Remedies in a Nutshell

Author: John F. O'Connell

Publisher: West Academic


Category: Remedies (Law)

Page: 320

View: 4521

Remedies: What They Are; History of Remedies; Basic Rules for Legal and Equitable Remedies; Injunctions; Damages; Restitution; Rescission; Reformation; Specific Performance; Remedies: How They are Used; Remedies for Injuries to Realty, Personal Property and Money; Remedies for Injuries to Personal Interests; Remedies for Misrepresentation; Remedies for Mistake; Remedies for Duress, Undue Influence and Related Wrongs; Remedies for Breach of Contract; Restitution for Unenforceable Contracts.

Remedies in a Nutshell

Author: Wm. Murray Tabb,Elaine W. Shoben

Publisher: West Academic


Category: Law

Page: 272

View: 4500

This Nutshell explains what remedies are and their history. Examines the basic rules for legal and equitable remedies, injunctions, damages, restitution, rescission, reformation, and specific performance. Explains how remedies are used for injuries to realty, personal property and money, personal interests, misrepresentation, mistake, duress, and breach of contract. Also addresses restitution for unenforceable contracts.

Contracts in a Nutshell

Author: Claude D. Rohwer,Anthony M. Skrocki

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9780314925640

Category: Law

Page: 573

View: 7027

Rohwer and Skrocki's Contracts in a Nutshell is a succinct summary of the fundamentals of contracts. Contains expert coverage on forming contracts, restitution, statute of frauds, contract interpretation, and modification. Also discusses remedies, performance, and third-party beneficiaries.

Consumer Protection Law in a Nutshell

Author: Gene A. Marsh

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9780314231680

Category: Law

Page: 445

View: 1921

Rev. ed. of : Consumer law in a nutshell / by David G. Epstein and Steve H. Nickles. 1981. (Nutshell series).

Bach Flower Remedies

A Step-by-step Guide

Author: Non Shaw

Publisher: HarperThorsons

ISBN: 9780007140428

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 58

View: 2973

This guide explains how certain flowers can work on particular emotional states and describes all 38 of the Bach Flower Remedies, and Rescue Remedy. It also includes step-by-step guidelines for how to make your own flower essences and how to take both kinds of remedies. Bach Flower Remedies are simple mixtures of water, flowers and brandy, which work to heal emotional problems, restoring mental harmony and preventing physical illness from taking hold. Developed as a complete system by Dr Edward Bach, they are safe, simple and effective. Bach Flower Remedies are unique in the way they treat the person, addressing emotional states in a holistic way, allowing the body to react creatively when worn by the stresses of life. This text is part of a series of accessible, compact guides to natural treatments. It includes: how flower remedies work; how to make and use flower remedies; all 38 Bach Flower Remedies and Rescue Remedy; and self-help for common ailments.

Animal Law in a Nutshell

Author: Pamela Frasch,Katherine Hessler,Sonia Waisman

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634602792


Page: 546

View: 4351

Topics include animal anti-cruelty laws, industrial and agricultural uses of animals, torts and other claims for harm done to animals, as well as federal, state and local regulation of animal ownership and use, animal rights activism, hunting, fishing and other recreational uses of animals, animals in entertainment, issues arising when animals are the subject of a contract or the intended beneficiary of a will or trust, remedies for harm done to animals, international animal law, and anticipated future legal developments in the field.

Natural Home Remedies

A Step-by-step Guide

Author: Karen Hurrell

Publisher: Element Books Limited

ISBN: 9781862041080

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 58

View: 2510

How to build up a natural medicine cabinet for use in the home, and how to use natural remedies to treat a range of conditions.

Patent Law in a Nutshell

Author: Martin J. Adelman,Randall R. Rader,Gordon P. Klancnik

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314256508

Category: Law

Page: 450

View: 2991

This Nutshell provides a succinct description of the fundamentals of U.S. patent law. Ranging from the acquisition of patent rights to their enforcement, it contains an overview of relevant statutes, rules, and cases that collectively define this area of intellectual property law. Topics include claim construction, obviousness, anticipation, written description and enablement, infringement, remedies, and other notable doctrines. Patent law has evolved quickly in the past few years. This Nutshell captures those changes and relates them well to the overall fabric of intellectual property law. This reference is suitable for use by those with a beginner's knowledge of patent law, but it has sufficient depth to be instructive for every practitioner in this exciting and dynamic field.

Bankruptcy and Related Law in a Nutshell

Author: David Epstein

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634606493


Page: N.A

View: 4001

This classic student text, used by tens of thousands of law students for over 45 years has been revised to reflect changes in case law, changes in bankruptcy practices, and changes in bankruptcy casebooks. Today's bankruptcy courses are now much more than just the automatic stay, avoiding powers, and discharge. As bankruptcy classes have become more comprehensive, more students have found this book helpful in comprehending reading assignments, class discussions, and exam questions.

