Law: U.S. Law

  • National Security Review of Foreign Investment: A Comparative Legal Analysis of China, the United States and the European Union book cover

    National Security Review of Foreign Investment

    A Comparative Legal Analysis of China, the United States and the European Union, 1st Edition

    By Cheng Bian

    In recent years, China, the US, and the EU and its Member States have either promulgated new national laws and regulations or drastically revised existing ones to exert more rigorous government control over inward foreign direct investment (FDI). Such government control concerns the establishment…

    Hardback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Housing and Financial Stability: Mortgage Lending and Macroprudential Policy in the UK and US book cover

    Housing and Financial Stability

    Mortgage Lending and Macroprudential Policy in the UK and US, 1st Edition

    By Alan Brener

    This book brings together politics, law, financial services regulation, economics and housing policy in the analysis of mortgage lending and macroprudential policy in the UK and US. The book addresses the relationship between housing policy, credit and financial instability in light of the recent…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Rights, Race, and Reform: 50 Years of Child Advocacy in the Juvenile Justice System book cover

    Rights, Race, and Reform

    50 Years of Child Advocacy in the Juvenile Justice System, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristin Henning, Laura Cohen, Ellen Marrus

    In 1962, a 15-year-old Arizona boy named Gerald Gault may or may not have made a lewd phone call to a neighbor. Gerald was arrested, prosecuted, removed from his parents’ custody, and sent to a juvenile prison, all without legal representation. Gerald’s mother’s outrage at the treatment of her son…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Religion and American Law (2006): An Encyclopedia book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Religion and American Law (2006)

    An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2000, the Encyclopedia of Religion and American Law, comprehensively describes and analyses important cases and legal controversies between religion and state. The book has contributions from numerous distinguished history and law professors and practicing attorneys of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Law Across Cultures: Comparisons for Legal Practice book cover

    Environmental Law Across Cultures

    Comparisons for Legal Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kirk W. Junker

    This book provides a practical, functional comparison among various institutions, tools, implementation practices and norms in environmental law across legal cultures. This is a new approach that focuses on the act of comparison, looking at legal practice, from the ground up, including the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Judicial Behavior book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Judicial Behavior

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert M. Howard, Kirk A. Randazzo

    Interest in social science and empirical analyses of law, courts and specifically the politics of judges has never been higher or more salient. Consequently, there is a strong need for theoretical work on the research that focuses on courts, judges and the judicial process. The Routledge Handbook…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Due Process Protections for Youth: Defense Counsel Policies and Disparity in the Juvenile Justice System book cover

    Due Process Protections for Youth

    Defense Counsel Policies and Disparity in the Juvenile Justice System, 1st Edition

    By Emily K. Pelletier

    This monograph illuminates the connections between juvenile defense policies and the racially disparate impact of the juvenile justice system. The limited data that exist on youth in the juvenile justice system consistently depict disparate contact and outcomes for black youth across the system.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Juvenile Justice and Delinquency

  • Modern Slavery Legislation: Drafting History and Comparisons between Australia, UK and the USA book cover

    Modern Slavery Legislation

    Drafting History and Comparisons between Australia, UK and the USA, 1st Edition

    By Sunil Rao

    This book will aid understanding and interpretation of the Californian, UK and Australian Modern Slavery Acts, and will provide an in-depth three-way comparative analysis between the three Acts. Modern slavery is a new legal compliance issue, with new legislation enacted in California (…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Free Exercise of Religion and the United States Constitution: The Supreme Court’s Challenge book cover

    Free Exercise of Religion and the United States Constitution

    The Supreme Court’s Challenge, 1st Edition

    By Mark P. Strasser

    The United States is extremely diverse religiously and, not infrequently, individuals sincerely contend that they are unable to act in accord with law as a matter of conscience. The First Amendment to the United States Constitution protects the free exercise of religion and the United States…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Formation of Professional Identity: The Path from Student to Lawyer book cover

    The Formation of Professional Identity

    The Path from Student to Lawyer, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Emery Longan, Daisy Hurst Floyd, Timothy W. Floyd

    Becoming a lawyer is about much more than acquiring knowledge and technique. As law students learn the law and acquire some basic skills, they are also inevitably forming a deep sense of themselves in their new roles as lawyers. That sense of self – the student’s nascent professional identity…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Employee Rights in Corporate Insolvency: A UK and US Perspective book cover

    Employee Rights in Corporate Insolvency

    A UK and US Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Hamiisi Junior Nsubuga

    This book analyses corporate rescue laws, processes and policies prescribed in corporate insolvency or bankruptcy laws, and employment laws of the UK and the US, with a particular focus on how extant employee rights are treated when a debtor employer initiates corporate insolvency proceedings. &…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Creating the Law: State Supreme Court Opinions and The Effect of Audiences book cover

    Creating the Law

    State Supreme Court Opinions and The Effect of Audiences, 1st Edition

    By Michael K. Romano, Todd A. Curry

    Written opinions are the primary means by which judges communicate with external actors. These sentiments include the parties to the case itself, but also more broadly journalists, public officials, lawyers, other judges, and increasingly, the mass public. In Creating the Law, Michael K. Romano and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Law, Courts and Politics

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