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The Wolters Kluwer Bouvier Law Dictionary

Author : Stephen Michael Sheppard
ISBN : 9781454820178
Genre : Law
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NEW! The first complete revision of John Bouvier s great law dictionary in more than a century made relevant and authoritative for modern students of the law Derived from the famous 1853 law dictionary used by Daniel Webster, Abraham Lincoln, and Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. The Wolters Kluwer Bouvier Law Dictionary Quick Reference has been brought completely up-to-date by a distinguished and widely-published legal scholar and teacher. Steve Sheppard, with law degrees from Oxford and Columbia Universities, brings his scholarship, international practice, and litigation experience to bear in making the famous text as relevant today as it was when it first broke ground in American law. Definitions derived from contemporary as well as classic sources give the reference book its depth and authority. Building on Bouvier's structure and entries, Professor Sheppard has added thousands of new terms and rewritten many original definitions. 8,500 short definitions explain more than 11,200 words and phrases, giving readers a general understanding of a term when a quick grasp of a concept is required. Each entry is written to be understood by the modern student, argued by the modern lawyer, and cited by the modern judge. An intuitive structure and thorough cross-referencing makes the first complete revision of this essential dictionary in more than a hundred years accessible and easy to use. Features of The Wolters Kluwer Bouvier Law Dictionary Quick Reference: The classic becomes contemporary. Definitions derived from ancient and contemporary sources, with current statutes, regulations, cases, and treatises building on ancient and medieval sources Designed for modern use and contemporary issues Authority in General Editor Stephen Sheppard: Widely published by Cambridge, Oxford and other leading presses Holds law degrees from Oxford and Columbia Universities, including a doctorate in the science of law Draws on international legal practice, litigation, and teaching experience for the selection of terms Encyclopedic in scope: 8,500 entries, explaining more than 11,200 words and phrases, far more than Bouvier's original two-volume set with 6,600 entries Short definitions give readers a quick grasp of a concept and a general understanding in a hurry Clear statement of meanings, context and usage of key terms Intuitive structure, for ease of use: Major terms organize concepts and related terms: e.g. exceptions to Hearsay under hearsay, the forms of estate under Estate Thorough cross-referencing, making terms easy to find Summary of Contents: Welcome to the Bouvier Law Dictionary How to Use the Bouvier Law Dictionary Compact Edition The Order of Words and Phrases The Bouvier Law Dictionary Project The Entries, A-Z First Appendix: The Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution Second Appendix: Justices of the United States Supreme Court

Legal Research In A Nutshell

Author : Morris Cohen
ISBN : 9781634606127
Genre : Law
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Finding and using legal resources effectively is an essential skill for lawyers. This comprehensive but succinct guide covers research procedures using major online services, free Internet resources, and library materials. Several hundred websites are discussed and placed in context for effective and productive use in research. Discussion includes coverage of legislative history, administrative law, specialized and interdisciplinary resources, and research in international and comparative law. Appendices list state research guides and treatises and services by subject, and a companion website has a regularly updated list of URLs and illustrations of online and print resources.

Principles Of Legal Research 2d Concise Hornbook

Author : Kent Olson
ISBN : 9781634598590
Genre : Law
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The second edition of Principles of Legal Research will be published in July and available for Fall 2015 class adoptions. Winner of the American Association of Law Libraries' Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award in 2010, Principles of Legal Research provides encyclopedic yet concise coverage of research methods and resources using both free and commercial websites as well as printed publications. It has been thoroughly updated to provide coverage of WestlawNext, Lexis Advance, Bloomberg Law, and other new resources. An introductory survey of research strategies is followed by chapters on the sources of U.S. law created by each branch of government, discussion of major secondary sources, and an overview of international and comparative law. Sample illustrations are included, and an appendix lists more than 500 major treatises and looseleaf services by subject.

The Ashgate Handbook Of Legal Translation

Author : Le Cheng
ISBN : 9781317044239
Genre : Law
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This volume investigates advances in the field of legal translation both from a theoretical and practical perspective, with professional and academic insights from leading experts in the field. Part I of the collection focuses on the exploration of legal translatability from a theoretical angle. Covering fundamental issues such as equivalence in legal translation, approaches to legal translation and the interaction between judicial interpretation and legal translation, the authors offer contributions from philosophical, rhetorical, terminological and lexicographical perspectives. Part II focuses on the analysis of legal translation from a practical perspective among different jurisdictions such as China, the EU and Japan, offering multiple and pluralistic viewpoints. This book presents a collection of studies in legal translation which not only provide the latest international research findings among academics and practitioners, but also furnish us with a new approach to, and new insights into, the phenomena and nature of legal translation and legal transfer. The collection provides an invaluable reference for researchers, practitioners, academics and students specialising in law and legal translation, philosophy, sociology, linguistics and semiotics.

