Since 2014 this series has been offering cutting-edge and practical books that are of great benefit to practitioners and academics alike across the broad range of commercial law specialisms, such as insurance, reinsurance, arbitration, contracts, interim measures and third-party protection.
Third Party Protection in Shipping
FIDIC Red Book A Commentary
The Law and Autonomous Vehicles
FIDIC Yellow Book: A Commentary
Double Insurance and Contribution
By Andrew Keay
June 23, 2023
The book provides an analytical exposition of the law concerning directors’ liability for the losses sustained by their companies’ creditors, when the directors’ companies are in financial distress or become insolvent. It is a detailed one-stop resource for obtaining a good understanding of the law...
By Kristoffer Svendsen, Endre Stavang, Greg Gordon
March 15, 2023
This book examines contractual limitation, principles and practice through the use of knock-for-knock indemnity clauses. In using such clauses, the parties agree that for certain forms of potential liability – typically property damage, personal injury to employees, and sometimes other heads of ...
By Oliver D. William
January 09, 2023
In excess of loss reinsurance, the reinsurer covers the amount of a loss exceeding the policy’s deductible but not piercing its cover limit. Accordingly, a policy’s quantitative scope of cover is significantly affected by the parties’ agreement of a deductible and a cover limit. Yet, the ...
By Vivek Jain, Thomas Macey-Dare, Shengnan Jia
May 31, 2022
Interim remedies and provisional measures are a critical component of civil/commercial litigation and arbitration. The objective of this book is to set out not just the law and practice in relation to the primary interim remedies and preservation measures available in England & Wales and China,...
By Chijioke Ifeoma Okorie
November 14, 2019
Multi-Sided Music Platforms and the Law explores the legal and regulatory frameworks surrounding copyright protection, competition and privacy concerns arising from the way multi-sided platforms use copyright-protected content in digital advertising. This book suggests how stakeholders in Africa, ...
By Carlo Corcione
August 19, 2019
This book examines third party protection in shipping. Today, shipping is not just a part of the supply chain; it is indistinguishable from it. Once at the periphery, third party protection is now a central element of carriage. This matter is addressed by means of analysis of the current legal ...
By Muharem Kianieff
April 08, 2019
Blockchain Technology and the Law: Opportunities and Risks is one of the first texts to offer a critical analysis of Blockchain and the legal and economic challenges faced by this new technology. This book will offer those who are unfamiliar with Blockchain an introduction as to how the technology ...
By Ben Beaumont
March 04, 2019
Written by a member of the FIDIC President’s List of Adjudicators, this detailed and critical commentary on the FIDIC Red Book provides authoritative guidance and recommendations for best practice. Focusing on each Clause of the Condition of Contract, this book identifies pitfalls and logistics ...
By Paula Bäckdén
February 04, 2019
The Contract of Carriage: Multimodal Transport and Unimodal Regulation provides a new perspective on how to approach the question of multimodal transport regulation regarding liability for goods carried. Unlike previous literature, which has approached the issue of applicability from a strict ...
By Matthew Channon, Lucy McCormick, Kyriaki Noussia
January 21, 2019
When will we see autonomous vehicles on our roads? The answer is that to some degree, they are already here. Numerous organisations are testing fully autonomous prototypes on public roads in the UK, and even commercially available vehicles already have several ‘quasi-autonomous’ features. KPMG has ...
By Ben Beaumont
December 13, 2018
The book analyses every aspect of the ease or otherwise of implementing the FIDIC Yellow Book Conditions of Contract. On a clause-by-clause basis, it highlights important structural features and suggests alternative text to avoid problems with the contract. Written in a user-friendly manner by an ...
By Nisha Mohamed
July 18, 2018
Double insurance is an issue which frequently arises in practice. Dr Nisha Mohamed delves into the problems which arise in double insurance and the attempts to provide a solution to the uncertainty of the law in this area. The book begins with a fascinating look at the history and development of ...