E-books: Law

  • Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) and the Quest for Accountability book cover

    Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) and the Quest for Accountability

    1st Edition

    Edited by George Andreopoulos, John Kleinig

    Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) have constituted a perennial feature of the security landscape. Yet, it is their involvement in and conduct during the ongoing wars in Iraq and Afghanistan that have transformed the outsourcing of security services into such a pressing public policy…

    eBook – 2019-03-18
    Routledge

  • Innovation Finance and Technology Transfer: Funding Proof-of-Concept book cover

    Innovation Finance and Technology Transfer

    Funding Proof-of-Concept, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Alunni

    Offering proof-of-concept (POC) to inventors is often a difficult task for most Technology Transfer Offices (TTOs). Through an in-depth analysis of 15 years of IP portfolio management by Oxford University Innovation (OUI), this book identifies the salient aspects of the technology transfer…

    eBook – 2019-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Armand French

    Native Americans are disproportionately represented as offenders in the U.S. criminal justice system. Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues is an authoritative volume that provides an overview of the state of American Indigenous populations and their contact with justice concerns and…

    eBook – 2019-03-14
    Routledge

  • The Application of Contracts in Developing Offshore Oil and Gas Projects book cover

    The Application of Contracts in Developing Offshore Oil and Gas Projects

    1st Edition

    By Philip Loots, Donald Charrett

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the key aspects and contracts involved in the process of developing oil and gas projects, with an emphasis on offshore developments. Project development in oil and gas carries with it numerous unique risks and challenges. By identifying and managing…

    eBook – 2019-03-14
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • Muslim Women's Rights: Contesting Liberal-Secular Sensibilities in Canada book cover

    Muslim Women's Rights

    Contesting Liberal-Secular Sensibilities in Canada, 1st Edition

    By Tabassum Fahim Ruby

    In the post-9/11 environment, the figure of the Muslim woman is at the forefront of global politics. Her representation is often articulated within a rights discourse owing much to liberal-secular sensibilities—notions of freedom, equality, rational thinking, individualism, and modernization.…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Law and the Dead: Technology, Relations and Institutions book cover

    Law and the Dead

    Technology, Relations and Institutions, 1st Edition

    By Marc Trabsky

    The governance of the dead in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries gave rise to a new arrangement of thanato-politics in the West. Legal, medical and bureaucratic institutions developed innovative technologies for managing the dead, maximising their efficacy and exploiting their vitality. Law…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge

  • Shareholder Primacy and Global Business: Re-clothing the EU Corporate Law book cover

    Shareholder Primacy and Global Business

    Re-clothing the EU Corporate Law, 1st Edition

    By Lela Mélon

    In the context of growing public interest in sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has not brought about the expected improvement in terms of sustainable business. Self-regulation has been unable to provide appropriate answers for unsustainable business frameworks, despite empirical…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Asian Perspectives on International Investment Law book cover

    Asian Perspectives on International Investment Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Junji Nakagawa

    With changes to the international investment law landscape and Asian countries now actively developing their network of bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and free trade agreements (FTAs), this volume studies issues relating to Asian perspectives on international investment law and forecasts the…

    eBook – 2019-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Human Rights and the Environment: Key Issues book cover

    Human Rights and the Environment

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    By Sumudu Atapattu, Andrea Schapper

    The field of human rights and the environment has grown phenomenally during the last few years and this textbook will be one of the first to encourage students to think critically about how many environmental issues lead to a violation of existing rights. Taking a socio-legal approach, this book…

    eBook – 2019-03-08
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Enhancing Board Effectiveness: Institutional, Regulatory and Functional Perspectives for Developing and Emerging Markets book cover

    Enhancing Board Effectiveness

    Institutional, Regulatory and Functional Perspectives for Developing and Emerging Markets, 1st Edition

    Edited by Franklin N. Ngwu, Onyeka Osuji, Chris Ogbechie, David Williamson

    Enhancing Board Effectiveness seeks to examine the conceptualization and role of the board in a variety of contexts and articulate solutions for improving the effectiveness of the board, especially in developing and emerging markets. Enhancing Board Effectiveness with therefore address the…

    eBook – 2019-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Corporate Governance

  • Constitutional Remedies in Asia book cover

    Constitutional Remedies in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Po Jen Yap

    Many jurisdictions in Asia have vested their courts with the power of constitutional review. Traditionally, these courts would invalidate an impugned law to the extent of its inconsistency with the constitution. In common law systems, such an invalidation operates immediately and retrospectively;…

    eBook – 2019-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Law

  • Corporate Liability for Insider Trading book cover

    Corporate Liability for Insider Trading

    1st Edition

    By Juliette Overland

    Corporate Liability for Insider Trading examines the reasons why there have been no successful criminal prosecutions, or successful contested civil proceedings, against corporations for insider trading, and analyses the various rationales for prohibiting insider trading. It reviews the insider…

    eBook – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    The Law of Financial Crime

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