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  1. Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Geographical Indications

    Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Geographical Indications

    Edited by Dev Gangjee
    Provenance matters like never before. Legal regimes regulating the use of Geographical Indications (GIs) protect commercially valuable signs on products – such as Darjeeling and Champagne – which signal the link to their regions of origin. Such regimes have been controversial for over a century. A rich, interdisciplinary work of scholarship, this Research Handbook explores the reasons for and consequences of GIs existing as a distinct category within intellectual property (IP) law. Historians, geographers, sociologists, economists and anthropologists join IP specialists to explore the distinguishing feature of GIs, that certain products are distinctively linked or anchored to specific places. Learn More
    March 2016   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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  2. Comparative Competition Law

    Comparative Competition Law

    Edited by John Duns, Arlen Duke, Brendan Sweeney
    Comparative Competition Law examines the key global issues facing competition law and policy. Taken together, the specially commissioned, original chapters by leading writers from the United States, Europe, Japan, India, China, South America, and Australia provide a synthesis of how these current issues are dealt with by drawing on approaches taken in different jurisdictions. Learn More
    January 2016   Hardback Price: $ 240.00   Web: $ 216.00
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  3. Research Handbook on EU Agriculture Law

    Research Handbook on EU Agriculture Law

    Edited by Joseph A. McMahon, Michael Cardwell
    Following the conclusion of the latest round of reforms to the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) in 2013, the Research Handbook on EU Agriculture Law provides an up-to-date discussion of these reforms and the changing landscape in which the CAP now operates. Learn More
    January 2016   Hardback Price: $ 270.00   Web: $ 243.00
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  4. Research Handbook on Political Economy and Law

    Research Handbook on Political Economy and Law

    Edited by Ugo Mattei, John Haskell
    Events such as the global financial crisis have helped reveal that the drivers and contours of governance on a national and international level remain a mystery in many respects. Set in this context, this timely Research Handbook is the first to explicitly address the constitutive relationship between law and political economy. With scholarly contributions from diverse disciplinary and geographic backgrounds, this authoritative book covers, in three parts, topics surrounding money and markets, the relations of organization, and commodities, land and resources. Learn More
    January 2016   Hardback Price: $ 270.00   Web: $ 243.00
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  5. Indigenous Intellectual Property

    Indigenous Intellectual Property

    Edited by Matthew Rimmer
    This Handbook considers the international struggle to provide for proper and just protection of Indigenous intellectual property. Leading scholars consider legal and policy controversies over Indigenous knowledge in the fields of international law, copyright law, trademark law, patent law, trade secrets law, and cultural heritage. This collection examines national developments in Indigenous intellectual property from around the world. As well as examining the historical origins of conflicts over Indigenous knowledge, the volume examines new challenges to Indigenous intellectual property from emerging developments in information technology, biotechnology, and climate change. Learn More
    January 2016   Hardback Price: $ 280.00   Web: $ 252.00
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  6. Research Handbook on International Financial Crime

    Research Handbook on International Financial Crime

    Edited by Barry Rider
    A significant proportion of serious crime is economically motivated. Almost all financial crimes will be either motivated by greed, or the desire to cover up misconduct. This Handbook addresses financial crimes such as fraud, corruption and money laundering, and highlights both the risks presented by these crimes, as well as their impact on the economy. The contributors cover the practical issues on the topic on a transnational level, both in terms of the crimes and the steps taken to control them. They place an emphasis on the prevention, disruption and control of financial crime. They discuss, in eight parts, the Nature and Characteristics of Economic and Financial Crime, The enterprise of Crime, Business Crime, the Financial Sector at risk, Fraud, Corruption, The Proceeds of financial and economic crime, and Enforcement and Control. Learn More
    December 2015   Hardback Price: $ 295.00   Web: $ 265.50
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  7. Research Handbook on European Social Security Law

    Research Handbook on European Social Security Law

    Edited by Frans Pennings, Gijsbert Vonk
    This Handbook encompasses four dimensions of European social security law: social security as a human right, standard setting in social security, the protection of mobile persons and migrants and the global context of European social security law. It pays attention to both EU law and to various instruments of the Council of Europe. In 25 chapters prominent experts analyse contemporary debates, discuss new challenges and point out further lines of research. Through this exploration, the Handbook provides a source of inspiration for the development of this special field of law. Learn More
    December 2015   Hardback Price: $ 270.00   Web: $ 243.00
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  8. Research Handbook on Jurisdiction and Immunities in International Law