Environmental law in a nutshell

Author: Roger W. Findley,Daniel A. Farber

Publisher: West Publishing Company


Category: Law

Page: 367

View: 9326

Judicial Review of Government Decisions; Judicial Role in Environmental Law; National Environmental Policy Act; Federalism and the Environment; Scope of Federal Power; Commerce Clause Restrictions on State Power; Federal Preemption; Pollution Control; Common Law Remedies; Regulation Under the Clean Air Act; Regulation Under the Clean Water Act; Economic Incentives for Environmental Protection; Risk Management and Scientific Uncertainty; Introduction to Risk Assessment and Risk Management; Judicial Views Concerning Management of Uncertain Risks; Control of Toxic Substances; Regulating the Sale of Toxic Substances; Toxic Substances Under the General Pollution Statutes; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act; Common Law Remedies; Preservation of Natural Areas; Preservation as a Goal; Restrictions on Development of Private Land; Protecting Coastal Waters; Protecting of Public Lands; Preserving Endangered Species.

Legal Research in a Nutshell

Author: Morris L. Cohen,Kent C. Olson

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314180070

Category: Law

Page: 507

View: 3079

The Internet has dramatically affected the way legal research is conducted, but finding and using legal resources effectively remains an essential skill for lawyers. This comprehensive but succinct guide covers major primary and secondary sources, including major web resources such as THOMAS and PACER as well as online databases and library materials. Discussion includes coverage of legislative history, administrative law, practice and specialized resources, and research in international and comparative law.

Casenote Legal Briefs

Remedies, Keyed to Shoben, Tabb and Janutis's Remedies, 4th Ed.

Author: Aspen Publishers,Casenote Legal Briefs

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735578494

Category: Law

Page: 243

View: 3291

After your casebook, Casenote Legal Briefs will be your most important reference source for the entire semester. It is the most popular legal briefs series available, with over 140 titles, and is relied on by thousands of students for its expert case summaries, comprehensive analysis of concurrences and dissents, as well as of the majority opinion in the briefs. Casenote Legal Briefs Features: Keyed to specific casebooks by title/author Most current briefs available Redesigned for greater student accessibility Sample brief with element descriptions called out Redesigned chapter opener provides rule of law and page number for each brief Quick Course Outline chart included with major titles Revised glossary in dictionary format

Living in a Nutshell

Posh and Portable Decorating Ideas for Small Spaces

Author: Janet Lee

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 006220601X

Category: Design

Page: 208

View: 6105

A fireplace on wheels? A chandelier lit by Xerox? A shrink-wrapped designer closet? These are just a few of the more than 100 stylish and innovative projects in Janet Lee’s Living in a Nutshell: a one-of-a-kind DIY decorating guide with fresh ideas to fool the eye into seeing—and believing—that even the most cramped little lair can hold more space and glamor than just the sum its of four walls. The design maven behind and Oprah Winfrey’s interior style producer for a decade, Janet Lee has personally handpicked a battery of clever projects for enhancing every area of a tiny living space—all are simple to do, require no craft skills, are emphatically affordable, readily portable, and big on style, so you can make these design dreams become your reality.

Intellectual Property

Patents, Trademarks, and Copyright in a Nutshell

Author: Arthur Raphael Miller,Michael H. Davis

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314278340

Category: Law

Page: 473

View: 6590

Authors Michael Davis and famed Harvard professor Arthur Miller provide authoritative coverage on the foundations of patent protection, patentability, and the patenting process. Presents the fundamentals of trademarks and copyright laws. Text further addresses torts and property, antitrust and government regulation, concepts of federalism and state, and federal conflicts.

Employment Law in a Nutshell

Author: Robert Covington,Joseph Seiner

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634607636


Page: 643

View: 5388

This Nutshell provides an overview of individual employee rights and responsibilities. It addresses a number of areas, including establishing and ending the employment relationship, protection of employee privacy and reputation, discrimination, regulation of wages and hours, employee physical safety, fringe benefits, and employee duties of loyalty. This edition includes a substantially revised treatment of discrimination law, expanded discussion of employment-based health care, and takes into account a number of recent Supreme Court decisions and the use of executive orders. It further addresses how employment law directly impacts the modern economy, discussing how this area of the law effects on-demand workers in the technology sector.

Alternative Dispute Resolution in a Nutshell

Author: Jacqueline M. Nolan-Haley

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9780314285324

Category: Law

Page: 526

View: 6031

This title presents a concise summary of alternatives to the court adjudication of disputes. On-point discussion facilitates an understanding of the wide variety of options available that can better suit a client's needs, such as negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and various hybrids such as arb-med, med-arb, consensus-building as well as court-connected processes. Particular attention is focused on the legal and ethical issues associated with negotiation, mediation and arbitration. Each chapter contains a bibliography. This is a must read for anyone interested in the field of dispute resolution.

Federal Law of Employment Discrimination in a Nutshell

Author: Mack A. Player

Publisher: West Group


Category: Law

Page: 338

View: 4702

The Core of Employment Discrimination Law: The Basis of Liability; Protected Classes and Application of Basic Concepts; Compensation Discrimination; Environmental Discrimination and Work Place Rules; Remedies; Enforcement Procedures.