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  1. Injunctive Relief and International Arbitration

    This book explores from an English law and Institutional perspective the various types of injunctive relief that are available to a party before and during arbitral proceedings.  In particular, this book examines the basis of the power of English Courts to grant such injunctions and explains when such injunctions will be granted.

  2. Marine Insurance Fraud

    A comprehensive and coherent legal analysis of the impact of fraud on the position of various parties to a marine insurance contract, as well as the cover provided by standard marine policies. The issues under discussion in this invaluable guide are also equally relevant in the context of non-marine insurance contracts.

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  1. Free to View August

    Throughout the month of August we are opening up a wide range of books to read - for FREE!  Titles included, cover: Maritime, Commercial, Construction, Arbitration, Insurance and Transport Law, written by eminent lawyers and industry experts. 

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  2. NEW AREA - Handbook of Social Media and the Law

    This unique book is the first to consider the significant legal developments that have arisen due to social media. The author provides an expert explanation of the issues that practitioners and businesses need to consider, and which special measures are required in order to minimize their exposure to risk.

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General Interest

  1. Time Charters 7th Edition

    Publishing August 2014

    Acclaimed as the standard reference work on the law relating to time charters, this new edition provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject, accessible and useful both to shipping lawyers and to shipowners, charterers, P&I Clubs and other insurers.

  2. Voyage Charters 4th Edition

    Publishing August 2014

    Widely regarded as the leading authority on voyage charters, this book is the most comprehensive and intellectually-rigorous analysis of the area, is regularly cited in court and by arbitrators, and is the go-to guide for drafting and disputing charterparty contracts.

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  1. NEW Professional Law Online Catalog

    Browse our NEW Professional Law online catalog!

    All our professional law titles in one easy to browse place - you can set up book lists, and even forward lists and order forms to colleagues.

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    View full book reviews from influential scholars and professionals and key journals for Informa Law titles.

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Submitting a Book Proposal

The proposal you submit will be the basis on which we judge the book's suitability for publication. Therefore it needs to be organised in a way that provides the right information to us and to referees.
The following notes should help you prepare your proposal, and your cooperation in following our recommendations will ease the task of evaluation:

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This may be supplemented by two sample chapters and a curriculum vitae, if available. If you've completed a draft manuscript, please indicate this in your proposal. Please do not, however, send in an unsolicited draft manuscript as your initial correspondence. After reviewing your proposal, a commissioning editor will determine whether you should submit a full manuscript. Please send your proposal and any accompanying material by email to Faye Mousley or Joshua Wells.

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