    Research Handbook on Jurisdiction and Immunities in International Law

    Edited by Alexander Orakhelashvili
    This Research Handbook provides a comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of the international law of jurisdiction and immunities, illustrating those aspects in which the law of jurisdiction and law of immunities are mutually inter-dependent, as well as shedding light on the implications of that inter-dependence. With authoritative contributions from recognised experts, it offers an impartial perspective on the applicable international law, independent from any positions held in governmental or other institutional circles. Learn More
    December 2015   Hardback Price: $ 255.00   Web: $ 229.50
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  9. Research Handbook on Crisis Management in the Banking Sector

    Research Handbook on Crisis Management in the Banking Sector

    Edited by Matthias Haentjens, Bob Wessels
    In this timely Handbook, over 30 prominent academics, practitioners and regulators from across the globe, provide in-depth insights into an area of law that the recent global financial crisis has placed in the spotlight: bank insolvency law. Learn More
    December 2015   Hardback Price: $ 280.00   Web: $ 252.00
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  10. Research Handbook on International Marine Environmental Law

    Research Handbook on International Marine Environmental Law

    Edited by Rosemary Rayfuse
    This authoritative Handbook examines the current state and the future needs of international law in addressing the key activities that pose threats to the marine environment. Its chapters explore the legal framework for protection of the marine environment, pollution of the marine environment, seabed activities and the marine environment, protection of marine biodiversity, regional approaches to the protection of the marine environment and climate change and the marine environment. Each chapter goes beyond a survey of existing law to identify the shortcomings in the legal regime and areas of critical research needed to address these shortcomings. This book provides significant insights into contemporary issues surrounding the efficacy of the regime created by the 1982 Law of the Sea Convention and details the further work needed to ensure the design and implementation of effective regulation and management of human activities that affect the marine environment. Learn More
    December 2015   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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  11. Handbook of the Politics of the Arctic

    Handbook of the Politics of the Arctic

    Edited by Leif Christian Jensen, Geir Hønneland
    The Arctic has again become one of the leading issues on the international foreign policy agenda, in a manner unseen since the Cold War. Drawing on the perspectives of geo-politics and international law, this Handbook offers fresh insights and perspectives on the most pressing issues, grouped under the headings of political ascendancy, climate and environmental issues, resources and energy, and the response and policies of affected countries. Learn More
    November 2015   Hardback Price: $ 335.00   Web: $ 301.50
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  12. Research Handbook on Transnational Labour Law

    Research Handbook on Transnational Labour Law

    Edited by Adelle Blackett, Anne Trebilcock
    The editors’ substantive introduction and the specially commissioned chapters in the Handbook explore the emergence of transnational labour law as a field, along with its contested contours. The expansion of traditional legal methods, such as treaties, is juxtaposed with the proliferation of contemporary alternatives such as indicators, framework agreements and consumer-led initiatives. Key international and regional institutions are studied for their coverage of such classic topics as freedom of association, equality, and sectoral labour standard-setting, as well as for the space they provide for dialogue. The volume underscores transnational labour law’s capacity to build bridges, including on migration, climate change and development. Learn More
    November 2015   Hardback Price: $ 330.00   Web: $ 297.00
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  13. Research Handbook on the Economics of Insurance Law

    Research Handbook on the Economics of Insurance Law

    Edited by Daniel Schwarcz, Peter Siegelman
    Insurance law and insurance economics each have long and distinguished scholarly histories, but participants in the two disciplines have not always communicated well across academic silos. The Handbook encourages more policy-relevant insurance economics scholarship and more economically sophisticated legal scholarship by bringing together original contributions from leading scholars in insurance law and insurance economics on a range of issues involving insurance law and regulation. Learn More
    October 2015   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  14. Comparative Tort Law

