Natural Resources

Minerals Environment and Natural Resources Includes Acid Rain, Air Quality, Coal, Conservation, Energy, Fisheries, Forests, Hazardous Waste, Land Use, Resources, Oceanography, Oil Spills, Parks, Pesticides, Petroleum, Pollution, Recreation, Rivers, Solar Energy, Toxic Substances, Trails, […]

Bankruptcy

The Legal History of Bankruptcy This section provides an overview of Bankruptcy Bankruptcy-Remote (SPE) in Financial Law Concept of Bankruptcy-Remote (SPE) in this field: An SPE satisfying certain legal criteria, whose assets have been isolated from and are outside of the reach of the […]

Domestic Violence

Domestic or Intimate Partner Violence Domestic Violence, Sexual Behaviour and the Law Literature Review on Domestic Violence In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Janine M. Zweig and Lauren Bennett Cattaneo provide the following summary about the topic of […]

Expropriation

Expropriation Definition Expropriation is the forced assumption of ownership of private property by a government, often without fair compensation. Nationalization is expropriation by a national government. Meanings For information on: * history of expropriation, see Nationalization * […]

Employment

Employment Law The Legal History of Employment and Labor Law This section provides an overview of Employment and Labor Law Employment in the CEDAW Article 11 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) stipulates, in relation to Employment, that […]

Civil Rights

Related Fields Related topics include: Civil Liberty Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Civil Right Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Legal Right Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Citizen Freedom Find this subject in this World legal […]

Child Pornography

Hello "Research and policy on the criminal aspects of pornography has in most recent years focused almost all of its attention on child pornography, especially as a result of the important role played therein by the internet as the medium that has greatly eased the distribution of such […]

Ethics

Occupational Ethics This include clergy; legal ethics; professional conduct of judges, lawyers; jury ethics; business ethics; economic ethics, ethics of finance, manufacturing, marketing, trade; corporate social responsibility; gambling business; other professions and occupations. Ethics, […]

Agency Law

Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of agency law, with a description of the most significant features of agency law at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also References (Papers) Defining Agency And Its Scope (Ii), Deborah A. […]

Legal Theory

Related Fields Related topics include: Legal theory Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Jurisprudence Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Theory of Law Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Philosophy of Law Find this subject in this World legal […]

Marketing Law

Marketing Law Contents of Marketing Law Contents of this subject matter include: Introduction Marketing and Deceptive Business Practices ( Part 1) Marketing and Deceptive Business Practices (Part 3) Marketing a Quality Product Marketing a Safe Product Marketing Techniques Marketing […]

Discrimination

Summary of Discrimination Unequal treatment in the duties, quotas, or administrative controls accorded to the products of one or more nations. Generally speaking, any nation which does not enjoy most FAVORED NATION (read this and related legal terms for further details) status is the subject […]

Energy

Energy and the Treaties of the European Union Description of Energy provided by the European Union Commission: The aim of European Union energy policy is to guarantee secure, low-cost energy supplies which pose no risk to the health of citizens and the environment. At the outset, the Treaties […]

Litigation Law

Litigation Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of litigation law, with a description of the most significant features of litigation law at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also References (Papers) The Use And Reliability Of […]

Codes

Citation Notes When citing foreign codes, it is generally not necessary to include other information. However, where there is good reason for inclusion, for example in order to refer to the law as at a certain date, other information may be included. Codes as Legal Research Sources Federal […]

Child Abduction

In the Convention relating to the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction "Abduction" as used in the Convention title is not intended in a criminal sense. That term is shorthand for the phrase "wrongful removal or retention" which appears throughout the text, […]

Capital Markets

Literature Review on Capital Markets In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Kenneth A. Kriz and Peter J. Kiedrowski provide the following summary about the topic of Capital Markets: This entry sketches the dimensions of the municipal capital markets. It […]

Elections

Election and Political Law Genuine Elections in Election Law In the field of elections, this term implies the presence of conditions for a level playing field in the electoral race. This mainly includes the exercise of political rights and freedoms, having parties and candidates competing on […]

Elder Law

Introduction to Elder Law In the Preface to his book "Older People in Law and Society," Jonathan Herring of Exeter College Oxford, says: "It is remarkable how little has been written on the English law and older people. While elder law is a well-established field of study in […]

Employee Benefits

Employee Benefits Law Literature Review on Employee Benefits In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Jerrell D. Coggburn and Dennis M. Daley provide the following summary about the topic of Employee Benefits: Designing and administering an attractive yet […]

Remedy

Enforcement of Judgments Spanish Translation of economic-administrative remedy This is the legal translation of English to Spanish in relation to economic-administrative remedy and / or a definition of this topic: Recurso Económico-Administrativo (in Spanish, without translation of the […]

Contract Law

Legal History of Contract Law Contracts in Ancient Greek Law See the main entry of this legal history topic. Contracts in Ancient Roman Law See the main entry of this legal history topic. Contracts in Byzantine Law See the main entry of this legal history topic. Contracts in Chinese […]

Finance Law

Contents of Finance Law Contents of this subject matter include: Introduction to secured finance The securities legislation in a number of jurisdictions Considerations in taking security Loan syndications Trading loan assets Alternatives to secured finance Asset finance Acquisition finance […]

Admiralty Law

Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of admiralty law, with a description of the most significant features of admiralty law at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also Maritime law Resources See Also References (Papers) Legal […]

Juvenile Law

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Adr

ADR ADR Main Elements in the United States Law ADR Defined The American legal Ecyclopedia (including defining ADR) offers a fundamental understanding of this topic, providing a fresh approach to the trends. The main entry thoroughly describes its application. Binding and Non-binding […]