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  • International Secured Transactions Lawby Orkun Akseli

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 46.95

    This book focuses on international harmonisation and the law of secured transactions by distilling and analysing the unifying principles of various significant international conventions and instruments such as the UN Convention on the Assignment of Receivables, the Unidroit Convention on International Factoring, the EBRD Model Law on Secured Transactions,... more...

  • 2011by Andrea Bonomi; Gian Paolo Romano; Petar Sarcevic; Paul Volken

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 237.00

    The current volume of the "Yearbook of Private International Law" includes three special sections: The first one is devoted to the recent European developments in the area of family law like the proposal on the matrimonial property régimes in its relation with other EU instruments, such as Brussels IIbis or Rome III. Another special section deals with... more...

  • Secured Transactions Reform and Access to Creditby Frederique Dahan; John Simpson

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    Secured transactions reform, also known as pledge law reform, is seen as an important building block for economic development. This work addresses the question of what role laws and institutions can play to encourage access to credit. It is suitable for those involved in economic development and the interaction between law and economics. more...

  • Reforming Collateral Laws to Expand Access to Financeby Heywood Fleisig

    World Bank Publications 2006; US$ 9.99

    Most readers, especially those with car loans or home mortgages, know about "collateral"--property that the lender can take away from the borrower in the event that the borrower defaults. In low/middle income countries, it is understood that conservative lenders exclude firms from credit markets with their excessive collateral requirements.... more...

  • Die Fusion von Bürgschaft und Garantieby Christian Förster

    Mohr Siebeck 2010; US$ 91.88

    Hauptbeschreibung Anders als die Bürgschaft ist die nicht minder bedeutsame Garantie rechtsordnungsübergreifend bislang nahezu ungeregelt und muss zunächst dogmatisch ausgeformt werden. Selbst dann jedoch bleibt es bei nur schwer zu lösenden Abgrenzungsschwierigkeiten, insbesondere da sich bereits seit längerer Zeit das geschriebene und das tatsächlich... more...

  • Deutsches Otto von Gierke

    Duncker & Humblot 2012; US$ 93.40

    Hauptbeschreibung Das »Deutsche Privatrecht«, dessen drei Bände »Allgemeiner Teil und Personenrecht«, »Sachenrecht« und »Schuldrecht« in den Jahren 1895, 1905 und 1917 im Druck erschienen und dessen vierter Band »Familienrecht« erst 2010 aus dem Nachlaß herausgegeben wurde, ist nach dem »Genossenschaftsrecht« das zweite und letzte monumentale Hauptwerk... more...

  • Die Forderungsabtretung, insbesondere zur Kreditsicherung, in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland und in ausländischen Walther Hadding; Uwe H. Schneider

    Duncker & Humblot 2013; US$ 95.42

    Inhaltsverzeichnis Inhalt: A. Foriers, Belgien - W. Zeiss, Bundesrepublik Deutschland - E. Thuesen / H. V. Godsk Pedersen, Dänemark - M. H. Carl, England - J.-B. Blaise, Frankreich - G. B. Portale / A. A. Dolmetta, Italien - E. Maruyama, Japan - P. A. Stein, Niederlande - W. Jud, Österreich - B. Stauder / H. Stauder, Schweiz - A. Reichmann, Spanien... more...

  • The Jewish Law Annual Volume 14by Boston University of Law The Institute of Jewish Law

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 200.00

    The volume contains ten articles, including a penetrating analysis of the application of Jewish price fraud law to the workings of the present-day marketplace. Diverse in their scope and focus, the articles address legal, historical, textual, comparative and conceptual questions. The volume concludes with a survey of recent literature on biblical and... more...

  • Secured Credit under English and American Lawby Gerard McCormack

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 130.00

    McCormack examines English law on Secured Credit, highlighting its weaknesses, and evaluating possible remedies. Contains the text of Article 9. more...

  • Collateral Knowledgeby Annelise Riles

    University of Chicago Press 2011; US$ 30.00

    Who are the agents of financial regulation? Is good (or bad) financial governance merely the work of legislators and regulators? Here Annelise Riles argues that financial governance is made not just through top-down laws and policies but also through the daily use of mundane legal techniques such as collateral by a variety of secondary agents, from... more...