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  • Immobilienfinanzierung und Verbraucherschutzby Christian Hertel; Hervé Edelmann

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 48.97

    Kaum ein anderes Thema sorgte in jüngster Vergangenheit für mehr Unruhe in Rechtsprechung und Literatur als die Haftung der Kreditwirtschaft im Zusammenhang mit der Finanzierung steuerinduzierter Immobilien- und Fondsanlagen. Eine detaillierte Darstellung... more...

  • State Responsibility for Interferences with the Freedom of Navigation in Public International Lawby Philipp Wendel

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 151.54

    A multitude of conventions in the area of the Law of the Sea contains provisions on the issue of compensation for (wrongful) interferences with navigation. Even though interferences by warships and coast guard vessels, due to a perceived increased risk of international crimes at sea, seem to have become more frequent, the compensation provisions have... more...

  • Maritime Work Law Fundamentals: Responsible Shipowners, Reliable Seafarersby Iliana Christodoulou-Varotsi; Dmitry A. Pentsov

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 198.17

    The importance of international maritime labour law - both as a component of - ternational maritime law, and in socio-political and economic terms - has been recognised by the IMO International Maritime Law Institute for a number of years. Indeed, the Institute has annually organised a course on maritime labour law with the participation of inter alia... more...

  • International Commercial and Marine Arbitrationby Georgios I. Zekos

    Taylor and Francis 2000; US$ 54.95

    International Commercial and Marine Arbitration analyses and compares commercial-martime arbitration in a number of different legal systems including the US, the UK, Greece and Belgium. The book examines the role of the courts in arbitration in each of these countries, making reference to the latest case law, and also makes extensive reference to... more...

  • From Basel 1 to Basel 3by Laurent Balthazar

    Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 310.00

    The proposed rules are presented and key issues regarding implementation of the accord identified. The model used to calibrate the capital requirements under Basel 2 is analyzed and projected forward to present what could be key new elements in the future Basel 3 regulation. A CD-ROM is included to illustrate regulator models. more...

  • Trade and Environment in the EC and the WTOby J. Wiers

    Europa Law Publishing 2002; US$ 122.00

    Is a country allowed to prohibit the use of metal beverage cans if it hampers trade from other countries? Can a country impose gasoline quality standards that allow foreign refiners less possibilities to adapt to these standards than domestic refiners? Can it require all wood products sold on its market to carry a label indicating whether they have... 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...

  • Corporate Rescue Lawby Gerard McCormack

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    Offers a comparative critique of Anglo-American corporate bankruptcy law. This title challenges the standard characterisation that US law in the sphere of corporate bankruptcy is 'pro-debtor' and UK law is 'pro-creditor', and suggests that the traditional thesis is, at best, a potentially misleading over-simplification. more...

  • Managing the Modern Law Firmby Laura Empson

    OUP Oxford 2010; US$ 47.99

    Law firms face unique organizational, managerial, and business issues, such as the role of partners, new practice development, payment systems, the value of legal knowledge, career development, and competitive advantage. This book investigates these particular challenges and is ideal for anybody researching or managing professional service firms. more...

  • Trade Terms Translatorby Edward G. Hinkelman

    World Trade Press 2008; US$ 28.50

    3,450 international trade terms translated to and from eight languages (English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese and Japanese) more...