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  • The Consequences of Possessionby Eric Descheemaeker

    Edinburgh University Press 2014; US$ 100.00

    The first coherent analysis of the topic of possession from a comparative and historical legal perspective. The volume comprises contributions from some very distinguished scholars from the civilian tradition (Germany, Italy) as well as the common law (England) and mixed legal systems (Quebec, Scotland, South Africa). more...

  • Die Inanspruchnahme Privater durch den Staatby Lars Menninger

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 122.78

    Genaueres über die Geschichte unseres heutigen Enteignungsrechts ist bisher kaum bekannt. Die Arbeit zeichnet daher erstmals ausführlich die Begriffs- und Dogmengeschichte des Enteignungsrechts des 18./19. Jahrhunderts nach. Neben der Entwicklung des Aufopferungs- bzw. Enteignungsbegriffs untersucht der Autor die Enteignungslehre mit Blick auf die... more...

  • Stufen einer Güteverhandlungby Stephan Schmitt

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 55.07

    Ein praktischer Leitfaden für das Vorgehen in Güteverhandlungen. Der Verfasser beschreibt zivilrechtliche Streitigkeiten, die er als Güterichter geführt und hierbei Erfahrungen gewonnen hat. Er zeigt unterschiedliche Ansätze auf, mit deren Hilfe Streitparteien - unter Wahrung rechtsstaatlicher Grundsätze und parteilicher Dispositionsfreiheit sowie... more...

  • Property and Sovereigntyby James Charles Smith

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 129.95

    This book explores the relationships between property and the concept of sovereignty from a number of different perspectives. It distinguishes between the dual meaning of ‘sovereignty’ in property discourse - political sovereignty and owner sovereignty. The contributors discuss the nature of sovereignty in both senses, applying it to a wide... more...

  • Private Property and State Powerby James Huffman

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 90.00

    This book details the relationship between private property and government. As private property is important to both individual welfare and the public interest, the book provides an intellectual framework for the analysis and resolution of contemporary property rights disputes. more...

  • Richtlinienverstoß und Verschiebung der Contra-legem-Grenze im Privatrechtsverhältnisby Nicole Baldauf

    Mohr Siebeck 2013; US$ 77.87

    Hauptbeschreibung Nicole Baldauf behandelt die Problematik der richtlinienkonformen Rechtsfindung im Privatrechtsverhältnis. Ausgangspunkt sind zum einen die Voraussetzungen und Grenzen des nationalen Verfassungsrechts und Methodenverständnisses, zum anderen die Vorgaben des Europäischen Gerichtshofs zur unionsrechtskonformen Interpretation des nationalen... more...

  • International Insolvency Lawby Paul Omar

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 165.00

    Providing a follow-up to the 2008 book, International Insolvency Law: Themes and Perspectives, this book presents up-to-date accounts of themes in the field of insolvency law. It deals with reforms in and challenges to the subject in relation to its comparative and international aspect. The cutting edge contributions include chapters from common law,... more...

  • Choice-of-court Agreements under the European and International Instrumentsby Trevor Hartley

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 198.99

    This is the first text to address all the instruments that will govern choice-of-court agreements in Europe and to engage in a practical discussion of their mutual relationship. The existing common law, which has dominated discussion of this subject for so long, will become less significant as European and international instruments become more widely... more...

  • Defying the Law of the Landby Brian Casey; Carla King

    The History Press 2013; US$ 29.17

    This history of Ireland is inextricably linked with our relationship with the land. In this book, based on extensive research and investigation, the authors examine some of the key figures in Irish agrarian agitation and change. Looking at the Land League, the Knights of the Plough, the perception and reality of the Irish Landlords, this is an important... more...

  • Research Methods in Lawby Dawn Watkins; Mandy Burton

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95

    Designed for use by post-graduate students in law and legal studies this book provides a useful and critically rigorous introduction to the different research methodologies available to the student. The book will give students who are setting out on a project or dissertation a firm grounding on which they can base their research. The methodological... more...