    Comparative Tort Law

    Edited by Mauro Bussani, Anthony J. Sebok
    Comparative Tort Law: Global Perspectives provides a framework for analyzing and understanding the current state of tort law in most of the world's legal systems. The book examines tort law theories, rules and cultures. It looks at general issues at play throughout the globe, such as causation, economic and non-economic damages, product and professional liability, as well as the relationship between tort law and crime, insurance, and public welfare schemes. The book also provides insightful case studies by analyzing specific features of selected tort systems in Europe, USA, Latin America, East Asia, and sub-Saharan Africa. Learn More
    October 2015   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  15. Research Handbook on Partnerships, LLCs and Alternative Forms of Business Organizations

    Research Handbook on Partnerships, LLCs and Alternative Forms of Business Organizations

    Edited by Robert W. Hillman, Mark J. Loewenstein
    Presenting alternatives to the corporate form of organization, the Handbook explores partnerships, LLCs, business trusts and other alternatives. Specially commissioned chapters by leading scholars in the field examine issues such as: fiduciary duties, agency principles, contractual freedom, tax treatment, the special circumstances of law firms, and dissolution. While much of the emphasis is on US law, a number of chapters include treatments of Japan, the UK, Russia, China, Taiwan, India and Brazil. Learn More
    October 2015   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  16. Research Handbook on Shareholder Power

    Research Handbook on Shareholder Power

    Edited by Randall S. Thomas, Randall S. Thomas
    Much of the history of corporate law has concerned itself not with shareholder power, but rather with its absence. Yet, as this Handbook shows, there have been major shifts in capital market structure that require a reassessment of the role and power of shareholders. This book provides a contemporary analysis of shareholder power and considers the regulatory consequences of changing ownership patterns around the world. Leading international scholars in corporate law, governance and financial economics address these central issues from a range of different perspectives including historical, contemporary, legal, economic, political and comparative. Learn More
    September 2015   Hardback Price: $ 350.00   Web: $ 315.00
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  17. Comparative Labor Law

    Comparative Labor Law

    Edited by Matthew W. Finkin, Guy Mundlak
    Economic pressure and corporate policies, both transnational and domestic, have placed labor law under severe stress. National responses are so deeply embedded in institutions reflecting local traditions that meaningful comparison is daunting. This book assembles a team of experts from many countries, drawing on a rich variety of comparative methods to capture changes in different countries and regions, emerging trends and national divergences. Learn More
    September 2015   Hardback Price: $ 285.00   Web: $ 256.50
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  18. Research Handbook on Human Rights and the Environment

    Research Handbook on Human Rights and the Environment

    Edited by Anna Grear, Louis J. Kotzé
    Bringing together leading international scholars in the field, this Research Handbook interrogates, from various angles and positions, the fractious relationship between human rights and the environment and between human rights and environmental law. The Handbook provides researchers and students with a fertile source of reflection and engagement with this most important of contemporary legal relationships. Law’s complex role in the mediation of the relationship between humanity and the living order is richly reflected in this timely and authoritative collection. Learn More
    August 2015   Hardback Price: $ 255.00   Web: $ 229.50
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  19. Research Handbook on Sovereign Wealth Funds and International Investment Law

    Research Handbook on Sovereign Wealth Funds and International Investment Law

    Edited by Fabio Bassan
    Research on the role of sovereign investments in a time of crisis is still unsatisfactory. This Research Handbook illustrates the state of the art of the legal investigation on sovereign investments, filling necessary gaps in previous research. Current focus is based on investment flows and trends, grounded in economic scenarios and objectives. Conversely, investigations from a legal standpoint are still few, namely disregarding the host states’ concerns about sovereign investments goals and tools. Hence, most of the many relevant drivers that affect current sovereign investments, be they FDI or portfolio investments, remain unexplained. This book investigates the juridical foundation of sovereign investments and extends our frontier of understanding. Learn More
    August 2015   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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  20. Research Handbook on Chinese Environmental Law

    Research Handbook on Chinese Environmental Law

    Edited by Qin Tianbao
    This Handbook provides a comprehensive review of the salient content and major developments of environmental law in transitional China. The core concepts, basic mechanisms and key challenges of Chinese environmental law are discussed, extending the frontier of understanding in this fundamental area. Previous knowledge of Chinese environmental law is built upon, taking into consideration the concerns of how to face environmental issues in the context of economic growth. Readers will gain an in-depth understanding of the nuances of environmental law in China from this extensive overview. Learn More
    August 2015   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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