Foundations in Context

Author: Scott Slorach
Publisher: College of Law Pub.
ISBN: 9781909176102
Format: PDF, ePub
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Foundations in Context explains the major principles and rules of the foundations of English Law - Contract; Tort; Crime: Public Law; EU Law; Trusts; and Land Law - in the context of commonplace, readily understandable situations. In so doing, it provides a clear path to a proper understanding of both the purpose and principles of English Law. Written by experienced law tutors using accessible language, it assists law students by providing a contextual picture of each foundation subject, cutting through the complexities of legal studies. This text will be essential reading for anyone undertaking an LLB or GDL programme.

Legal Foundations 2017 2018

Author: Kier Bamford
Publisher: College of Law Publishing
ISBN: 1911269909
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Legal Foundations provides a practical introduction to five subjects that are an intrinsic part of legal practice and which must be clearly understood by all practitioners: Revenue Law, Professional Conduct, EC Law, Human Rights and Probate and Administration. Worked examples illustrate how these topics are applied in practice.

Skills for Lawyers 2015 2016

Author: Annabel Elkington
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781910661321
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Legal practice requires not only understanding of the law but also the skills to put knowledge into practice. Using real-life examples and practical hints and tips, this text will lay the foundations of a successful career in law.This new edition of Skills for Lawyers has been thoroughly revised to include a range of self-test exercises and case studies. Key areas have been expanded and ethical points highlighted to sharpen the practical edge of the book.OnlineSkills for Lawyers also offers innovative online content with new opportunities to practise each key skill within the context of core LPC subjects. The authors, experienced skills tutors and practitioners, aim to ensure that problems faced by students and trainees are comprehensively addressed. Online materials include:Letters and emails illustrating common mistakes and guidance on how to avoid themGuidance on how to create research trails, with examplesMultiple choice questions to test understanding of skills within the context of core LPC subjects, with guidance on how to apply skills to other subject areasFrequently asked questions with insight from lecturers and practitionersCommonly faced problems in each skills area, and advice on how to overcome themVideo clips demonstrating skills in practice

Skills for Lawyers

Author: Annabel Elkington Staff
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781905391592
Format: PDF, Docs
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Legal practice requires not only understanding of the law but also the skills to put knowledge into practice. Using real-life examples and practical hints and tips, this text will lay the foundations of a successful career in law.

Legal Foundations 2015 2016

Author: Keir Bamford
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781910661307
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Legal Foundations provides a practical introduction to five subjects that are an intrinsic part of legal practice and which must be clearly understood by all practitioners: Revenue Law, Professional Conduct, EU Law, Human Rights, and Probate and Administration. Worked examples illustrate how these topics are applied in practice

Skills for Lawyers 2014 2015

Author: Annabel Elkington
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781910019528
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Legal practice requires not only understanding of the law but also the skills to put knowledge into practice. Using real-life examples and practical hints and tips, this text will lay the foundations of a successful career in law.This new edition of Skills for Lawyers has been thoroughly revised to include a range of self-test exercises and case studies. Key areas have been expanded and ethical points highlighted to sharpen the practical edge of the book.OnlineSkills for Lawyers also offers innovative online content with new opportunities to practise each key skill within the context of core LPC subjects. The authors, experienced skills tutors and practitioners, aim to ensure that problems faced by students and trainees are comprehensively addressed. Online materials include:Letters and emails illustrating common mistakes and guidance on how to avoid themGuidance on how to create research trails, with examplesMultiple choice questions to test understanding of skills within the context of core LPC subjects, with guidance on how to apply skills to other subject areasFrequently asked questions with insight from lecturers and practitionersCommonly faced problems in each skills area, and advice on how to overcome them Video clips demonstrating skills in practice

Textbook on Immigration and Asylum Law

Author: Gina Clayton
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198747551
Format: PDF
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The seventh edition of Textbook on Immigration and Asylum Law continues to provide students with expert coverage of case law and legislation, along with dynamic analysis of the political context and social impact of the law, and a strong focus on human rights. Including key case summaries, chapter questions and further reading, the book deftly guides the reader through this fascinating and constantly developing area of law, using clear and accessible language throughout. An ideal guide for all students of the subject. This book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre, which contains the following resources designed to support the book: - Updates providing easy access to changes and developments in the law - Problem questions to test knowledge and develop analytical skill - Guidance on how to answer the end-of-chapter questions - A selection of web links to support additional research

Foundations for the LPC 2013 14

Author: George Miles
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199679088
Format: PDF, ePub
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Foundations for the LPC covers the compulsory foundation areas of the Legal Practice Course as set out in the LPC Outcomes: Professional Conduct, Tax/Revenue Law, and Wills & Administration of Estates. The book also features content on EU and human rights law, two topics now taught pervasively through the LPC course. For the 2013 edition, chapters 4-6 and 8-10 on Revenue Law are presented on the Online Resource Centre that accompanies the book. Using worked examples and scenarios throughout to illustrate key points, this guide is essential reading for all students and a useful reference source for practitioners. To aid understanding and test comprehension of the core material, checkpoints and summaries feature in every chapter. Online resources accompanying the text include useful web-links, chapters on revenue law, forms and diagrams.

Civil Litigation 2016 2017

Author: Susan Cunningham-Hill
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198765916
Format: PDF
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Civil Litigation introduces students to the processes and procedures involved in making and defending civil litigation claims. The text is ideal for students taking the Legal Practice Course or relevant LLB or LLM modules and features case studies on both a personal injury matter and a commercial matter, making it suitable for students with either a high street or a commercial focus. Following the chronological progression of a civil litigation claim, the book offers practical guidance on advising clients whilst ensuring that the principles of the SRA Handbook and Code of Conduct 2011 are maintained. Students on CILEx courses, new trainees in practice, and paralegals will find this practical guidance of use in both their study and their work. Innovative diagrams at the beginning of chapters clearly illustrate the litigation procedure and help students understand the nature of the process as a whole. Examples provide students with a realistic context for their learning, while issues of cost, best practice, and professional conduct are clearly highlighted. Alternative dispute resolution is given appropriate practical emphasis, and references to the Civil Procedure Rules throughout make sure that students are ready for life in practice. Online Resource Centre Case study documentation to support the fictional scenarios referred to in the book Additional chapters covering injunctions, a practical guide to court hearings, instructions to counsel and enforcements of judgment Annotated forms Appendix - links to key Court forms Litigation train timeline to help students put the litigation process in context Podcasts Updates Weblinks Additional case study materials for lecturers, including suggested answers to case study questions Video clips Test bank of over 50 multiple choice questions

Regulatory Theory

Author: Peter Drahos
Publisher: ANU Press
ISBN: 1760461024
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This volume introduces readers to regulatory theory. Aimed at practitioners, postgraduate students and those interested in regulation as a cross-cutting theme in the social sciences, Regulatory Theory includes chapters on the social-psychological foundations of regulation as well as theories of regulation such as responsive regulation, smart regulation and nodal governance. It explores the key themes of compliance, legal pluralism, meta-regulation, the rule of law, risk, accountability, globalisation and regulatory capitalism. The environment, crime, health, human rights, investment, migration and tax are among the fields of regulation considered in this ground-breaking book. Each chapter introduces the reader to key concepts and ideas and contains suggestions for further reading. The contributors, who either are or have been connected to the Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) at The Australian National University, include John Braithwaite, Valerie Braithwaite, Peter Grabosky, Neil Gunningham, Fiona Haines, Terry Halliday, David Levi-Faur, Christine Parker, Colin Scott and Clifford Shearing.