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Labor & Employment

  • Managing the Legal Nexus Between Intellectual Property and Employeesby Lynda J. Oswald; Marisa Anne Pagnattaro

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    The explosion in intellectual capital coincides with a growing understanding of the importance of human capital to the firm. This book examines the pressing legal issues that arise at the intersections of intellectual property law, employment law, and global trade, such as the use of employment contracts to protect intellectual property, ownership... more...

  • The Sustainability of the European Social Modelby Jean-Claude Barbier; Ralf Rogowski; Fabrice Colomb

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    This book argues that the European Social Model can only be sustained in the current economic crisis if social and employment policies are adequately recognised as integral parts of European economic policy-making. The contributing authors investigate this hypothesis through comparative evaluations of interactions of EU economic governance with national... more...

  • Das Vorstandsmitglied einer AG als Arbeitnehmer?by Judith Erren

    Tectum Verlag 2015; Not Available

    Sind Vorstandsmitglieder einer AG Arbeitnehmer? - ?Nein?, wird der mit der Rechtsprechung vertraute Leser bestimmt sagen, denn sie sind nicht persönlich anhängig, weil sie die Gesellschaft eigenverantwortlich leiten. Doch trifft dies auch für Vorstände kleiner AGs zu? Sind diese tatsächlich nicht manchmal viel abhängiger, weniger geschützt und auch... more...

  • Labor Standards in International Supply Chainsby Daniel Berliner; Anne Regan Greenleaf; Milli Lake; Margaret Levi; Jennifer Noveck

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00

    Labor Standards in International Supply Chains examines developments in working conditions over the past thirty years. The authors analyze the stakeholders and mechanisms that create challenges and opportunities for improving labor rights around the world, in sectors including apparel, footwear and electronics. Extended examples from China, Honduras,... more...

  • Making the Empire Workby Daniel E. Bender; Jana K. Lipman

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 28.00

    Millions of laborers, from the Philippines to the Caribbean, performed the work of the United States empire. Forging a global economy connecting the tropics to the industrial center, workers harvested sugar, cleaned hotel rooms, provided sexual favors, and filled military ranks. Placing working men and women at the center of the long history of the... more...

  • The Education of a Lawyerby Gary Muldoon

    American Bar Association 2015; US$ 39.99

    This book is a delightful read that provides invaluable advice about the practice of law. Written for aspiring and young attorneys, the book is a font of wisdom on a range of topics: legal writing, speaking, handling clients, staying current on the law, and managing all the relationships typically encountered by lawyers. Derived from the author's... more...

  • Create Your Own Employee Handbookby Lisa Guerin; Amy Delpo

    NOLO 2015; US$ 49.99

    Every company needs an employee handbook, but not every company has one. Lawyers charge thousands of dollars for a handbook; other ?do-it-yourself? products don?t offer the updated legal information and careful guidance necessary to do a good job. Create Your Own Employee Handbook bridges the gap, with detailed explanations, information on current... more...

  • Employer's Legal Handbook, Theby Fred S. Steingold

    NOLO 2015; US$ 49.99

    A comprehensive guide to the major legal issues facing employers, from hiring to firing (and everything in between). In Nolo?s plain-English style, this bestseller cuts through the legalese to provide all the information business owners and managers need to know to avoid legal problems and treat employees fairly. more...

  • Stateless Lawby Professor Helge Dedek; Professor Shauna Van Praagh; Dr Seán Patrick Donlan; Julian Sidoli del Ceno

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 124.95

    This volume offers a critical analysis and illustration of the challenges and promises of ?stateless? law thought, pedagogy and approaches to governance - that is, understanding and conceptualizing law in a post-national condition. From common, civil and international law perspectives, the collection focuses on the definition and role of law as an... more...

  • Justice as Friendshipby Professor Seow Hon Tan

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 124.95

    This book explores the question of justification of law. It examines some perennial jurisprudential debates and suggests that law must find its justification in morality. Drawing upon the Aristotelian inspiration that friends have no need for justice - in (ideal) friendship, we behave justly - Seow Hon Tan develops a theory of law based on the universal... more...