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  • Genetic Discriminationby Gerard Quinn; Aisling de Paor; Peter Blanck

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this technology becomes more prevalent, there is a danger... more...

  • Betriebsverfassungsrechtby Klaus Pawlak; Jan Ruge

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 50.48

    Das Betriebsverfassungsrecht regelt grundlegend die Zusammenarbeit von Arbeitgeber und Betriebsrat. Dem Arbeitgeber stellen sich dabei unweigerliche viele Fragen, z.B. welche Mitbestimmungsrechte dem Betriebsrat zustehen oder welche Rechte das einzelne Betriebsratsmitglied im Hinblick auf Freistellungen und Schulungsmaßnahmen usw. hat. Kurzum: Grundlegende... more...

  • Das Arbeitsverhältnis in der Insolvenzby Thomas Lakies

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 40.09

    Welche Auswirkungen hat die Unternehmensinsolvenz auf das einzelne Arbeitsverhältnis? Gerät der Arbeitgeber in Insolvenz, gilt einerseits das ?normale? Arbeitsrecht, andererseits sind wichtige Besonderheiten zu beachten.Thomas Lakies informiert Sie anschaulich und konsequent an der Praxis orientiert über das Arbeitsverhältnis in der Insolvenz. Die... more...

  • Polity and Crisisby Massimo Fichera; Sakari Hänninen; Kaarlo Tuori

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 134.95

    This book addresses the present EU foundational dilemma by looking at the problematic relationship between the ideal model of integration and the reality of the 21st century. It discusses the current role of the EU and whether it aspires to be a democratic polity or a functional organization based on inter-governmental bargaining and explores the ways... more...

  • Concepts of Lawby Seán Patrick Donlan; Lukas Heckendorn Urscheler

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95

    In this study international legal experts explore legal concepts and contexts from diverse national and disciplinary perspectives. Themes range from legal and normative pluralism to the development of state law and legal systems, and from law’s rhetoric and the potential utility of alternative vocabularies to the polyjurality of the present. The... more...

  • Declarations of Interdependenceby Kirsten Anker

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95

    This book takes up the postcolonial challenge for law and explains how the problems of legal recognition for Indigenous peoples are tied to an orthodox theory of law.The author focuses on prominent aspects of legal discourse and process and includes case studies and examples principally drawn from Australia and Canada. As a contribution to legal theory... more...

  • Das Arbeitsrecht der Energiewirtschaftby Patrick Mückl

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00

    Labor law in the energy industry is governed by a special regulatory regime. The strong ties between many firms and public authorities and the exploitation of new energy sources outside of Germany have created multi-faceted problems. This study takes a reasoned position on all issues related to the special labor regime for the energy industry, offering... more...

  • Religious Expression in the Workplace and the Contested Role of Lawby Andrew Hambler

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    The workplace is a key forum in which the issue of religion and its position in the public sphere is under debate. Desires to observe and express religious beliefs in the workplace can introduce conflict between employees and employers. This book addresses the role the law plays in the resolution of these potential conflicts. The book considers... more...

  • Flexibilisierung von Arbeitsbedingungen in der unternehmerischen Praxisby Alexander Bissels; Martina Hidalgo

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00

    This work provides a clear presentation of the legal foundations and labor court precedents for attorneys and non-attorneys alike, along with specific suggestions for a more flexible approach to essential working conditions. Especially because flexibilization is still in legal flux, the work is sure to be an indispensable reference work for everyone... more...

  • Droit hospitalierby Marc Dupont; Claudine Bergoignan-Esper

    Dalloz 2014; US$ 31.99

    Le droit hospitalier connaît depuis plusieurs années d'importantes mutations. Elles accompagnent les préoccupations de notre société sur la bonne gestion des hôpitaux, la sécurité et la qualité des soins, l'accessibilité de tous à la médecine dans des conditions géographiques et financières satisfaisantes, et les droits des malades. Le cadre juridique... more...