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  • The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

    by John Perkins ...
    Featuring 15 explosive new chapters, this new edition of the New York Times bestseller brings the story of Economic Hit Men up-to-date and, chillingly, home to the U.S.―but it also gives us hope and the tools to fight back.Former economic hit man John Perkins shares new details about the ways he and others cheated countries around the globe out of trillions of dollars. Then he reveals how the ... Read more

    $23.97 AUD

  • Essential Law for Non Lawyers

    by Norman Katter ...
    An easy-to-read guide to understanding essential law for business, professionals, government and students. Practical scenarios with legal solutions are provided at the end of each chapter. Topics include: Australian Legal System, Business Entities, Classification of Law, Contracts, Negligence, Property, Misrepresentation, Agency, Property & Secured and Unsecured Credit. ... Read more

    $19.95 AUD

  • Contract Law

    Principles and Context

    Contract Law: Principles and Context presents the development of contract law through a considered selection of cases that are both authoritative and used as factual examples to explain the law. The text introduces readers to the nature and range of contracts, the process for making a contract, rights and duties, adjustments to contracts, vitiating factors and unfair conduct, ending contracts, and ... Read more

    $88.87 AUD

  • The End of Lawyers?: Rethinking the nature of legal services

    Rethinking the nature of legal services

    This widely acclaimed legal bestseller has provoked a tidal wave of debate within the legal profession, being hailed as an inspiration by some and as heresy by others. Susskind lays down a challenge to all lawyers, and indeed all those in a professional service environment. He urges them to ask themselves, with their hands on their hearts, what elements of their current workload could be ... Read more

    $31.34 AUD

  • Stealth of Nations

    The Global Rise of the Informal Economy

    **• Thousands of Africans head to China each year to buy cell phones, auto parts, and other products that they will import to their home countries through a clandestine global back channel.• Hundreds of Paraguayan merchants smuggle computers, electronics, and clothing across the border to Brazil.• Scores of laid-off San Franciscans, working without any licenses, use Twitter to sell home-cooked ... Read more

    $20.45 AUD

  • Valuing and Licensing Intellectual Property

    series 6
    For many knowledge-intensive or technology-based start-up companies, the professional management of intellectual property (IP) is critically important. In fact, IP may be the main asset by which the value of a young company is determined and on which decisions to invest in the company are based – and so IP needs to be considered very early in the planning process. The Commercialising Intellectual ... Read more

    $10.11 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Australian Commercial Law

    Australian Commercial Law offers a concise yet comprehensive introduction to commercial law in Australia. The textbook provides a thorough and detailed discussion of a variety of topics in commercial law such as agency, bailment, the sale of goods, the transfer of property and the Personal Property Securities Act. The book also offers a detailed overview of topics within the Australian Consumer ... Read more

    $90.74 AUD

  • The Law of Electronic Commerce

    by Alan Davidson ...
    Written specifically for legal practitioners and students, this book examines the concerns, laws and regulations involved in Electronic Commerce. In just a few years, commerce via the World Wide Web and other online platforms has boomed, and a new field of legal theory and practice has emerged. Legislation has been enacted to keep pace with commercial realities, cyber-criminals and unforeseen ... Read more

    $71.05 AUD

  • International Law

    Cases and Materials with Australian Perspectives

    International Law: Cases and Materials with Australian Perspectives is the authoritative textbook for Australian international law students. Written by a team of experts, it examines how international law is developed, implemented and interpreted, and features comprehensive commentary throughout. All core areas of the law are covered, with chapters on human rights, law of the sea, international ... Read more

    $108.45 AUD

  • Social Media and Electronic Commerce Law

    by Alan Davidson ...
    The ever-evolving nature of electronic commerce and social media continues to challenge the capacity of the courts to respond to privacy and security violations in 'cyberlaw'. Social Media and Electronic Commerce Law is designed to provide students and legal practitioners with a thorough and engaging exploration of the laws, regulations and grey areas of commerce via online platforms. This new ... Read more

    $90.74 AUD

  • Velocity

    The Seven New Laws for a World Gone Digital

    How can you win when the only certainty is change? Highly accessible, lively and inspiring, Velocity draws upon the authors' unique perspectives and experiences to present seven timeless new laws for businesses and individuals in a world that is dominated by rapid change and digital technology.Written as a fascinating and enjoyable conversation between the authors - Stefan Olander, Vice President ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Sports Betting: Law and Policy

    series ASSER International Sports Law Series
    Gambling is a significant global industry, which is worth around 0.6% of world trade, that is, around US$ 384 billion; and gambling on the outcome of sports events is a very popular pastime for millions of people around the world, who combine a bet with watching and enjoying their favourite sports. But, like any other human activity, sports betting is open to corruption and improper influence from ... Read more

    $431.19 AUD

  • IT Outsourcing Contracts

    A Legal and Practical Guide

    by Jimmy Desai ...
    This book identifies some of the benefits and the pitfalls that an organisation can encounter when outsourcing its IT.By providing a short, legal and practical guide to IT outsourcing, the reader should be able to quickly come up to speed with some of the legal and practical issues that might arise in an IT outsourcing contract. ... Read more

