Principles of International Business Transactions

Author: Ralph Folsom,Michael Ramsey,Michael Van Alstine

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634599399

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Page: 919

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The Fourth Edition of Principles of International Business Transactions provides a more comprehensive examination of the law relevant to the subject matter and detailed citations to caselaw and other supporting authorities. It can be used by courts and legal practitioners as a resource for research and analysis, as well as by students and professors as a supplement for any international business law course. It tracks the authors' popular problem-oriented coursebook, International Business Transactions, and their three spin-offs Contracting Across Borders, Trade and Economic Relations and Foreign Investment Law. Coverage moves sequentially from structuring international sales transactions to international sales law and letters of credit to regulation of international trade to transfers of technology to foreign investment to international business dispute settlement.
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Principles of International Trade Law

Including the World Trade Organization, Nafta and the European Union

Author: Ralph Haughwout Folsom

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780314291400

Category: Law

Page: 854

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Principles of Employment Law

Author: Ann C. Hodges,Susan J. Stabile

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314168771

Category: Law

Page: 309

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This book provides a comprehensive overview of employment law and is a useful supplement to any employment law casebook. The book is divided into six chapters. Chapter 1 examines who is an employee and who is an employer. Chapter 2 analyzes the employment-at-will doctrine and job security claims. Chapter 3 focuses on privacy, autonomy and dignity. Chapter 4 analyzes claims that employers may have against employees. Chapter 5 discusses employment terms and benefits that are directly mandated by law, like minimum wage, or strongly encouraged or regulated by law, such as pensions. Finally, Chapter 6 examines workplace health and safety.
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Principles of International Law

Author: Sean D. Murphy

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314262684

Category: Law

Page: 575

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This fully-updated second edition provides a comprehensive survey of public international law, with useful references throughout to current events, classic and contemporary cases and scholarship. It is designed as a stand-alone text or as a complement to all the major casebooks on the topic. The first section of the book addresses the fundamental structure, actors, and history of international law; the second section focuses on the interface of international law and national law; and the final section covers key subject matter areas: human rights, the law of the sea, international environmental law, international criminal law, and the use of force.
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Principles of International Business Transactions, Trade and Economic Relations

Author: Ralph Haughwout Folsom,Michael W. Gordon,John A. Spanogle

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314154156

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 771

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The First Edition of Principles of International Business Transactions is designed for users of the authors' popular problem-oriented coursebook, International Business Transactions, but can be used effectively with any international trade/economic law course materials. Coverage moves sequentially from international sales and letters of credit to regulation of internaional trade to transfers of technology to foreign investment to dispute settlement. Full citations and analyses are provided.
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International Business Transactions in a Nutshell

Author: Ralph Folsom,Michael Gordon,Michael Ramsey,Michael Van Alstine

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634598934

Category: Commercial law

Page: 497

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This work examines the law and practices relevant to the principal forms of international business and commercial transactions. It includes chapters on negotiating business transactions; the law governing international sales of goods; structuring international sales transactions; financing such transactions, especially through letters of credit; technology transfers; the initiation, operation, and termination of, as well as the limitations imposed on, foreign investments; property takings, including the options for protecting against and remedies for such actions; the extraterritorial regulation of international business; anti-corruption law; and the resolution of international disputes, whether through litigation in domestic court or through international arbitration.
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Principles of Conflict of Laws

Author: Clyde Spillenger

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9780314286420

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Page: 503

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This Concise Hornbook guides students through the complex concepts and principles underlying the law of domestic and international conflicts. The book is an indispensable aid to students and practitioners seeking to better understand the basic principles of choice of law, recognition of judgments, and the law applied in federal courts, as well as more specific developments concerning conflicts in family law, cyberspace, and international transactions. "I have used Clyde Spillenger's excellent short book, Principles of Conflict of Laws, for several years as the main text in my Conflict of Laws class, together with case reports and other secondary material. The text is very clearly written, accessible, and full of original insights into the many complex and intriguing problems that Conflicts presents for both students and Conflicts teachers. I have learned a lot from the book and recommend it highly as a text for the course and a guide for those privileged to take on this mysterious but gratifying subject."--Joseph Glannon, Suffolk
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International Business Transactions

Trade & Economic Relations

Author: Michael Wallace Gordon,John A. Spanogle, Jr.

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 660

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This is a special break-out edition adapted from the authors widely used International Business Transactions: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook, now in its 10th edition (2009). The purpose of this volume is to facilitate a focused study of the law of international trade and economic relations. After a brief introduction to the conduct of business in the world community, the book uses hypothetical problems to present some of the most typical and important issues arising out of international trade and economic relations in order to make the purpose and relevance of the readings clear. The primary focus is on lawyers, public and private, as problem solvers.
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Principles of Bankruptcy Law

Author: David Epstein,Steve Nickles

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634596220

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Page: 353

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This book focuses on the material covered in a typical law school course on Bankruptcy. It covers both business and consumer bankruptcy. The book explains basic bankruptcy concepts and then uses those concepts to make code provisions understandable.
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Principles of Bank Regulation

Author: Michael P. Malloy

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314194565

Category: Law

Page: 555

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Examines depository institution regulation, and how federal statutes governing banking have been subject to constant amendment in recent years, especially since the meltdown of the mortgage market and the worldwide crisis that followed. Discusses the growing overlap in competition among depository institutions, insurance companies, and securities firms that has further complicated regulatory policy. Also discussed: the regulated environment of banking, entry rules, branching, control transactions, transactional rules, holding company activities, securities regulation, resolution of institution failures, international banking, and bank regulation and social policy.
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Principles of Property Law

