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Mastering business law

Mastering business law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD1629.3

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Terry Price
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Basingstoke : Macmillan, 1989
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Macmillan master series
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Short Description

XIII, 256 pages : ILlustrations, forms ; 22 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Terry Price.
  • Publication Date: 1989
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 10 editions
  • First edition Date: 1989
  • Last edition Date: 1997
  • General Notes: Previous ed. published as: Practical business law. London : Pan, 1982.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD1629.3
  • Dewey Code: 344.2067
  • ISBN: 0333487990 9780333487990 0333487982 9780333487983
  • OCLC: 27975662

Main Contents

Part 1 Law and the Courts in England and Wales: criminal and civil law distinguished; criminal and civil courts in England and Wales; sources of the law. Part 2 Business agreements: essential requirements in a contract. Part 3 The terms of the bargain: terms and conditions; exclusion clauses; discharge of contracts; remedies for breach of contract. Part 4 Contracts of employment: unfair dismissal and redundancy. Part 5 Consumer law: Sale of Goods Act 1979; Trade Descriptions Act 1968 and 1972; consumer credit. Part 6: contracts of insurance. Part 7 Business torts: tort of negligence, trespass, nuisance and defamation. Part 8 Safety at work: Health and Safety at Work Act 1974; civil action available to employees injured at work. Part 9 Types of buiness organization: sole trader and partnership; formation of a company. Part 10: bankruptcy and liquidation. Part 11 Business property: buying a business; patents and copyrights; ownership of a company. Part 12: cheques; agency.

Summary Note

A text dealing with business law which includes topics ranging from the formation of a company and types of business organization, to employment and safety at work, business torts and bankruptcy.

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