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Understanding the English legal system

Understanding the English legal system

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD662

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): D. J. Gifford, J. R. Salter
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Cavendish Pub., 1997
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/understanding-the-english-legal-system/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Gifford, D.J. (Donald James). Understanding the English legal system. London: Cavendish Pub., 1997 (OCoLC)743498558

Short Description

XXIII, 163 pages ; 24 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Understanding the English legal system is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Cavendish Pub.
  • Responsable Person: D.J. Gifford and John R. Salter.
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 5 editions
  • First edition Date: 1997
  • Last edition Date: 1997
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD662
  • Dewey Code: 344.1
  • ISBN: 1859412394 9781859412398
  • OCLC: 38759111

Main Contents

1. Institutions of Employment Law; 2. Nature of the Relationship; 3. Sources of Contractual Terms; 4. Implied Duties; 5. Discrimination; 6. Equal Pay; 7. Employment Protection; 8. Termination at Common Law; 9. Unfair Dismissal; 10. Redundancy; 11. Trade Unions and their Members; 12. Trade Unions and Industrial Action

Summary Note

The aim of this work is to set out the fundamental issues on which any informed understanding of the English law, its institutions and its operations are based. Topics covered include the nature of law, how cases are tried, the jury system and the punishment of offenders.

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