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The legal profession

  • Ethics of the Legal Professionby Sir Fred Phillips

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 120.00

    In countries outside the developed world, although writers have written commentaries on specific legal codes, very little attention has been given to legal writing which has focused specifically on the ethics of the legal profession. This book makes a special contribution in that regard providing, as it does, a comparative study of prevailing efforts... more...

  • Research Handbook on the Economics of Insurance Lawby Daniel Schwarcz; Peter Siegelman

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 60.00

    Insurance law and insurance economics each have long and distinguished scholarly histories, but participants in the two disciplines have not always communicated well across academic silos. The Handbook encourages more policy-relevant insurance economics scholarship and more economically sophisticated legal scholarship by bringing together original... more...

  • Routledge Handbook of Maritime Regulation and Enforcementby Robin Warner; Stuart Kaye

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 209.00

    With advances in technology and maritime transport, human use of the ocean now extends beyond the traditional activities of navigation and fishing. Emerging activities such as bioprospecting, deep seabed mineral and hydrocarbon exploration and exploitation, offshore renewable energy developments and marine scientific probes of deep sea areas challenge... more...

  • Rechtsfragen der individualisierten Medizinby Miriam Keil

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 69.53

    Das Buch thematisiert die vielfältigen Rechtsfragen, welche die individualisierte Medizin in der Gesundheitsversorgung sowie in der medizinischen Praxis aufwirft. Die individualisierte Medizin gilt als medizinische Revolution, bisweilen als „Synonym für die Medizin der Zukunft“, von der man sich erhebliche Fortschritte bei der Bekämpfung von Krankheiten,... more...

  • International Maritime Labour Lawby Laura Carballo Piñeiro

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 102.82

    This book focuses on maritime employment from a private international law perspective. The first chapter analyzes the background against which international jurisdiction and conflict of laws rules are drawn up and examines uniform law in this context, in particular the 2006 Maritime Labour Convention and the 2007 ILO Convention No. 188 on Work in Fishing.... more...

  • Legal Services Regulation at the Crossroadsby N. Semple

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    Through a comparative study of English-speaking jurisdictions, this book seeks to illuminate the policy choices involved in legal services regulation as well as the important consequences of those choices. Regulation can protect the interests of clients and the public, and reinforce the rule of law. On the other hand, legal services regulation can... more...

  • Time Chartersby Terence Coghlin; Terrence Coghlin; Andrew Baker; Julian Kenny; John Kimball; Tom Belknap

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 794.95

    Acclaimed as the standard reference work on the law relating to time charters, this new edition provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject, accessible and useful both to shipping lawyers and to shipowners, charterers, P&I Clubs and other insurers. It provides full coverage of both English and U.S. law, now updated with all the important decisions... more...

  • HSBA Handbook on Ship Financeby Orestis Schinas; Carsten Grau; Max Johns

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 130.01

    This book is a major work that focuses exclusively on ship finance and includes contributions on the increasingly complex field of ship finance, which has over the last two decades become a key aspect in the world of shipping and ship owning. The book offers an enlightening mix of theoretical analysis and well-founded practical insights into the daily... more...

  • The Hamburg Lectures on Maritime Affairs 2011-2013by Jürgen Basedow; Ulrich Magnus; Rüdiger Wolfrum; Anatol Dutta

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 102.82

    In 2007, the International Max Planck Research School for Maritime Affairs together with the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), both based in Hamburg, decided to establish an annual lecture series, the "Hamburg Lectures on Maritime Affairs" - giving distinguished scholars and practitioners the opportunity to present and discuss... more...

  • Voyage Chartersby Julian Cooke; Tim Young; Michael Ashcroft; Andrew Taylor; John Kimball; David Martowski; LeRoy Lambert; Michael Sturley

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 794.95

    Widely regarded as the leading authority on voyage charters, this book is the most comprehensive and intellectually-rigorous analysis of the area, is regularly cited in court and by arbitrators, and is the go-to guide for drafting and disputing charterparty contracts. Voyage Charters provides the reader with a clause-by-clause analysis of the two... more...