    $23.64 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The WTO Agreements

    The Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization and its Annexes

    This publication contains the text of the WTO's founding agreement, the 1994 Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization, and its Annexes, including all amendments and additions since its entry into force until September 2017. These include an amendment to the WTO's intellectual property agreement (TRIPS Agreement) aimed at improving developing countries' access to medicines, the ... Read more

    $53.34 AUD

  • Substance and Procedure in Private International Law

    series Oxford Private International Law Series
    When the law of a foreign country is selected or pleaded by a claimant or defendant, a question arises as to whether the issue pertains to substance, in which case it may be resolved by foreign law, or procedure, in which case it will be governed by the law of forum. This book examines the distinction between substance and procedure questions in private international law, and analyses where and ... Read more

    $337.03 AUD

  • The Power of Licensing

    Harnessing Brand Equity

    by Michael Stone ...
    As CEO of Beanstalk, a leading, New York City-based global brand licensing agency and part of the Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC), author Michael Stone has worked with companies as diverse as HGTV, the Ford Motor Company, the Coca-Cola Company and AT&T to create highly ambitious and successful strategic licensing and brand extension programs for Beanstalk's clients. At an increasing pace over the past ... Read more

    $23.97 AUD

  • Beratungs- und Haftungsrisiken in der Unternehmenskrise

    Risikomanagement für Steuerberater und Rechtsanwälte

    Die Tätigkeit als Steuerberater oder Rechtsanwalt stellt hohe Anforderungen an den Berater und bringt erhebliche Pflichten mit sich. Daher ist das damit einhergehende Haftungspotenzial nicht zu unterschätzen, sowohl in der täglichen Beratung, als insbesondere auch im Krisenmandat.Dieser Leitfaden sensibilisiert den Berater für die Haftungsgefahren im Krisenmandat und zeigt Wege zur ... Read more

    $31.56 AUD

  • African Perspectives on Trade and the WTO

    Domestic Reforms, Structural Transformation and Global Economic Integration

    Twenty-first century Africa is in a process of economic transformation, but challenges remain in areas such as structural reform, governance, commodity pricing and geopolitics. This book looks into key questions facing the continent, such as how Africa can achieve deeper integration into the rules-based multilateral trading system and the global economy. It provides a range of perspectives on the ... Read more

    $36.51 AUD

  • International Dispute Settlement

    A guide to the techniques and institutions used to solve international disputes, how they work and when they are used. This textbook looks at diplomatic (negotiation, mediation, inquiry and conciliation) and legal methods (arbitration, judicial settlement). It uses many, often topical, examples of each method in practice to place the theory of how things should work in the context of real-life ... Read more

    $60.82 AUD

  • Australian Cartel Regulation

    Law, Policy and Practice in an International Context

    Cartel regulation is a prime element of competition policy and an essential means of minimising the adverse effects of cartel activity on economic welfare. However, effective cartel regulation poses distinct challenges for governments, competition authorities and commentators across the globe. In Australian Cartel Regulation, leading competition law experts Caron Beaton-Wells and Brent Fisse ... Read more

    $155.20 AUD

  • UK Oil and Gas Law: Current Practice and Emerging Trends

    Volume II: Commercial and Contract Law Issues

    In recent years, a great deal has changed in the oil and gas industry, from legal and regulatory change to falling oil prices. The contemporary oil and gas industry is now intensely focussed on cost-saving and the UK has radical redrawn its revenue-raising expectations. This updated third edition has been published in two volumes: this volume focuses on commercial and contract law issues, while ... Read more

    $204.48 AUD

  • Risk Management

    How to Assess, Transfer and Communicate Critical Risks

    series Perspectives in Business Culture
    The increasingly risky environment in which companies operate is characterized by a rising number of risk components, factors, sources, and drivers. The identification, evaluation, and management of these risks require the capability to coordinate various skills within a company and in upstream and downstream relationships. This handbook provides an integrated approach to the assessment, transfer, ... Read more

    $116.15 AUD

  • The Corporation

    A Critical, Multi-Disciplinary Handbook

    The corporation has become an increasingly dominant force in contemporary society. However, comprehensive, in-depth analysis of the concept of the corporation is often restricted, or limited to one disciplinary approach. This handbook brings together the cutting-edge scholarship, expertise and insight of leading scholars in a wide range of disciplines, notably management studies, law, history, ... Read more

    $128.14 AUD

  • Remedies for Breach of Contract

    A Comparative Analysis of the Protection of Performance

    by Solène Rowan ...
    A thought-provoking analysis of remedies for breach of contract, this book examines the commitment of English law to the protection of contractual performance. It considers specific remedies, termination, compensatory damages, gain-based monetary awards, punitive damages, and contractually negotiated remedies. It also looks forward by considering how the protection of performance could be ... Read more

    $182.04 AUD