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Mixed jurisdictions compared

Author: Vernon V Palmer; Elspeth Reid
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2009.
Series: Edinburgh studies in law, v. 6.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Returning to a theme featured in some of the earlier volumes in the Edinburgh Studies in Law series, this volume offers an in-depth study of 'mixed jurisdictions' legal systems which combine elements of the Anglo-American Common Law and the European Civil Law traditions. This new collection of essays compares key areas of private law in Scotland and Louisiana. In thirteen chapters, written by distinguished scholars  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Mixed jurisdictions compared.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2010398750
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vernon V Palmer; Elspeth Reid
ISBN: 9780748642120 0748642129
OCLC Number: 753348646
Description: 1 online resource (xxxvii, 424 pages).
Contents: Praedial Servitudes --Title Conditions in Restraint of Trade --
Servitudes: Extinction by Non- Use --
Inheritance and the Surviving Spouse --
Ownership of Trust Property in Scotland and Louisiana --
The Legal Regulation of Adult Domestic Relationships --
Impediments to Marriage in Scotland and Louisiana: An Historical- Comparative Investigation --
Contracts of Intellectual Gratification --
A Louisiana- Scotland Creation --
The Effect of Unexpected Circumstances on Contracts in Scots and Louisiana Law --
Hunting Promissory Estoppel --
Unjustified Enrichment, Subsidiarity and Contract --
Causation as an Element of Delict/ Tort in Scots and Louisiana Law --
Personality Rights: A Study in Difference.
Series Title: Edinburgh studies in law, v. 6.
Responsibility: edited by Vernon Valentine Palmer and Elspeth Christie Reid.

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A comparative study of the 'mixed jurisdictions' of Scotland and Louisiana.  Read more...

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