Law: Employment Law

  • Routledge Handbook of Disability Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Disability Law

    Edited by Rosemary Kayess, Janet E Lord

    This Handbook examines disability law from an international and comparative perspective. Since the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) by the UN General Assembly, there has been a dramatic shift in the way disability has been conceptualised and,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge

  • Postcolonial Capitalism: Justice, Global Labour and Racial Violence book cover

    Postcolonial Capitalism

    Justice, Global Labour and Racial Violence

    Edited by Denise Ferreira da Silva, Rashne Limke

    Foregrounding the postcolonial context and racial subjugation – and thus suspending the thesis that the category of labour is universal – this collection examines the temporal and spatial trajectories of global capitalism. "Labour", Marx states in the Introduction to the Grundrisse, "seems a quite…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Law and the Postcolonial

  • Hiring Legally: A Guide for Employees and Employers book cover

    Hiring Legally

    A Guide for Employees and Employers

    By Kurt H. Decker

    The principles, procedures, and policies applicable to hiring are reviewed by this book to assist in minimizing litigation risks for employers and acquainting employees with these employer procedures to protect their disclosures of non-job-related information. Areas covered include the hiring…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Individual Employment Rights Primer book cover

    The Individual Employment Rights Primer

    By Kurt H. Decker

    A guide to employment law.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Labour Law and Off-Shore Oil book cover

    Labour Law and Off-Shore Oil

    By Jonathan S. Kitchen

    Economically and politically, North Sea oil very quickly became of vital importance to Britain. But very little serious attention was paid to the problems of the men working out on the rigs, and certainly none to their legal problems: they had been working in a kind of legal ‘no man’s land’. This…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures: ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception book cover

    A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures

    ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception

    By James Stratman

    This book is a scholarly work of forensic linguistics that demonstrates how the principles of Gricean pragmatics and their recent elaboration in Information Manipulation Theory (IMT) can be of use to courts faced with deciding cases of allegedly fraudulent disclosure documents. The usual goal of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • The Routledge Companion to Reward Management book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Reward Management

    Edited by Stephen J. Perkins

    The Routledge Companion to Reward Management provides a prestige reference work and a state-of-the-art compilation, mapping out contemporary developments and debates on rewarding people in employment, and how they relate to business, corporate governance and management. Reward management stands at…

    Hardback – 2018-10-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • The Judiciary, Discrimination Law and Statutory Interpretation: Easy Cases Making Bad Law book cover

    The Judiciary, Discrimination Law and Statutory Interpretation

    Easy Cases Making Bad Law

    By Michael Connolly

    In 1856, the US Supreme Court denied Dred Scott, now free of slavery, his Constitutional rights, solely because he was black. According to the Court, when the Constitution was drafted, some 60 years earlier, its authors would not have intended that ‘a subordinate and inferior class of beings’…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Human Rights Challenges: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and its Continuing Relevance book cover

    Contemporary Human Rights Challenges

    The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and its Continuing Relevance

    Edited by Carla Ferstman, Tony Gray

    The Universal Declaration was drafted by the UN Commission on Human Rights in the aftermath of the World War II in an attempt to address the wrongs of the past and plan for a better future for all. The process was led by Eleanor Roosevelt, René Cassin and John Humphreys, and the Declaration…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Regulation and Inequality at Work: Isolation and Inequality Beyond the Regulation of Labour book cover

    Regulation and Inequality at Work

    Isolation and Inequality Beyond the Regulation of Labour

    By Vanisha Sukdeo

    This book examines how the law has limitations to the extent that it can combat repression, isolation, and inequality. The main point the book explores is that isolation and inequality cannot be solved by driving up wages and having better working conditions. The true divide between management and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Drafting Directors' Service Agreements: And Other Senior Contracts book cover

    Drafting Directors' Service Agreements

    And Other Senior Contracts

    By Gillian S. Howard

    Increasing governance requirements and shareholder scrutiny is bringing the role, responsibilities and liabilities of directors and senior managers into sharper focus than ever before. Gillian Howard's Director's Service Agreements and Other Senior Contracts is a no-nonsense legal guide to the law…

    Pack - Book & CD – 2018-06-30
    Routledge

  • International Disability Law: A Practical Approach to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities book cover

    International Disability Law

    A Practical Approach to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

    By Coomara Pyaneandee

    This book provides a concise guide to international disability law. It analyses the case law of the CRPD Committee and other international human rights treaty bodies, and provides commentaries on more than 50 leading cases. The author elaborates on the obligations of States Parties under the CRPD…

    Paperback – 2018-06-22
    Routledge

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