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Smith & Keenan's law for business

Smith & Keenan's law for business

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Kenneth Smith, Denis J. Keenan
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson Longman, 2006
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Other titles: Smith and Keenan's law for business
    Law for business
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Short Description

Xli, 682 pages ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Smith & Keenan's law for business is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Denis Keenan.
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 11 editions
  • First edition Date: 2003
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • General Notes: Revised edition of: Smith and Keenan's advanced business law. 10th ed. 1997.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD1629
  • Dewey Code: 346.4207
  • ISBN: 1405824042 9781405824040
  • OCLC: 63703957

Main Contents

PrefaceTable of Cases Table of StatutesLaw Report Abbreviations PART 1 THE ENGLISH LEGAL SYSTEM1 The meaning of law and its origins2 Dispute resolution and legal services in England and Wales3 European courts and human rights4 The law making process I: UK legislation and its interpretation5 The law making process II: Case law and the legislative organs of the European Union PART 2 – THE LAW OF CONTRACT 6 Law of contract: making the contract I7 Law of contract: making the contract II8 Law of contract: making the contract III9 Law of contract: reality of consent I 10 Law of contract: reality of consent II11 Law of contract: contractual terms12 Law of contract: contracts in restraint of trade and restrictive practices 13 Law of contract: discharge of contract 14 Law of contract: remedies and limitation of actionsPART 3 THE SALE OF GOODS15 The sale of goods I: making the contract16 The sale of goods II: product liability and transfer of title17 The sale of goods III: performance of the contract and remedies 18 Contracts for the supply of goods and services19 Supply of goods on credit PART 4 EMPLOYMENT LAW20 Employment I: the contract of employment 21 Employment II: discrimination 22 Employment III: termination of the contract PART 5 COMPANY LAW IN THE STUDY OF BUSINESS23 Company law I: setting up the company24 Company law II: share capital, dividends and transfer25 Company law III: loan capital, directors and insolvency; the partnership comparison PART 6 AGENCY AND NEGLIGENCE 26 Agency in companies and partnerships – the common law27 Negligence – generally and the business application Appendices: Appendix I Company law reform: the Government White Paper Modernising Company Law Appendix II – Answers to questions set in objective mode Index

Summary Note

Intended for undergraduate non-law students who have a business law component in their degree. This book also satisfies the business law requirements for a number of professional bodies, and it includes statutory and case law developments, in particular the impact of various laws in the sphere of employment law, discrimination, and Company Law. '''

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Commercial law
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