Law: Business & Company Law

  • The Constitutional Corporation: Rethinking Corporate Governance book cover

    The Constitutional Corporation

    Rethinking Corporate Governance, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Bottomley

    Corporate laws are based on the idea that the interests of shareholders should be the primary concern of company directors. However, some argue that the proper role for shareholders is to sit back and let the corporation's managers do their job, or that the pursuit of shareholders' interests…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • Dirty Assets: Emerging Issues in the Regulation of Criminal and Terrorist Assets book cover

    Dirty Assets

    Emerging Issues in the Regulation of Criminal and Terrorist Assets, 1st Edition

    By Colin King, Clive Walker

    Adopting a multi-disciplinary and comparative approach, this book focuses on the emerging and innovative aspects of attempts to target the accumulated assets of those engaged in criminal and terrorist activity, organized crime and corruption. It examines the ’follow-the-money’ approach and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on E-Commerce Taxation Law book cover

    Global Perspectives on E-Commerce Taxation Law

    1st Edition

    By Subhajit Basu

    In its most advanced form, e-commerce allows unidentified purchasers to pay obscure vendors in 'electronic cash' for products that are often goods, services and licenses all rolled into one. This book considers the implications for the domestic and international tax systems of the growth of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Law and Recovery From Disaster: Hurricane Katrina book cover

    Law and Recovery From Disaster: Hurricane Katrina

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Paul Malloy

    In August of 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast of the United States, directly affecting 1.5 million people. Only one year earlier, an Indian Ocean tsunami struck Indonesia, destroying or damaging more than 370,000 homes. As forces of nature, hurricanes, tsunamis, earthquakes and floods are…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Law, Property and Society

  • Biotechnological Inventions: Moral Restraints and Patent Law book cover

    Biotechnological Inventions

    Moral Restraints and Patent Law, 1st Edition

    By Oliver Mills

    Advances in modern biotechnology have produced profound and far-reaching implications for the relationship between humans, animals and the environment. As a result, a debate has arisen surrounding the legal, moral and social problems connected with this technology, a central part of the debate…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Consumer Protection in the Age of the 'Information Economy' book cover

    Consumer Protection in the Age of the 'Information Economy'

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane K. Winn

    To date, there have been few theoretical inquiries into the relationship between the technological innovation and basic objectives of consumer protection laws. This book addresses this need by considering the impact of technological innovation on the foundations of consumer advocacy, contracting…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Measuring Corruption book cover

    Measuring Corruption

    1st Edition

    By Arthur Shacklock, Fredrik Galtung

    Edited by Charles Sampford

    With the advance of an increasingly globalized market, the opportunities for, and scale of, corruption is growing. The size of corporations and their wealth relative to nations provides the resources for corrupt practices. The liberalization of international financial markets makes transferring and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Law and Leadership: Integrating Leadership Studies into the Law School Curriculum book cover

    Law and Leadership

    Integrating Leadership Studies into the Law School Curriculum, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paula Monopoli, Susan McCarty

    Leadership includes the ability to persuade others to embrace one’s ideas and to act upon them. Teaching law students the art of persuasion through advocacy is at the heart of legal education. But historically law schools have not included leadership studies in the curriculum. This book is one of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Fairness in Consumer Contracts: The Case of Unfair Terms book cover

    Fairness in Consumer Contracts

    The Case of Unfair Terms, 1st Edition

    By Chris Willett

    This book focuses on unfair contract terms in consumer contracts, in particular the existing legislation and the proposals by the Law Commissions for a new unified regime. In this context it considers, in particular, what we mean by fairness (both procedurally and in substance); the tools used; the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Markets and the Law

  • A Social History of Company Law: Great Britain and the Australian Colonies 1854–1920 book cover

    A Social History of Company Law

    Great Britain and the Australian Colonies 1854–1920, 1st Edition

    By Rob McQueen

    The history of incorporations legislation and its administration is intimately tied to changes in social beliefs in respect to the role and purpose of the corporation. By studying the evolution of the corporate form in Britain and a number of its colonial possessions, the book illuminates debates…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • Business and Human Rights in Southeast Asia: Risk and the Regulatory Turn book cover

    Business and Human Rights in Southeast Asia

    Risk and the Regulatory Turn, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mahdev Mohan, Cynthia Morel

    Business and human rights has emerged as a distinct field within the corporate governance movement. The endorsement by the United Nations Human Rights Council of a new set of Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights in 2011 reinforces the State’s duty to protect against human rights abuses…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice book cover

    Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sabine Michalowski

    Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice explores how corporations can be held accountable for their role in past human rights violations when a country is making a transition from conflict or repression to peace and democracy. It breaks new ground in theorizing the linkages…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

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