Consumer Law

Author: Sandra Silberstein
Publisher:
ISBN: 0421958901
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Consumer protection

This study-aid presents an overview of important aspects of consumer law and explains difficult topics. It brings legislative and case developments up to date, and explains consumer law as it applies to individuals and companies.

Product Liability

Author: Helmut Koziol
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
ISBN: 9783110547559
Release Date: 2017-11-07
Genre: Law

Where products develop ever more rapidly, the law may face difficulties in responding accordingly to new security threats which may arise. In the field of product liability, an extraordinary need for legal development has thus been perceived, with legislators and judges feeling compelled to find new solutions and to look across borders for these. In the detailed reports in this book, the World Tort Law Society proves that it is in an ideal position to examine the most significant concepts. The report on North America studies the special regime for product liability from its origin in the case law of the US; the European report is centred around the EU Product Liability Directive with its merits and faults; and the influence of these two systems as well as new answers are shown in the reports on Asia, Russia and four key jurisdictions in the rest of the world. Similar questions are discussed worldwide: How can a strict liability regime for products be justified, and can it be justified in all cases? How does the special regime relate to general rules of tort law? Should services be subject to a similar regime? The Members of the Society seek to provoke thought for solutions to these pervasive problems. In this spirit, the volume's comparative conclusions invite discussion, and the book includes four responses to that call from eminent tort lawyers from different legal backgrounds.

Legal research and writing

Author: David J. Smith
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 0827363559
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Business & Economics

A new book dealing with the fundamentals of legal writing and research. Each chapter focuses only on the essential skills needed for success in the paralegal field. Topics include primary law, secondary sources, computers and other technology, citation, legal analysis and more. The text first describes the tools needed to conduct legal research, then shows how they're applied. Review charts, concrete examples, paralegal practice situations, tips from practicing paralegals, and chapter review questions and problems are included.ALSO AVAILABLE INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-6356-7 Computerized Test Bank (1996), ISBN: 0-8273-7979-X

Internet and the Law

Author: Aaron Schwabach
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781610693509
Release Date: 2014-01-15
Genre: Computers

The world of Internet law is constantly changing and is difficult to follow, even for those for whom doing so is a full-time job. This updated, everything-you-need-to-know reference removes the uncertainty.

Ich trage das Gl ck in meinem Herzen

Author: Elsa von Eckartsberg
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 9783105608678
Release Date: 2016-03-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Elsa von Eckartsberg hat in diesem Kabinettstück unterhaltsamer Essayistik den Versuch unternommen, große Liebende aus Literatur, Musik und Malerei durch ihre privaten Liebesbiographien begreifbar zu machen. Sie eröffnet damit einen einzigartigen Blick auf jene berauschende oder erlittene Liebe, die große Kunst geformt hat. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)