Oxford Dictionary of Law
Oxford Dictionary of Law This acclaimed dictionary is the most comprehensive of its kind, with over 4,200 concise, informative entries on all aspects of English law, with 200 entries new to this volume. The Dictionary defines all the major terms, concepts, processes, and organization of the legal system - with new coverage of important recent legislation and expanded coverage of criminology and law enforcement. International in scope, the book includes terms taken from European law, international law, human rights law, and environmental law. This edition offers highlighted feature entries that discuss key topics in detail, such as adoption law or the Terrorism Act.
Oxford Dictionary of Law
Business Law Ninth Edition By Keith Abbott, Norman Pendlebury, Kevin Wardman
Now in its 9th Edition, this proven textbook provides a comprehensive yet concise introduction to Business Law, including Contract Law, Tort Law, Commercial Law and Employment Law. The aim is to explain Business Law in a straightforward and accessible way. Business Law 9e is fully up to date and includes coverage of the most recent legislation concerning corporate manslaughter, compensation, equality, flexible working and misleading marketing. The Companies Act 2006 is given full and comprehensive coverage. Recent European legislation on unfair business practices, equal treatment and consumer protection is included. Current case law is thoroughly reviewed and throughout the text hundreds of cases are referenced and described. This book is ideal for use on undergraduate Business Law modules taken by business studies, accounting, marketing, design and technology, health studies and food science and other non-law students. It covers the business law syllabus requirements of many professional and examination bodies such as the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators and the Institute of Personnel Development.
The Nigerian Legal System - Text & Cases - By Ese Malemi - 2021 Revised Edition
The Nigerian Legal System (Text & Cases) by Ese Malemi - 2021 Revised Edition This book is a comprehensive text that deals with all aspects of the Nigerian Legal System, which consists of the laws, courts, personnel of the law, and the administration of justice process, as it exists in Nigeria.A host of cases both Nigerian and foreign are reported in illustration. It is a handbook, especially prepared and intended to furnish and equip every person who is interested in Nigerian Law with a solid knowledge of the Nigerian Legal system, its structure, personnel and how it works.This book is an invaluable companion for law students, legal practitioners and general readers who want a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the Nigerian Legal System, quickly and thoroughly. About the Author: Ese Malemi, a legal practitioner, is a Barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and a Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos Nigeria. He is an amiable gentleman and a member of the Nigerian Bar Association. He lives and practices Law in Lagos. His book on law include: Mass Media Law, Administrative Law, The Nigerian Constitutional Law, Law of Tort and the Nigerian Legal Method.
Black's Law Dictionary, 11th Edition, Bryan A. Garner.
Black's Law Dictionary, 11th Edition, Bryan A. Garner. For nearly 130 years, Black & rsquo;s Law Dictionary has been the gold standard for the language of the law. The greatly expanded 11th edition, with new material on every page, is at once the most practical, comprehensive, scholarly, and authoritative law dictionary ever published. With clarity and rigor, it defines more than 55,000 law-related words and phrases, recording their historical and present-day nuances. This edition introduces 3,500 new terms, including accountability, anticipatory self-defense, cyber force, Islamic law, Jewish law, legal moralism, legal reasoning, moral equality, peacekeeping, remotely piloted warfare, right to rebel, and umbrella clause. More than 900 Latin maxims have been added, newly translated, and carefully indexed for this edition, making Black & rsquo;s Law Dictionary the most thorough and reliable source for these essential and often elusive items. Headwords are given their dates of earliest known use in English-language sources, giving dictionary users a greater sense of historical context. Black & rsquo;s Law Dictionary is the only legal dictionary to provide such data. The extensive bibliography lists the more than 1,000 classics of legal literature that are briefly quoted throughout the dictionary to amplify the user & rsquo;s understanding of legal terminology. Each of the more than 6,000 quotations locates a critical and otherwise hard-to-find explanation of the terms under discussion. Editor-in-Chief Bryan A. Garner, the world & rsquo;s leading legal lexicographer, has assembled an unmatched roster of academic and practicing contributors who have vetted every term for accuracy. Never has such a distinguished lineup of legal talent been arrayed in support of a legal reference work. If you & rsquo;re using an edition that was current when you were in law school, you & rsquo;re out of date. If you think a dictionary is useful mainly as a doorstop, you haven & rsquo;t browsed the pages of this 11th edition. Once you do, you & rsquo;ll find it hard to put down. Within moments, you & rsquo;ll probably find something you want to cite.
Casebook On Administrative Law
First published in 2016, Casebook on Administrative Law is a compilation of cases and commentaries which are in line with the law syllabus by the Nigerian University Commission (NUC) for Nigerian universities. The book covers numerous cases related to administration such as delegated legislation, rule-making procedures, right to fair hearing, due process of law, ombudsman/public complaint commission, judicial and non-judicial remedies for administrative acts, civil and public service administration, public corporations and agencies, suits against agents of government and its gents, etc. The book maps out these topics to assist all law students in their career pursuit in law. The Nigerian casebook series will be useful to legal practitioners and students studying administrative and management courses as they read the course materials during their private study. The cases contained in this text will also serve as a teaching guide for lecturers. The author is a Professor of Law and has been a seasoned academic lecturer for many decades in Nigerian universities including the University of Maiduguri, University of llorin, Lagos State University and the National Open University. He is presently an academic staff at the Redeemer's University, Ede. He has written and edited many books, journals and law reports. The law books in the Nigerian Casebooks Series include Law of Contract, Law of Tort, Company Law, Labour and Employment Law, Commercial Law, Equity and Trust Law, Law of Banking, Land Law, Constitutional Law and Law of Evidence. Others include Criminal law, Law of taxation, Insurance Law, Intellectual Property Law, Maritime and Admiralty Law and Oil and Gas law.