skip to content
Fighting over words : language and civil law cases Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Fighting over words : language and civil law cases

Author: Roger W Shuy
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger W Shuy
ISBN: 9780195328837 0195328833
OCLC Number: 863195309
Description: VII, 246 or
Contents: ForewordSection I: Business Contract Disputes: Introduction1.: Peter Koehn v. Continental Casuality: "Or" in a Group Insurance Policy2.: Matrixx v. New Strategies: Exclusive Marketing Services3.: EMC v. Jeffrey Allen: Key Employee Agreement4.: Nevada v. Professional Escorts: Interpreting State CodeSection II: Deceptive Trade Practice: Introduction5.: Dynamic Air v. Flexicon: Competing Conveying System advertisements6.: 11 State Attorneys Generals v. Ciba-Geigy: Nicotine Patch advertisments7.: Ackerman v. Royal Bank of PA: Certificates of Deposit advertisementsSection III: Product Liability: Introduction8.: Lassera v. Magniflux: Brain Damage From Cleaning Product9.: Andrews v. Generac: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning10.: Rinehart v. International Playtex: Toxic Shock from Tampons11.: Proform v. Garrett: Toxic Gas in the CockpitSection IV: Copyright Infringement: Introduction12.: St. Martin's Press v. Vickers Oil: Book versus pamphletSection V. Discrimination: Introduction13.: HOME v. Havens Reality: Radical Steering in Real Estate14.: Hanye v. General Electric: Age Discrimination15.: Benekritis v. Darlington: Retaliatory Employment DiscriminationSection VI: Trademarks: Introduction16.: Woodroast Systems v. Restaurants Unlimited; and Palomino Euro-Metro Bistro: Ownership of the Word, "Wood-roasted"17.: Warren Distribution v. Prestone Products Corp.: Battle over AntifreezeSection VII: Procurement Fraud: Introduction18.: US v. Pratt Whitney: False Representation in a Government ContractSection VIII: How Linguists Can Help in Corporate Cases; Academic References
Responsibility: Roger W. Shuy.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"More than any other scholar working at the interface of language and law, Shuy has exemplified the uses to which linguistics can be put in the legal arena. This is applied linguistics at its most Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/863195309<\/a>> # Fighting over words : language and civil law cases<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"863195309<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/New_York_City<\/a>> ; # New York<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/240320421#Topic\/law_language<\/a>> ; # Law---Language<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/240320421#Topic\/law_interpretation_and_construction<\/a>> ; # Law---Interpretation and construction<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/86105642<\/a>> ; # Roger W. Shuy<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"2008<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/240320421<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Fighting over words : language and civil law cases<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"863195309<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/863195309#PublicationEvent\/new_york_oxford_university_press_2008<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/240320421#Agent\/oxford_university_press<\/a>> ; # Oxford University Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/catdir.loc.gov\/catdir\/toc\/ecip0716\/2007016428.html<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780195328837<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/863195309<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/New_York_City<\/a>> # New York<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"New York<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/240320421#Agent\/oxford_university_press<\/a>> # Oxford University Press<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Oxford University Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/240320421#Topic\/law_interpretation_and_construction<\/a>> # Law---Interpretation and construction<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Law---Interpretation and construction<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/240320421#Topic\/law_language<\/a>> # Law---Language<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Law---Language<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/86105642<\/a>> # Roger W. Shuy<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Shuy<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Roger W.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Roger W. Shuy<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780195328837<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0195328833<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780195328837<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/863195309<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/863195309<\/a>> ; # Fighting over words : language and civil law cases<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-09<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>