Bonfield S American Law And The American Legal System In A Nutshell

Author: Lloyd Bonfield
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 1628103779
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American law is in order. Domestic law, of course, is primarily calculated to apply
to legal actors going about their business within national geographic boundaries.
Yet it has long been accepted that national law may control the conduct of
nationals abroad. An example in American law is the Foreign Corrupt Practices
Act which bars American corporations from bribing officials of foreign
governments in order to receive contracts. Likewise, in the well-known Alcoa
case, United States ...

The American Legal System

Author: Albert P. Melone
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742547537
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J. H. Baker, An Introduction to English Legal History, 3d ed. (London:
Butterworths, 1990), 14. 29. Baker, Introduction to English Legal History, 16-20.
30. Shapiro, Courts, 72-73. 31. Henry J. Abraham, The Judicial Process: An
Introductory Analysis of the Courts of the United States, England, and France, 5th
ed. (New York: Oxford University Press, 1986), 9-10. 32. Frederick G. Kempin Jr.,
Historical Introduction to Anglo-American Law in a Nutshell, 3d ed. (St. Paul, MN:
West, 1990), ...

American Law And The Legal System

Author: Thomas R. Van Dervort
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780766817401
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This overview of the system of law and government in the United States is a revision of the successful "Equal Justice Under the Law", that provides the conceptual tools needed to prepare individuals for their roles as citizens, paralegals, ...

American Law And Legal Systems

Author: James V. Calvi
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317225511
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This new edition provides essential updates to forensic and scientific evidence, contract law, and family law, and includes new text boxes and tables to help students understand, remember, and apply central concepts.

An Introduction To The American Legal System

Author: John M. Scheb
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780766827592
Size: 28.80 MB
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"An Introduction to the American Legal System" is ideal for undergraduate students in legal studies, political science, criminal justice, pre-law, and sociology programs, paralegal programs, as well as for anyone with an interest in the ...

Law 101

Author: Jay M. Feinman
Publisher: Oxford University Press (UK)
ISBN: 0199341699
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"[A] fully updated survey of American law that incorporates fresh materials on recent Supreme Court cases, the latest developments in Internet law, and sensational criminal trials"--Flap page 1 of dust jacket.

Black Labor And The American Legal System

Author: Herbert Hill
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299105945
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Covering the period from the abolition of slavery through the events that preceded and affected the adoption of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Black Labor and the American Legal System examines the major legislative and legal developments ...

Imagining The Law

Author: Norman F. Cantor
Publisher: Harpercollins
ISBN: 9780060929534
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National Book Critics Circle Award finalist Norman Cantor provides an accessible and thoroughly researched look at how our current legal system, from the jury trial to the rule of law, was created--from its beginnings in Roman law and its ...

American Law

Author: Lawrence M. Friedman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190460598
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This book provides an introduction to the American legal system for a broad readership. Its focus is on law in practice, on the role of the law in American society; and how the social context affects the living law of the United States.