Author: Sheldon Kurtz,Thomas Gallanis

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634607018

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Page: 707

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Cases and statutory law are updated and the material reorganized; conforms with modern law school courses in real property. Chapters open with brief outlines of the law encompassed within, providing an overview of rules in that area. This is followed by a series of factually-based problems designed to generate thoughts about how these rules could be applied in real life situations. Chapters then discuss statements of applicable law and analysis of legal issues raised, plus likely outcomes and current citations of the various laws.
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International Trade Law

Author: Indira Carr,Peter Stone

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317973976

Category: Law

Page: 792

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"International Trade Law offers comprehensive analysis of international sale transactions through case law, policy documents, legislation, international conventions and rules adopted by international organisations such as the ICC."--
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Principles of Alternative Dispute Resolution

Author: Stephen J. Ware

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 389

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Provides a clear and reliable statement of the law and concepts central to ADR (arbitration, negotiation, mediation and other processes). Its thorough coverage of arbitration law renders this challenging and rapidly-changing body of statutes and caselaw accessible to the student. The chapters on negotiation and mediation treat the subjects from the perspectives of theory, practice and legal doctrine.
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Principles of Antitrust

Author: Herbert Hovenkamp

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781683288343

Category: Antitrust law

Page: 654

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Nearly all of the aspects of federal antitrust policy are covered in this book. And it's written so you don't need a background in economics to understand it. Expert narration states the "black letter" law and presents policy arguments for alternatives. Text also includes an analysis of recent Supreme Court and lower-court decisions.
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Principles of Legal Research

Author: Kent C. Olson

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 499

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Principles of Legal Research will be published in June and available for fall 2009 class adoptions. Principles of Legal Research is the long-awaited successor to the venerable How to Find the Law, 9th edition, thoroughly updated for the electronic age. The text provides encyclopedic yet concise coverage of research methods and resources using both free and commercial websites as well as printed publications. An introductory survey of research strategies is followed by chapters on the sources of U.S. law created by each branch of government, discussion of major secondary sources, and an overview of international and comparative law. Sample illustrations are included, and an appendix lists nearly 500 major treatises and looseleaf services by subject.
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Principles of Constitutional Law

Author: John E. Nowak,Ronald D. Rotunda

Publisher: West Group

ISBN: 9780314183484

Category: Law

Page: 875

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The Authors, recognized authorities in the subject for over a quarter of a century, provide succinct and authoritative coverage of the major principles in modern American Constitutional Law. This book, a shortened version based on the authors' hornbook-popular with students-and their five volume treatise-popular with judges, practioners and scholars-analyzes the constitutional issues that are studied in law schools today. It discusses the origins of judicial review and federal jurisdiction, federal commerce and spending powers, state powers in light of the dormant commerce clause, the war power, freedom of speech and religion, equal protection, due process, and other important individual rights and liberties. Each chapter begins with a summary of the basic law as it exists today, followed by an analysis of the work of the Court. Judges and law review authors have made the Nowak & Rotunda treatise one of the most cited books in modern years.
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International Business Transactions

A Problem-oriented Coursebook

Author: Ralph Folsom,Michael Gordon,Michael Van Alstine,Michael Ramsey

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634592673

Category: Law

Page: 1351

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The 12th Edition of this popular problem-oriented coursebook introduces law students to the conduct of business in the world community. Problems on international contracting, financing, trade regulation, licensing and technology transfers, foreign investment, and international business dispute resolution are included. The book provides current in-depth examination of issues clients are likely to face, such as contracting for sales across borders, financing international transactions, defending against import competition, expanding exports and overseas markets, investing abroad and dealing with NAFTA, the WTO, and other trade agreements. The coursebook is designed to survey a wide range of laws involving trade, licensing and investment, and explore how issues and problems are addressed by lawyers as problem solvers. The below Power Point presentations contain visual representations of a variety of international business transactions covered in the master International Business Transactions coursebook and in IBT: Contracting Across Borders. Through the use of illustrations, charts, and movement, the presentations show how the parties are situated as well as how the transactions typically unfold. The Power Points cover a wide variety of subjects, including the basic IBT sales transaction, the "battle of the forms," commercial terms and bills of lading, documentary sales transactions, letters of credit, and international project financing.
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Principles of Evidence

Author: Graham Lilly,Daniel Capra,Stephen Saltzburg

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634596497

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Page: 531

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This text examines all topics typically covered in a three- or four-hour course in evidence. Emphasis is on the Federal Rules of Evidence, now adopted in most states. Should the reader desire additional material, ample footnotes provide easy access to leading cases, articles, and standard reference works. The seventh edition contains the restyled rules and all the new developments on the Confrontation clause. Dan Capra is the reporter, Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Evidence, and Steven Saltzburg served as a consultant.
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International Law

Norms, Actors, Process

Author: Jeffrey L. Dunoff,Steven R. Ratner,David Wippman

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454860952

Category: Law

Page: 960

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Written by some of the leading International Law scholars in the nation, this casebook employs a unique problem-based approach to examining international issues. Using real life teaching problems, the text explores the processes of international lawmaking with an interdisciplinary approach that goes beyond mere doctrinal explanation. The Fourth Edition includes new court decisions and expanded coverage of international crises. With comprehensive and well-balanced coverage, this casebook provides a captivating context in which students can define and understand contemporary international law.
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