Law: Business & Company Law

  • Promoting Integrity: Evaluating and Improving Public Institutions book cover

    Promoting Integrity

    Evaluating and Improving Public Institutions, 1st Edition

    By A.J. Brown, Carmel Connors

    Edited by Brian W. Head

    What are the right institutional settings and strategies for ensuring honesty and accountability in public life? How do these settings and strategies relate to one another, and how do we know what is working and what is missing from the whole complex tapestry? Taking Australia as a case study that…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Law, Ethics and Governance

  • The Changing Law of the Employment Relationship: Comparative Analyses in the European Context book cover

    The Changing Law of the Employment Relationship

    Comparative Analyses in the European Context, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Countouris

    During the past few decades, industrialized countries have witnessed a progressive crisis of the regulatory framework sustaining the binary model of the employment relationship based on the subordinate employment/autonomous self-employment dichotomy. New atypical and hybrid working arrangements…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Studies in Modern Law and Policy

  • Human Rights in the Market Place: The Exploitation of Rights Protection by Economic Actors book cover

    Human Rights in the Market Place

    The Exploitation of Rights Protection by Economic Actors, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Harding, Uta Kohl

    The ideology of human rights protection has gained considerable momentum during the second half of the twentieth century at both national and international level and appears to be an effective lever for bringing about legal change. This book analyzes this strategy in economic and commercial policy…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • European Fair Trading Law: The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive book cover

    European Fair Trading Law

    The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive, 1st Edition

    By Geraint Howells, Hans-W. Micklitz, Thomas Wilhelmsson

    The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive is the most important directive in the field of trade practices to have emerged from the EC but it builds upon European activity which has sought to regulate trade practices on both a sectoral and horizontal level. It is an umbrella provision, which uses…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Corporate Fraud book cover

    Corporate Fraud

    3rd Edition

    By Michael J. Comer

    Fact: Barings was an excellent company, with professional managers. Their careers were devastated by fraud. How many other managers are now in the same position without knowing it? Fact: The average company loses between 2 per cent and 5 per cent of its turnover as a result of dishonesty. When…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • The Liability of the Holding Company for the Debts of its Insolvent Subsidiaries book cover

    The Liability of the Holding Company for the Debts of its Insolvent Subsidiaries

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Muscat

    This work deals with the liability of the holding company for the debts of its insolvent subsidiaries. In analyzing the current position under English law, the work challenges as outmoded and inadequate the virtual dogma that a holding company is not answerable for the debts of its insolvent…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Contract and Control in the Entertainment Industry: Dancing on the Edge of Heaven book cover

    Contract and Control in the Entertainment Industry

    Dancing on the Edge of Heaven, 1st Edition

    By Steve Greenfield, Guy Osborn

    This book examines the contractual relationships of creative artists within a number of areas of the entertainment industry. Whilst it focuses specifically on football, cricket, boxing and music, developments within other parts of the entertainment business are observed. The book also charts the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Studies in Modern Law and Policy

  • Taxing Democracy: Understanding Tax Avoidance and Evasion book cover

    Taxing Democracy

    Understanding Tax Avoidance and Evasion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Valerie Braithwaite

    The integrity of tax systems as we know them are being challenged throughout the world. Tax avoidance schemes of various kinds are proving increasingly attractive and lucrative to wealthy individuals and large corporations. As governments fear the erosion of their tax base among those who are…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Future of Consumer Credit Regulation: Creative Approaches to Emerging Problems book cover

    The Future of Consumer Credit Regulation

    Creative Approaches to Emerging Problems, 1st Edition

    By Michelle Kelly-Louw, Peter Rott

    Edited by James P. Nehf

    Effective regulation of consumer credit in modern society is an ever-changing challenge. As new forms of credit emerge in free societies, regulation often lags behind. This volume explores contemporary problems related to the regulation of consumer credit in market economies with a focus on credit…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Markets and the Law

  • Intellectual Property in Asian Emerging Economies: Law and Policy in the Post-TRIPS Era book cover

    Intellectual Property in Asian Emerging Economies

    Law and Policy in the Post-TRIPS Era, 1st Edition

    By Assafa Endeshaw

    This book critically reviews the recurrent debate on Intellectual Property law and policy in developing countries carried out in the last decade. It identifies the still unresolved policy issues and proposes alternative approaches that resonate with the needs for transformation of the economic and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Prevailing Wage Laws book cover

    The Economics of Prevailing Wage Laws

    1st Edition

    By Peter Philips

    Edited by Hamid Azari-Rad

    Prevailing wage laws affecting the construction industry in the United States exist at the Federal and State levels. These laws require that construction workers employed by contractors on government works be paid at least the wage rates and fringe benefits 'prevailing' for similar work where…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Alternative Voices in Contemporary Economics

  • A Test of Faith?: Religious Diversity and Accommodation in the European Workplace book cover

    A Test of Faith?

    Religious Diversity and Accommodation in the European Workplace, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marie-Claire Foblets, Katayoun Alidadi

    Issues of religious diversity in the workplace have become very topical and have been raised before domestic courts and the European Court of Human Rights. Examining the controversial and constantly evolving position of religion in the workplace, this collection brings together chapters by legal…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law in Association with RELIGARE

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