Common Law Contract Law A Pratical Guide For The Civil Law Lawyer

Author : Jean Steadman
ISBN : 9788821751844
Genre : Law
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Il testo è una guida pratica alla disciplina dei contratti nell’ambito del sistema common law e si rivolge a tutti gli operatori del settore legale che, per loro origine e formazione, fanno riferimento al sistema del diritto civile e si occupano di operazioni, transazioni e contratti regolati dal diritto inglese o americano qualunque sia l’oggetto del contratto o la nazionalità delle parti. Vengono analizzati gli istituti fondamentali del sistema common law in Inghilterra, Galles e Stati Uniti d’America, evidenziandone i tratti comuni e fornendo una dettagliata spiegazione delle principali differenze esistenti tra i due sistemi giuridici. Numerosi esempi consentono al lettore di meglio comprendere come la prassi contrattualistica trovi reale applicazione nella quotidiana pratica legale. Ogni capitolo è corredato da specifiche note esplicative. Sono presenti un dettagliato glossario e una checklist delle principali tipologie contrattuali. PIANO DELL'OPERA PARTE I - The Origins of the Common Law and the Legal System Chapter 1 - The Origins of the Common Law in England and Wales Chapter 1 - The Origins of the Common Law in America Glossary Chapter 2 - The Legal System in England and Wales Chapter 2 - The Legal System in America Glossary PARTE II - Hypothetical transaction Chapter 1 - Precontractual Liabilities and Agreements in England and Wales Chapter 1 - Precontractual Liability and Preliminary Agreements in America Glossary Checklist For Preliminary Agreements Hypothetical Transaction Wrap-Up Chapter 2 - The Formation of a Contract in England and Wales Chapter 2 - The Formation of a Contract in America Glossary Checklist For Contract Formation Hypothetical Transaction Wrap-Up Chapter 3 - Discharge of Obligations in England and Wales Chapter 3 - Discharge of Obligations in America Glossary Checklist For Discharge Of An Obligation Hypothetical Transaction Wrap-Up Chapter 4 - Resolution of a Contract in England and Wales Chapter 4 - Resolution of a Contract in America Glossary Checklist For Contract Resolution Of A Contract Hypothetical Transaction Wrap-Up Bibliography

Pr Vn P Eklad V Teorii A Praxi Nov Ob Ansk Z Kon K

Author : Chromá, Marta
ISBN : 9788024628516
Genre : Law
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Hlavním cílem publikace je poskytnout čtenářům nejen teoreticky podložený návod, jak postupovat při převádění právních informací z češtiny do angličtiny, ale také praktické ukázky přístupu k překládání nového občanského zákoníku (NOZ). Publikace je rozdělena do tří kapitol. První kapitola podrobně analyzuje proces právního překladu, formuluje základní pravidla pro překládání právních textů a vymezuje rozsah právnělingvistických znalostí a překladatelských dovedností. Druhá kapitola se věnuje překládání právních předpisů, stanovuje právnělingvistická východiska pro překlad českých zákonů do angličtiny, porovnává lingvistický přístup k tvorbě zákonů v České republice a některých anglicky mluvících zemích. Zahrnuje stručnou charakteristiku jazyka NOZ a analýzu různých variet právnické angličtiny, stejně jako některých gramatických jevů, jež jsou pro překlad (nejen) občanského zákoníku podstatné. Třetí kapitola v pěti oddílech ukazuje praktický přístup k překládání občanského zákoníku do angličtiny. První oddíl se věnuje legislativně technickým prvkům celého zákoníku a jeho systematice; další čtyři oddíly jsou vymezeny podle částí NOZ – obecná část, rodinné právo, absolutní majetková práva a relativní majetková práva. V každém oddíle jsou vybrána ustanovení z pohledu překladu obtížnější buď kvůli volbě českých jazykových prostředků, nebo pro nejednoznačnost českého textu, jež může vést k různým interpretacím.

Mallorys Zweiter Tod

Author : Reinhold Messner
ISBN : 3492233007
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5 Sterne F R Lola

Author : Isabel Abedi
ISBN : 9783732004157
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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In Lolas Leben wimmelt es vor Krisen. Mama hat eine Baby-Krise. Tante Lisbeth hat eine Verlobungs-Krise. Und Lolas beste Freundin Flo hat eine Enzo-Krise. (Das ist eine Krise, die man bekommt, wenn ein Pflegebruder einzieht, für den die Bezeichnung "schwer erziehbar" noch harmlos ist.) Aber die gefährlichste Krise von allen hat Lola selbst: eine Identitätskrise. Sie weiß einfach nicht, was sie nachts werden soll! Nachdem sie sich als Nonne (zu langweilig) und Totengräberin (zu traurig) versucht hat, bringt ihr der Schulalltag die rettende Idee. "Das perfekte Dinner" - so heißt das Projekt, für das sich Lola begeistert anmeldet. Ab sofort sind ihre Nächte gerettet, denn als berühmte Sterneköchin Cocada Delicada macht sie mit ihren magischen Gerichten die Welt glücklicher. Ob Lolas Leben in der Wirklichkeit aber auch krisensicher bleibt, das muss sich erst noch zeigen. Die warmherzig und humorvoll erzählte Spiegel-Bestseller-Reihe der renommierten Autorin Isabel Abedi um das beliebte Mädchen Lola, ihre Familie und ihre Freunde.

Ethische Experimente

Author : Anthony Appiah
ISBN : 3406592643
Genre : Ethik
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Einf Hrung In Die Theorie Der Speziellen Funktionen Der Mathematischen Physik

Author : Friedrich Wilhelm Schäfke
ISBN : 9783642948671
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