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  • Compendium of Maritime Labour Instrumentsby International Labour Organization

    International Labour Office 2008; US$ 30.00

    Maritime Labour Convention, 2006; Seafarers' Identity Documents (Revised) Convention, 2003; Work in Fishing Convention and Recommendation, 2007. This essential new reference source presents the full text of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, along with a collection of related standards, including the Seafarers' Identity Documents Convention... more...

  • Guidelines for Port State Control Officers Carrying Out Inspections Under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006by International Labour Organization

    International Labour Office 2009; US$ 15.00

    The guidelines contained in this book are an important international resource for implementing port State responsibilities under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC). They were adopted by the ILO in September 2008 together with Guidelines for flag State inspections under the MLC, 2006. more...

  • The Maritime Labour Convention, 2006by Moira McConnell; Dominick Devlin; Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry

    BRILL 2011; US$ 297.00

    The Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006), adopted by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in 2006, is the fourth pillar of the international maritime regulatory regime. It both fills a gap in the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and complements the International Maritime Organizations (IMO) core conventions on ship... more...

  • The Hamburg Lectures on Maritime Affairs 2009 & 2010by Jürgen Basedow; Ulrich Magnus; Rüdiger Wolfrum; Anatol Dutta

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 83.61

    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...

  • Groups, Rules and Legal Practiceby Rodrigo Eduardo Sánchez Brigido

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 155.29

    This book provides an exhaustive analysis and criticism of the main theories of the practice of law-applying officials. It proposes an elaborate model of collective action and the notion of being under a duty qua member of a group. more...

  • Lawyers at Workby Clare Cosslett

    Apress 2012; US$ 20.30

    "With probing questions and articulate answers, Cosslett and her subjects shed light on the challenges of legal practice in the current legal market." BLS Law Notes , 11.16.12 Lawyers at Work reveals what it means and what it takes to be a satisfied, sane, and successful lawyer in today’s tough legal marketplace. Through incisive in-depth interviews,... more...

  • Reinsuring Clausesby Ozlem Gurses

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 535.00

    This book provides a comparative English/US law study of the operation of facultative reinsurance contracts. Most of the reinsurance litigation in England and the US has involved this type of contract, and there are regular arbitrations and judicial proceedings in the leading common law jurisdictions to which this book will be relevant. The book is... more...

  • Handeln und Unterlassenby Hermes Andreas Kick; Jochen Taupitz

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 63.23

    Trotz der verbreiteten materialistischen Fehlhaltung bestehen die religiösen und philosophischen Grundfragen des Menschen weiter. Auch die Aufgaben der Me­ dizin bleiben bestehen, nämlich Krankheiten heilen, Leiden lindern und Leben verlängern. Grundlage jedes Arzt-Patienten-Verhältnisses ist das Vertrauen. Im Vertrauensfeld zwischen Arzt und Patient... more...

  • Lawyers, Markets and Regulationby F.H. Stephen

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    Frank H. Stephen's evaluation of public policy on the legal profession in UK and European jurisdictions explores how regulation and self-regulation have been liberalized over the past 30 years. The book surveys where the most recent and radical liberalization involving the ownership of law firms by non-lawyers is likely to lead, and appraises the... more...

  • Jiu Jitsu Jurisprudenceby Ryan Danz

    American Bar Association 2013; US$ 19.99

    Jiu Jitsu Jurisprudence provides lawyers with an alternative way to balance their busy and stressful lives—both in and out of the courtroom—through the sport and meditational practices of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. It incorporates a total body workout while enhancing mental faculties (awareness, concentration, reaction) with emotional benefits (confidence,... more...