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Business law in Scotland

Business law in Scotland

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > Scotland > Obligations > Contracts > Particular contracts > Comprehensive. Commercial law. Mercantile transactions

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Gillian Black
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Scotland
  • Publication Information: Edinburgh : Thomson/W. Green, 2008
  • Type: Book
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Short Description

Xlviii, 771 pages ; 24 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Business law in Scotland is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Gillian Black [and others].
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Country/State: Scotland
  • Number of Editions: 4 editions
  • First edition Date: 2008
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC495
  • Dewey Code: 346.41107
  • ISBN: 9780414017030 041401703X
  • OCLC: 228195914

Main Contents

Introduction to the nature and sources of Scots law
Structure of the Scottish legal system
Business regulation
Law of contract
Sale and the supply of goods
Consumer protection
Employment law
Intellectual property
Choice of business medium
The law of partnership
Company law
Insolvency law
Negotiable instruments
Rights in security
Dispute resolution
Introduction to legal writing and problem solving techniques.

Summary Note

Business Law in Scotland is a new academic title from W. Green, designed to make this area of the law accessibleto non-law students. Written by an expert multi-author team this book contains all information required to give you a general overview andintroductory understanding to the area of business law. '''

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