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Cuestionarios de Derecho Administrativo. La Contratación con las Administraciones Públicas.
Price: $4.65 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Nonfiction » Law » Government / State, Provincial & Municipal
Cuestionarios de respuesta múltiple que trata en profundidad las cuestiones relativas a la Contratación con el Sector Público: legislación aplicable, diferentes tipos de contratos con las Administraciones Públicas, Contratos de Obra Pública, contratos de Concesión de Obra Pública, contratos de Suministros, Contratos negociados, etc.
What Do Lawyers Do?: An Ethnography of a Corporate Law Firm
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,470. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture
A legal scholar and sociologist, Flood spent years observing a large US law firm from the inside--much like an embedded journalist, but with the perspective of a researcher on the theory & practice of legal organizations. What he analyzed resulted in a study cited by many scholars over the years as the ultimate account of the inner workings of a corporate law firm. Adds a foreword by Lynn Mather.
Don't Let Anyone Steal Your Story
Series: Story and Screenplay Savvy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
You can lock your doors and windows to keep thieves out, but how do you protect your ideas or written works? Don't Let Anyone Steal Your Story is a stripped-down readable summary of copyright, full of entertaining anecdotes and real-life examples. Read about the true horror stories that clearly show you what you need to do to avoid the misfortune of having your literary material stolen.
On Law and Power
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Christian's Library Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Natural Law
The Dicaeologicae was an immense Latin work that sought to construct a single comprehensive juridical system by collating the Decalogue, Jewish law, Roman law, and various streams of European customary law.
Taxing Question Simple Answer
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 31,260. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / taxation
Taxing Question , Simple Answer -Volume -1 is devoted to chartered accountants , lawyers , tax officers and tax practitioners to provide answers to most complex questions and difficult to find answers. The selected 25 tax questions are not easy to find answers and nothing is clear in the Income Tax Act . Supreme Court , High Courts have come to the rescue of everyone to provide answers.
Women and Sport in India and the World: Examining the History and Suggesting Policy Reforms
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
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Do you know of female cricketers outperforming male counterparts while playing each other? Or about female car-racers who compete with men and win? Ever wondered what challenges female sportspersons face and have faced historically? What steps have been taken to promote gender equality in sport? And what more needs to be done? Here's a book that deals with these questions.
The Zimmerman Trial Follies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
The first book on the Zimmerman trial and the last one you’ll need on the subject, this work proves Zimmerman was never lawfully tried. Based on 20 insights sent to the prosecutors by the author, every fact that was ignored is exposed, beginning with the confession to first-degree murder in his only sworn statement. Now another invalid jury verdict mandates we find the next Rosa Parks to stand up
What Makes A Court Supreme
You set the price! Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Former Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court Daniel J. O'Hern writes about his time on the Court when it was considered the Greatest Court in the Country, as it dealt with monumental cases like Baby M. It is an insightful book about an historic Court with a rarely provided insider's view, while also being a witty and funny read. Justice O'Hern served on the Court from 1981-2000.
Tax Evasion Through Shares
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law
Tax Evasion Through Shares is written by a tax officer who has devoted twenty years in investigating, enquiring the tax evasion and finally bringing evidences against the tax evaders. The book is primarily a guide for officer of Income Tax Department for investigation in share related cases. The books not only describe the ways of tax evasion, but how to detect, enquire and assess such cases.
Free Ryan Ferguson: 101 Reasons Why Ryan Should Be Released
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
We want to avert our eyes in situations like Ryan Ferguson’s, but we can’t – and shouldn’t. Ryan was convicted in 2005 of the 2001 murder and robbery of sport’s editor Kent Heitholt. As of September 1, 2013, Missouri keeps Ryan imprisoned after the only witnesses against him have admitted perjury at a habeas hearing.
The Wilson Administration and Civil Liberties, 1917-1921
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
This much-cited study of Woodrow Wilson and his cabinet explores the suppression of speech and print publication during an era of world war, the Red Scare, anti-foreign fervor and unionism. Wilson's notable achievements in social leadership and the progressive movement are questioned in light of his failure to protect civil liberties. Previously published by Cornell University Press, now an ebook.
Law and the Quest for Justice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
An insightful collection of essays from leading voices on the challenges and promise of justice and law, the book is accessible and interesting to a wide audience. It features internationally renowned members of the academy, national political figures, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists, & crusading lawyers. Edited by Marjorie Zatz, Doris Marie Provine, and James P. Walsh. Current and fascinating.
Judicial Review and the National Political Process: A Functional Reconsideration of the Role of the Supreme Court
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 170,680. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
As constitutional scholar John Nowak noted when it was first released, Choper's classic book "is mandatory reading for anyone seriously attempting to study our constitutional system of government. It is an important assessment of the democratic process and the theoretical and practical role of the Supreme Court." That view is still true today, as borne out by countless cites to it in recent years.
Securing Religious Liberty: Principles for Judicial Interpretation of the Religion Clauses
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Although the Constitution of the U.S. states that there shall be no laws that either establish or prohibit religion, the application of the Religion Clauses throughout history has been fraught with conflict and ambiguity. In this classic book, a leading constitutional scholar (and former Dean of Berkeley Law) proposed a set of guidelines meant to provide consistent guidance for interpretation.
Lifer. 45 Years in Her Majesty's Prisons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 166,070. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The story of a man who was convicted of murder in England in 1968. He was the first person to be convicted on forensic evidence alone. However he always maintained his innocence. When, in 1991 the Parole Board recommended release, the Home Secretary overturned that decision, leading him to choose to fail to return from a Home leave. After 3 years at large he was rearrested and is still in prison.
The Limits of the Legal Process: A Study of Landlords, Law and Crime
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,220. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Housing & Urban Development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This pathbreaking study in the sociology of law has won multiple awards for its insight, clarity, and broad import in examining the UK Rent Acts and landlord behavior over a period of time in the '60s and '70s. Not just a revelation of the unintended consequence of well-meant reforms; though it shows the side-effects of a law to protect tenants, it also explores the bigger picture of law's limits.
Court Reform on Trial: Why Simple Solutions Fail
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
A recognized study of innovation in the process of criminal justice, and why it so often fails—despite the best intentions of judges, administrators & reformers. The arc of reform to disappointment is analyzed for such ideas as bail, pretrial diversion, speedy trial and determinate sentences. A much-maligned system of pleas shifts power to prosecutors away from judges. New foreword by Greg Berman.
The Rule of Law in European Integration: The Path of the Schuman Plan
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.
BGB – Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch – E-Book – Stand: Mai 2013
Price: $6.52 USD. Words: 288,270. Language: German. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Das Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch (BGB) mit Stand Mai 2013 Folgende Gesetze sind ebenfalls im ebook aufgeführt: BGBEG, AGG,WBVG, BGB-InfoV, UKlaG, ProdHaftG, ErbbauRG, WoEigG, VersAusglG, LPartG, GewSchG
A proteção da privacidade nas comunicações eletrônicas reservadas no Brasil: análise crítica do regime das interceptações telefônicas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 258,020. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Privacy, Nonfiction » Law » Computer & Internet
O livro aborda, com profundidade, a questão da proteção da privacidade nas comunicações eletrônicas no Brasil, analisando a legislação nacional e internacional, inclusive da Corte Interamericana de Direitos Humanos, além de estudar a regulação nos Estados Unidos da América e da União Europeia sobre a matéria.