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Australian General Skilled Migration (How To Apply) by Nicholas Ivanoff
Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: Australian English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law
This could be the biggest decision of your life, so for a small investment we certainly think it is worth it. A step by step approach so that you can properly evaluate and become an expert on your Australian Independent visa. It will save you time, money and stress. All of the information, websites and worksheets in this eBook are guaranteed to put you on a the right path.
Neproliferarea nucleară după Tucidide by Andreea Emilia Duță
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,010. Language: Romanian. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Law » International law
Lucrarea de faţă este prima dintr-un ciclul de lucrări dedicate dosarului nuclear. Demersul pleacă de la mai multe comunicări prezentate la conferinţe studenţeşti naţionale şi internaţionale şi de la câteva articole şi studii pe această tematică publicate în ţară şi peste hotare. Nu mi-am propus să epuizez domeniul neproliferării deosebit de dens, dinamic şi contradictoriu; am încercat să desluşes
British sailors in Indian stinking jails! by Ved from Victoria Institutions
Price: Free! Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Law » International law
A group of British sailors/veterans are in an Indian jail. I do not know if they have been freed, as yet. This news came to my attentions a couple of months back, even though they have been in jail for a few years now. This was a news, which I had been expecting for quite some time. In fact, when the BPO revolution commenced, I had the gut feeling that these kinds of happening are in the offing.
A Woman's Right to Culture: Toward Gendered Cultural Rights by Linda L. Veazey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Law » International law
A new and insightful analysis of the usual meme that cultural rights in international law are at odds with the rights of women in affected societies. Rather than seeing these concepts as mutually exclusive, Linda Veazey frames cultural rights—through detailed case studies and analysis of law—in a way that incorporates and enriches the very gender-protective norms they are often thought to defeat.
LEGISLACION ADUANERA DEL MERCOSUR by Hector Hugo Juarez
Price: Free! Words: 201,430. Language: Spanish. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Recopilacion y ordenamiento de las normas aduaneras relevantes dictadas en el ambito del MERCOSUR. Texto actualizado al 1 de agosto de 2015. Incluye las normas vigentes y las que se encuentran en proceso de internalización, con el detalle de las disposiciones por las cuales se incorporan a los ordenamientos jurídicos internos de cada Estado Parte.
The Legal Protection of Foreign Investments Against Political Risk: Japanese Business in the Asian Energy Sector by Thomas Nektarios Papanastasiou
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,090. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / energy
This study examines how political risks associated with foreign direct investment in the energy sector are managed or mitigated, and suggests new ways to deal with the possibility of such risk. It applies its analysis—using case studies and international law, and examining actual contracts—to the specific context of foreign investment in five Asian countries’ power infrastructure projects.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 7 - May 2015 by Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » International law
Contents of Issue 7 include: Article, "The Normalization of Foreign Relations Law," by Ganesh Sitaraman and Ingrid Wuerth; Book Review, "The Family, in Context," by Maxine Eichner; and Note, "Forgive and Forget: Bankruptcy Reform in the Context of For-Profit Colleges" In addition, the issue features student commentary on Recent Cases and policy positions, and Recent Publications notes.
Layman's International Law: Everything You Need to Know About the Law of Nations by Samit D'Cunha
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"Layman's International Law" is a one-of-a-kind guide designed to teach anyone the basics of public international law. Marked by a thorough and entertaining presentation of the complexities of international law, this book is ideal for people who have not previously studied law, people wishing to learn more about their rights under international law, or people entering the world of diplomacy.
Creating Consensus: The Journey Towards Banning Cluster Munitions by Geetanjali Mukherjee
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Cluster bombs are weapons that are small but deadly. Their unexploded submunitions in effect, act as landmines, sometimes even years later. For decades, humanitarian organizations sought to limit their use, but progress on the issue stalled. In 2008, the campaign to ban cluster munitions succeeded. How was this accomplished, and are there any wider lessons to be learned from it?
