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Conflict of Laws

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  • Casino Royale

    by Ian Fleming and 1 more

    In the first of Ian Fleming's James Bond novels, 007 declares war on Le Chiffre, French communist and paymaster of the Soviet murder organization SMERSH.The battle begins with a fifty-million-franc game of baccarat, gains momentum during Bond's fiery love affair with a sensuous lady spy, and reaches a chilling climax with fiendish torture at the hands of a master sadist. ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • The Deprived

    Innocent On Death Row

    by Steffen Hou

    Six Americans tell the heartbreaking and dramatic stories of how they ended up on death row for crimes they never committed. In some cases they were minutes away from being executed despite their innocence. The Deprived: Innocent on Death Row provides a rare insight into life on death row. Through compelling interviews the book describes how innocent mothers and fathers suddenly become victims of ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • Substance and Procedure in Private International Law

    by Richard Garnett

    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

    $345.61 AUD

  • Trusts and Modern Wealth Management

    by Richard C. Nolan and 2 more

    Trust law has grown and developed over recent years through the continued ingenuity of practitioners and the provision of innovative new trust laws by offshore jurisdictions. The wealth managed through the medium of trust law has also changed in recent years, as increasingly it has come from the newly rich of Asia. This brings distinctive issues to the fore: the role of settlors, family members ... Read more

    $258.05 AUD

  • Justice, Community and Globalization

    Groundwork to a Communal-Cosmopolitanism

    by Joshua Anderson

    This book takes up the tension between globalization and community in order to articulate a new theory of global justice.Although the process of globalization is not new, its current manifestation and consequences are. At the same time, there is a growing recognition of the importance of community, identity and belonging. These two facts have generally been understood to be fundamentally in ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • New Private Law Theory

    A Pluralist Approach

    by Stefan Grundmann and 2 more

    New Private Law Theory opens a new pathway to private law theory through a pluralistic approach. Such a theory needs a broad and stable foundation, which the authors have built here through a canon of nearly seventy texts of reference. This book brings these different texts from different disciplines into conversation with each other, grouping them around central questions of private law and at ... Read more

    $154.32 AUD

  • Community Futures, Legal Architecture

    Foundations for Indigenous Peoples in the Global Mining Boom

    by Marcia Langton and 1 more

    How are indigenous and local people faring in their dealings with mining and related industries in the first part of the 21st century? The unifying experience in all the resource-rich states covered in the book is the social and economic disadvantage experienced by indigenous peoples and local communities, paradoxically surrounded by wealth-producing projects. Another critical commonality is the ... Read more

    $62.58 AUD

  • Transnational Commercial Law

    International Instruments and Commentary

    by Roy Goode and 3 more

    Transnational commercial law represents the outcome of work undertaken to harmonize national laws affecting domestic and cross-border transactions and is upheld by a diverse spectrum of instruments. Now in its second edition, this authoritative work brings together the major instruments in this field, dividing them into thirteen groups: Treaty Law, Contracts, Electronic Commerce, International ... Read more

    $525.35 AUD

  • Your Right To Know

    How to Use the Law to Get Government Secrets

    by Jim Bronskill and 1 more

    series Reference Series
    Governments and institutions hold secrets you are entitled by law to know. But how do you exercise your right? In this definitive guide, you will learn how to gain access to information and how to pry loose records governments and institutions would prefer not to release. This book walks you through the maze and over the obstacles that stand in the way of your right to know. In the process you ... Read more

    $10.88 AUD

  • The Financial Courts

    Adjudicating Disputes in Derivatives Markets

    by Jo Braithwaite

    series International Corporate Law and Financial Market Regulation
    In The Financial Courts, Jo Braithwaite analyses thirty years of cases involving the global derivatives markets, exploring the nature of these legal disputes and assessing their impact on financial markets and on commercial law more broadly. Weaving together this substantial body of cases with theoretical insights drawn from the growing literature on the internationalisation of financial law, ... Read more

    $134.63 AUD

  • Private International Law and Global Governance

    by Horatia Muir Watt and 1 more

    series Law And Global Governance
    Contemporary debates about the changing nature of law engage theories of legal pluralism, political economy, social systems, international relations (or regime theory), global constitutionalism, and public international law. Such debates reveal a variety of emerging responses to distributional issues which arise beyond the Western welfare state and new conceptions of private transnational ... Read more

    $207.34 AUD

  • Noções De Direito Militar

    by Ademir Antonio Minani

    Este livro trata de um ramo especial do Direito concernente aos integrantes das Forças Armadas, das Polícias Militares e dos Corpos de Bombeiros Militares, instituições que devem obediência e respeito às regras impostas pelo Código Penal-Militar e pelo Código de Processo Penal-Militar. O Direito Militar é aplicado a uma categoria de funcionários especiais, que possuem prerrogativas e deveres ... Read more

    $4.39 AUD

  • Conflict of Laws and Arbitral Discretion

    The Closest Connection Test

    by Benjamin Hayward

    series Oxford Private International Law Series
    Arbitration is the dispute resolution method of choice in international commerce, but it rests on a complex legal foundation. In many international commercial contracts, the parties will choose the law governing any future disputes. However, where the parties do not choose a governing law, the prevailing approach in arbitration is to afford arbitrators broad and largely unfettered discretion to ... Read more

