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Fan Fiction and Copyright: Outsider Works and Intellectual Property Protection

by Aaron Schwabach

As long as there have been fans, there has been fan fiction. There seems to be a fundamental human need to tell additional stories about the characters after the book, series, play or movie is over. But developments...


Legal Lexicography: A Comparative Perspective

by Máirtín| Mac Aodha

Legal lexicography or jurilexicography is the most neglected aspect of the discipline of jurilinguistics, despite its great relevance for translators, academics and comparative lawyers. This volume seeks to...


Environmental Law and Policy in Wales: Responding to Local and Global Challenges

by Patrick Bishop & Mark Stallworthy

This book examines welsh perspectives on the search for sustainable law and policy solutions to modern environmental threats.


Constitutional & Administrative Law

by Hilaire Barnett

This highly-respected textbook is regularly updated to provide complete coverage of the Public Law syllabus and is accompanied by a range of interactive resources designed to support teaching and learning. Mapped...


Life's Dominion: An Argument About Abortion, Euthanasia, and Individual Freedom

by Ronald Dworkin

Internationally renowned lawyer and philosopher Ronald Dworkin addresses the crucially related acts of abortion and euthanasia in a brilliantly original book that examines their meaning in a nation that prizes...


The Regulatory Process: With Illustrations from Commercial Aviation

by Emmette S. Redford

The subject of regulation is one of the most vital and troublesome in our system of government. In this detailed study of early and mid-twentieth-century regulation of commercial aviation Emmette S. Redford...


Administrative Litigation Systems in Greater China and Europe

by Yuwen Li

Administrative litigation systems are a rapidly developing legal field in many countries. This book provides a comparative study of the administrative litigation systems in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao,...


Policing and the Politics of Order-Making

by Peter Albrecht & Helene Maria Kyed

This anthology explores the political nature of making order through policing activities in densely populated spaces across Africa, Asia and Latin America. Based on ethnographic research, the chapters analyze...


Constitutional Law

by Speedy Publishing

Constitutional law is a difficult subject to grasp as it incorporates many different theories, legal questions, and interpretations. It also incorporates many different Supreme Court decisions that have helped...


Immigration Law (Speedy Study Guides)

by Speedy Publishing

The term immigration law has come up many times in the news during the past few years. What is immigration law? Immigration law is the law that a country uses to determine the status of the people coming into...


The Integration and Protection of Immigrants: Canadian and Scandinavian Critiques

by Paul Van Aerschot & Patricia Daenzer

This book draws attention to weaknesses in the regulation and implementation of integration provisions threatening the immigrants' individual rights in the EU member states of Denmark, Finland and Sweden. The...


A Study of Mixed Legal Systems: Endangered, Entrenched or Blended

by Sue Farran & Esin Örücü

This book includes case studies of a number of systems from across the globe and explores the manner in which the elements of these mixed systems may be seen to be 'entrenched', 'endangered', or 'blended'. The...


The Article V Amendatory Constitutional Convention: Keeping the Republic in the Twenty-First Century

by Thomas E. Brennan

This book is the first full-length entry into the academic debate about Article V by an author with judicial credentials. It includes the proposal of a plan to conduct an Article V convention. The work will...


The Pleasure of the Crown: Anthropology, Law and First Nations

by Dara Culhane

An in-depth analysis of the history of the Aboriginal title issue in British Columbia, particularly the Gitksan and Wet’suwet’en case.


Legal Cases, New Religious Movements, and Minority Faiths

by James T. Richardson & François Bellanger

New religious movements (NRMs) and other minority faiths have regularly been the focus of legal cases around the world in recent decades. This is the first book to focus on important aspects of the relationship...


Regulating Corporate Bribery in International Business: Anti-corruption in the UK and Germany

by Nicholas Lord

This book is about the regulation of corporations that use bribery in international commerce to win or maintain overseas business contracts and interests. Recent large-scale cases involving multinational corporations...


Reconsidering Bank Capital Regulation : A New Combination of Rules, Regulators, and Market Discipline

by Connel Fullenkamp & Céline Rochon

Despite revisions to bank capital standards, fundamental shortcomings remain: the rules for setting capital requirements need to be simpler, and resolution should be an essential part of the capital requirement...


Minority Religions and Fraud: In Good Faith

by Amanda van Eck Duymaer van Twist

Analysing both fraud and religion as social constructs with different functions and meanings attributed to them, this book raises issues that are central to debates about the limits of religious toleration in...


Law, Society and Community: Socio-Legal Essays in Honour of Roger Cotterrell

by Richard Nobles & David Schiff

This collection of socio-legal studies, written by leading theorists and researchers from around the world, offers original, perceptive and critical contributions to ideas and theories that have been expounded...


User-Fee-Funded Stormwater Programs

by Water Environment Federation

A complete overview of stormwater fee programs from inception to implementation