This text is a critical study of the public/private law divide in the common law tradition. Professor Oliver's starting point is that special substantive duties of legality, fairness and rationality are imposed by the common law on bodies discharging public functions, but not always on bodies discha..
This book is essential for legal practitioners, judges, scholars and students. The detailed analysis of the principles, workings, and complexities of criminal law in each chapter is done in an organised and structured manner, with clear headings and sub-headings that make it easy for referencing and..
DescriptionThis 3rd edition has been completely revised and updated and has a new format suitable for students from a commercial or human resources background. Provides a comprehensive statement of employment law in Australia and illustrates principles clearly with case law examples...
DescriptionExamines the legal principles and rules which are fundamental to an understanding of commercial law. First, the book looks at the basic obligations of a business. Second, the book examines the internal organisation of businesses. The book aims to provide a text appropriate for all student..
DescriptionThis book is a successor to Robin Burnett's Law of International Business Transactions. It provides an up-to-date analysis of the legal environment for international trade and covers:the changes made to payment and letters of credit by reason of the adoption of the UCP 600, which became e..
First published in 1945, Glanville Williams: Learning the Law has been introducing new and prospective law students to the foundation skills needed to study law effectively for almost 70 years. Presenting an overview of the English Legal System and covering the essential legal skills that students n..
DescriptionMarketing Law covers Australian and applicable international laws applying to manufacturing, packaging, labelling, advertising, promotion, pricing and the sale of goods and services. The authors outline the applicable legal principles and legislation, and cover the extensive case law, wit..
DescriptionThis new edition includes extensive references to the outcomes of the 2012 Fair Work Act Review. It details changes already made by the Fair Work Amendment Act 2012 (including the renaming of Fair Work Australia as the Fair Work Commission) and explains further reforms proposed by the Rev..
DescriptionThis edition has been updated throughout to include the latest developments in legislation and case law. It has an overview chapter on directors' duties which enables lecturers to teach a shortened version of this large topic. Alternatively, the overview chapter can be used as an introduc..
The leading work on the law of torts, Winfield and Jolowicz on Tort provides the definitive guidance that students need in order to excel. It is trusted by practitioners to provide clear and accurate statements of the law. The leading textbook on the law of torts, it provides students with definitiv..