Evidence and Burden of Proof in Foreign Sovereign Immunity Litigation: A Litigation Guide for International Lawyers and Government Counsel by Peter Fritz Walter
Price: $42.99 USD. Words: 143,000. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
‘Evidence and Burden of Proof in Foreign Sovereign Immunity Litigation’ is the first specialized and practically useful analysis of the evidence problems and the burden of proof in matters of foreign sovereign immunity litigation, both regarding jurisdictional immunities and immunity from execution.
Is The United Nations A Desirable Enforcer Of Interntional Order ? by Justin Cahill
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Law » International law
This essay questions whether the United Nations has the capacity to take objective, independent action to maintain international order. It concludes the UN’s capacity to enforce collective security on an objective basis will always be curtailed by the Security Council's permanent member's interests, its lack of a monopoly on the use of collective force and its inability to take decisive action.
Direito da Nacionalidade Portuguesa e Brasileira by Hilton Meirelles Bernardes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Comparative
Direito da Nacionalidade Portuguesa e Brasileira estuda a legislação, doutrina e jurisprudência de Portugal e Brasil envolvendo o tema nacionalidade e afins. Obra fundamental e imprescindível para advogados, juizes, promotores, estudantes e demais operadores do direito. Também muito útil para quem tenha objetivo de adquirir algumas dessas nacionalidades. Edição revista e atualizada.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 2 - November 2011 by Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » International law
Yale Law Journal, Nov. 2011: Contents include "Outcasting: Enforcement in Domestic and International Law," by Oona Hathaway & Scott J. Shapiro; "Prods and Pleas: Limited Government in an Era of Unlimited Harm," by Benjamin Ewing & Douglas A. Kysar; Note, "Baseline Framing in Sentencing," by Daniel M. Isaacs; & Comment, "The Anti-Federalists and Presidential War Powers," by Cameron O. Kistler.
The Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species: Local Authority and International Policy by Jonathan Liljeblad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
A new book explores the nature of national-to-local linkages, using as a case study the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) via its domestic analog, the Endangered Species Act. The analysis uses quantitative and qualitative methods. The author concludes that while CITES enforcement allows for a national-to-local extension, it presents international challenges too.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012 by Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Contributors include such noted scholars as Ariel Porat & Eric Posner (aggregation in decisionmaking over many fields of law), Victoria Nourse (legislative history in statutory interpretation), and James Anderson & Paul Heaton (effectiveness of defense counsel in murder cases). Vol. 122, Issue 1 also features student contributions on rights of identity and branding, sales tax, & international law.
Tests about European Union and its Institutions by Jose Remigio Gomis Fuentes, Sr
Price: $4.78 USD. Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions, Nonfiction » Law » International law
Tests about the creation of the European Union and its institutions. Long tests Adapted to the Lisbon Treaty. A work suitable for university students and for those preparing oppositions with the European Union as content. Key dates in the European Union, Community institutions, The European Council, The European Commission, European Parliament, etc.
Spouse and Children Settlement Visa Applications: How to Successfully prepare your Evidence Pack by Joshua Cartwright ACMC
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The purpose of this book is to tell you what to put in your evidence pack when applying for a UK Home Office visa to get spouse and children into the UK from outside the EU.
The Rule of Law in European Integration: The Path of the Schuman Plan by Stuart A. Scheingold
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,550. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This study “remains the definitive analysis of the first crucial decade of the formulation of the Constitution of Europe by at the time a little-known court. It must be read by all serious scholars of European integration.”—Malcolm Feeley, in the new Foreword. In the early days of what would become the EU, it had a weak and ill-defined legislature and executive. And the European Court of Justice.
Cuestionarios de Derecho Internacional Público by Jose Remigio Gomis Fuentes, Sr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,770. Language: Spanish. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Cuestionarios de Derecho Internacional Público. Una obra extensa con más de mil preguntas sobre Derecho Internacional Público, que abordan la temática básica necesaria tanto en los estudios jurídicos y de Derecho como en las oposiciones y concursos públicos en los que se contempla Derecho Internacional Público.
Israel's Legal Case: A Guidebook by Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Law » International law
This volume outlines how Israel's actions are firmly rooted in international law. Recognized experts discuss "occupation," "apartheid," and "colonialism," as well as the legal status of Israeli settlements, the West Bank security fence, and Israel's borders.