    $193.59 AUD

  • The Many Lives of Transnational Law

    Critical Engagements with Jessup's Bold Proposal

    by Peer Zumbansen

    In 1956, ICJ judge Philip Jessup highlighted the gaps between private and public international law and the need to adapt the law to border-crossing problems. Today, sixty years later, we still ask what role transnational law can play in a deeply divided, post-colonial world, where multinationals hold more power and more assets than many nation states. In searching for suitable answers to pressing ... Read more

    $136.50 AUD

  • Veiled Power

    International Law and the Private Corporation 1886-1981

    by Doreen Lustig

    series Law and Global Governance
    Veiled Power conducts a thorough historical study of the relationship between international law and business corporations. It chronicles the emergence of the contemporary legal architecture for corporations in international law between 1886 and 1981. Doreen Lustig traces the relationship between two legal 'veils': the sovereign veil of the state and the corporate veil of the company. The interplay ... Read more

    $110.65 AUD

  • PIANO DI ADEGUAMENTO AL REGOLAMENTO GENERALE SULLA PROTEZIONE DEI DATI (GDPR)

    by Cyrus Jackson

    Una valida guida per adeguarsi alla nuova legge GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).Il "PIANO DI ADEGUAMENTO AL REGOLAMENTO GENERALE SULLA PROTEZIONE DEI DATI (GDPR)" analizza il concetto del GDPR per aiutarti a comprenderne il funzionamento e ti segue passo passo nel processo di adeguamento.Questo libro è scritto in modo chiaro, semplice e facile da capire, chiarendo il "legalese" che trovi ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • The Common Law

    by Oliver Wendell Holmes

    The Common Law is a book that was written by Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. in 1881, 21 years before Holmes became an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.The book is about common law in the United States, including torts, property, contracts, and crime. It is written as a series of lectures.One of the most famous aphorisms to be drawn from this book occurs on the first page: ... Read more

    $218.11 AUD

  • International Criminal Tribunals

    A Normative Defense

    by Larry May and 1 more

    In the last two decades there has been a meteoric rise of international criminal tribunals and courts, and also a strengthening chorus of critics against them. Today it is hard to find strong defenders of international criminal tribunals and courts. This book attempts such a defense against an array of critics. It offers a nuanced defense, accepting many criticisms but arguing that the idea of ... Read more

    $30.90 AUD

  • International Commercial Arbitration

    Different Forms and their Features

    by Giuditta Cordero-Moss

    Arbitration clauses in international commercial contracts are often reused from existing contracts. By so doing, the parties choose to apply, for example, either ad hoc or institutional arbitration and the UNCITRAL, ICC, LCIA, SCC, Swiss or other arbitration rules without necessarily being aware of the consequences. Moreover, parties often assume that an arbitration clause has the effect of ... Read more

    $138.37 AUD

  • Hindu Law

    Beyond Tradition and Modernity

    by Werner Menski

    This book presents a study on a postmodernist analysis of classical Hindu law, which has become neglected due to the modernist assumptions about the increasing irrelevance of ‘religious’ legal systems. The book is split into three parts. The first part focuses on the historical and conceptual background of Hindu law, while the second part concentrates on five facets of Hindu law that go beyond ... Read more

    $345.61 AUD

  • Essays on Private Law

    Foreign Law and Foreign Judgments

    by Ian Baxter

    series Heritage
    This book contains a series of essays on conflict laws, including jurisdiction of the courts, choice of law, renvoi, property, recognition of family status, and recognition of foreign corporations. It is not a text-book, but an analysis and criticism of existing principles with recommendations for reform and for a different approach to the subject. In general, an approach is advocated that will be ... Read more

    $30.68 AUD

  • Anwendungsvoraussetzungen und -bereich des Common European Sales Law

    Im Vergleich mit dem UN-Kaufrecht und den Principles of Asian Contract Law

    by Jongduk Lee

    series Schriften zum internationalen Privat- und Verfahrensrecht
    Heutzutage ist das Privatrecht von der riesigen Welle der Globalisierung nicht ausgenommen. Der Autor untersucht anhand des CESL-Projekts, ob und wie ein zusätzliches europaweit einheitliches Kaufrecht wirklich sinnvoll und praktikabel ist oder in Zukunft tatsächlich verwirklicht werden kann. Einheitliche Vertragsrechte befinden sich im Umbruch und werden gleichzeitig auf regionaler und ... Read more

    $92.83 AUD

  • If It Pleases the Court

    Servants of the Court for Hire

    by Jax A. Stone and 1 more

    The sole intent behind the creation of this book is to tell a story of a subject line exposing legal corruption and domestic violence. Most people do realize that there is always a little corruption in any form of government, but after becoming aware of the real-life events this book portrays, this story had to be told. As you start to follow this story through the pages, I think you will be blown ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Environmental Law

    by Emma Lees and 1 more

    series Oxford Handbooks
    This Handbook is the first comprehensive account of comparative environmental law. It examines in detail the methodological foundations of the discipline as well as the substance of environmental law across countries from four vantage points: country studies from all continents, responses to common problems (including air pollution, water management, nature conservation, genetically modified ... Read more

    $316.57 AUD