Commercial Law offers a fresh, modern, and stimulating exploration of this diverse and fascinating area of law. The text provides thorough coverage of all key aspects of the syllabus, including the law of agency, the sale of goods, international trade, and methods of payment, finance, and security. A range of learning features are employed throughout the book to encourage understanding of the law and to demonstrate and contextualize how the principles behind it play out in practical domestic and international commercial transactions. Online Resource Centre:Commercial Law is accompanied by a comprehensive Online Resource Centre which offers free access to the following resources: * A test bank of multiple-choice questions* Guidance on approaching the questions posed in the book* Bonus online chapters covering consumer credit, insurance law, and competition law* Further reading lists for each chapter* A flashcard glossary* Downloadable versions of the diagrams from the book
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This innovative textbook examines commercial law and the social and political context in which it develops. Topical examples, such as funding for terrorism, demonstrate this fast-moving field's relevance to today's concerns. This wide-ranging subject is set within a clear structure, with part and chapter introductions setting out the student's course of study. Recommendations for further reading at the end of every chapter point the reader to important sources for advanced study and revision questions encourage understanding. The extensive coverage and detailed commentary has been extensively market tested to ensure that the contents are aligned with the needs of university courses in commercial law.
This work presents a clear and detailed account of commercial law, covering the fundamental principles and how the law works in practice. References to further reading and web-based sources at the end of each chapter enable students to expand their knowledge should they wish to do so.
Being the Principles of Mercantile Law of the Following and Other Countries, Viz.: England, Scotland, Ireland, British India, British Colonies, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Buenos Ayres, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hans Towns, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Prussia, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United States, Wurtemburg
Edited by eminent banking law scholar Ross Cranston, this is a collection of essays written in honor of Roy Goode, the Norton Rose Professor of English Law at Oxford and highly esteemed commercial law scholar. The contributors, an international group of distinguished commercial lawyers, address topics including international contracts and sales, credit and security, and commercial arbitration. Making Commercial Law is a truly international collection that will be of great interest to scholars of commercial law worldwide, and to practitioners working in the areas of finance and international banking.
Commercial Law has been written principally for students taking an elective in commercial law on the Legal Practice Course. It covers all the core areas of general commercial practice, including agency and distribution agreements; sale and supply of goods and services; international sales contracts; credit and security; bills of exchange; competition law; intellectual property law and commercial contracts including specimen sets of terms of sale and purchase. Diagrams and examples ensurethat the practical aspects of the subject area are emphasised, while the detailed coverage gives students a good introduction to the practitioner style texts they will use once in practice. Coverage of new cases such as Aerotel Ltd v Telco Holdings Ltd and Others; Re Macrossani's Application and Lonsdale v Howard and Hallam Ltd ensure that the most recent developments are considered. This text offers an excellent bridge between the notes, exercises and case studies provided by lecturers, givingstudents a well-rounded view of commercial law.