Law: Contract Law & Tort

  • Nationalization, Natural Resources and International Investment Law: Contractual Relationship as a Dynamic Bargaining Process book cover

    Nationalization, Natural Resources and International Investment Law

    Contractual Relationship as a Dynamic Bargaining Process, 1st Edition

    By Junji Nakagawa

    Nationalization disputes in natural resources development are among the most disputed issues of international investment law. This book offers a fresh insight into the nature of nationalization disputes in natural resources development and the rules of international investment law governing them by…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge

  • Liberalizing Contracts: Nineteenth Century Promises Through Literature, Law and History book cover

    Liberalizing Contracts

    Nineteenth Century Promises Through Literature, Law and History, 1st Edition

    By Anat Rosenberg

    In Liberalizing Contracts Anat Rosenberg examines nineteenth-century liberal thought in England, as developed through, and as it developed, the concept of contract, understood as the formal legal category of binding agreement, and the relations and human practices at which it gestured, most…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • The Politics of Private Transnational Governance by Contract book cover

    The Politics of Private Transnational Governance by Contract

    1st Edition

    Edited by A. Claire Cutler, Thomas Dietz

    This edited volume provides critical reflections on the interplay between politics and law in an increasingly transnationalized global political economy. It focuses specifically on the emergence and operation of new forms of governance that are developing through a variety of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Stratospheric Ozone Damage and Legal Liability: US public policy and tort litigation to protect the ozone layer book cover

    Stratospheric Ozone Damage and Legal Liability

    US public policy and tort litigation to protect the ozone layer, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Elges

    While government enforcement of laws and regulations to control the production of chloroflurocarbons in 1987 has been hailed as exemplifying the precautionary principle, for almost two decades US companies failed to take precautionary measures to prevent chemical emissions, despite the probable…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • European Sustainable Carriage of Goods: The Role of Contract Law book cover

    European Sustainable Carriage of Goods

    The Role of Contract Law, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Eftestøl-Wilhelmsson

    This work discusses the rapidly developing European transport policy on sustainable freight and the connected efforts initiated by the European Commission (EC) on greening transport by the means of contract law. Greening transport has been a central goal for the EU for decades. The main problem…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    IMLI Studies in International Maritime Law

  • Critical Animal and Media Studies: Communication for Nonhuman Animal Advocacy book cover

    Critical Animal and Media Studies

    Communication for Nonhuman Animal Advocacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Núria Almiron, Matthew Cole, Carrie P. Freeman

    This book aims to put the speciesism debate and the treatment of non-human animals on the agenda of critical media studies and to put media studies on the agenda of animal ethics researchers. Contributors examine the convergence of media and animal ethics from theoretical, philosophical, discursive…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • The Applied Law and Economics of Public Procurement book cover

    The Applied Law and Economics of Public Procurement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gustavo Piga, Steen Treumer

    This book explores Public Procurement novelties and challenges in an interdisciplinary way. The process whereby the public sector awards contracts to companies for the supply of works, goods or services is a powerful instrument to ensure the achievement of new public goals as well as an efficient…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge
    The Economics of Legal Relationships

  • The Europeanisation of Contract Law: Current Controversies in Law book cover

    The Europeanisation of Contract Law

    Current Controversies in Law, 2nd Edition

    By Christian Twigg-Flesner

    A process of Europeanising contract law has been driven by the legislative activity of the European Union (EU), which has adopted a string of Directives touching on various aspects of contract law, mainly consumer law. Many of these Directives have dealt with a fairly isolated aspect of…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Genomic Negligence: An Interest in Autonomy as the Basis for Novel Negligence Claims Generated by Genetic Technology book cover

    Genomic Negligence

    An Interest in Autonomy as the Basis for Novel Negligence Claims Generated by Genetic Technology, 1st Edition

    By Victoria Chico

    Advances in genetic technology will lead to novel legal challenges. This book identifies four potential genomic claims which may be articulated as novel negligence challenges. Each of these claims is considered from the perspective of the English courts’ approach to novel kinds of damage. It is…

    Paperback – 2013-05-07
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Human Rights and the Protection of Privacy in Tort Law: A Comparison between English and German Law book cover

    Human Rights and the Protection of Privacy in Tort Law

    A Comparison between English and German Law, 1st Edition

    By Hans-Joachim Cremer

    In its case law, the European Court of Human Rights has acknowledged that national courts are bound to give effect to Article 8 of the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR) which sets out the right to private and family life, when they rule on controversies between private individuals. Article…

    Paperback – 2012-05-08
    Routledge
    UT Austin Studies in Foreign and Transnational Law

  • Private Law in Theory and Practice book cover

    Private Law in Theory and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Bryan

    Private Law in Theory and Practice explores important theoretical issues in tort law, the law of contract and the law of unjust enrichment and relates the theory to judicial decision-making in these areas of private law. Topics covered include the politics and philosophy of tort law reform, the…

    Paperback – 2011-11-16
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Pure Economic Loss: New Horizons in Comparative Law book cover

    Pure Economic Loss

    New Horizons in Comparative Law, 1st Edition

    By Vernon Valentine Palmer, Mauro Bussani

    Pure economic loss is one of the most-discussed problems in the fields of tort and contract. How do we understand the various differences and similarities between these systems and what is the extent to which there is a common-core of agreement on this question? This book takes a comparative…

    Paperback – 2009-12-08
    Routledge-Cavendish
    UT Austin Studies in Foreign and Transnational Law

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