Covington s Employment Law in a Nutshell 3d

Covington s Employment Law in a Nutshell  3d Author Robert Covington
ISBN-10 9781628105360
Year 2009-08-17
Pages 633
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This comprehensive guide provides an overview of individual employee rights. It focuses on problem areas such as physical safety, privacy and reputation, discrimination, individual rights protections in collective action statutes, termination of employment, and pensions. It contains new sections on restrictive covenants and trade secrets, and a short chapter on remedies.

Principles of Employment Law Concise Hornbook Series

Principles of Employment Law  Concise Hornbook Series Author Peggie Smith
ISBN-10 9781628105216
Year 2009-02-24
Pages 333
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This book provides a comprehensive overview of employment law and is a useful supplement to any employment law casebook. The book is divided into six chapters. Chapter 1 examines who is an employee and who is an employer. Chapter 2 analyzes the employment-at-will doctrine and job security claims. Chapter 3 focuses on privacy, autonomy, and dignity. Chapter 4 analyzes claims that employers may have against employees. Chapter 5 discusses employment terms and benefits that are directly mandated by law, like minimum wage, or strongly encouraged or regulated by law, such as pensions. Finally, Chapter 6 examines workplace health and safety.

Employee Benefit Plans in a Nutshell 3d

Employee Benefit Plans in a Nutshell  3d Author Jay Conison
ISBN-10 9781628105353
Year 2008-02-13
Pages 595
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This authoritative coverage provides the background needed to acquire a thorough understanding of employee benefits law. Text covers plan finance and taxation; economic aspects; regulations; ERISA (Employee Retirement Income Security Act) legislative background; vesting; participation, accrual, and non-interference; distribution; employee securities; employee stock ownership plans; preemption; nondiscrimination; and plan termination.

Employee Benefit Plans in a Nutshell 3d

Employee Benefit Plans in a Nutshell  3d Author Jay Conison
ISBN-10 9781628105353
Year 2008-02-13
Pages 595
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This authoritative coverage provides the background needed to acquire a thorough understanding of employee benefits law. Text covers plan finance and taxation; economic aspects; regulations; ERISA (Employee Retirement Income Security Act) legislative background; vesting; participation, accrual, and non-interference; distribution; employee securities; employee stock ownership plans; preemption; nondiscrimination; and plan termination.

Legal Drafting in a Nutshell

Legal Drafting in a Nutshell Author Thomas R. Haggard
ISBN-10 031418418X
Year 2007
Pages 497
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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Legal Drafting in a Nutshell, 3d edition, provides guidance on producing transactional documents, contracts, instruments, legislation, and regulations that solve existing problems and prevent future problems. The book provides both a large scale, macro overview of the drafting process as well as small scale, micro focused discussion of the mechanics of legal documents at the sentence, word, and punctuation level. The third edition has been extensively revised to include focused, concrete discussion of ambiguity, vagueness, definitions, representations, warranties, covenants, conditions, document formatting, and drafting ethics. Legal drafting is as much a thought process as a writing process; clear thinking leads to clear drafting. This book is a guide for clear, structured thinking about drafting in order to provide readers with a structured process to follow when assembling useful legal documents. Its authors bring a unique combination of theory and practice experience to th

Burr s Entertainment Law in a Nutshell 3d

Burr s Entertainment Law in a Nutshell  3d Author Sherri Burr
ISBN-10 9781628106435
Year 2012-11-19
Pages 440
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This compact reference gives a big picture overview of the intellectual property, contract, publicity, estate planning, and First Amendment issues that contribute to the field of entertainment law. Professor Burr also addresses specific legal issues that arise in the film, music, and television industries, including discussion of the rise of “reality” television. This Nutshell is ideal as a secondary text to accompany any entertainment law casebook, as the primary text for a seminar, or as background information for someone requiring an overview.

International Environmental Law in a Nutshell

International Environmental Law in a Nutshell Author Lakshman Guruswamy
ISBN-10 9781640200494
Year 2017-06-22
Pages 842
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This well received book, informed by its interdisciplinary framework, succinctly yet accurately traverses and illuminates the full gamut of international environmental issues, laws and policies challenging the world today. The fifth edition responds to important developments arising subsequent to the fourth edition, relating, inter alia, to sustainable development, climate change, and energy. These developments include the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of 2015, the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change that replaced the Kyoto Protocol, and the challenges posed by renewable energy and global poverty. In sum, the book offers an insightful analysis of the relevant treaties, customary law, and soft law instruments governing all areas of international environmental law.

Legal Drafting in a Nutshell 3d

Legal Drafting in a Nutshell  3d Author Thomas Haggard
ISBN-10 9781628105452
Year 2007-11-20
Pages 525
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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Haggard and Kuney's Legal Drafting in a Nutshell provides guidance on producing transactional documents, contracts, instruments, legislation, and regulations that solve existing problems and prevent future problems. It offers both a large-scale overview of the drafting process and a small-scale discussion of the mechanics of legal documents at the sentence, word, and punctuation level.

Labor and Employment Arbitration in a Nutshell

Labor and Employment Arbitration in a Nutshell Author Dennis R. Nolan
ISBN-10 0314158820
Year 2007
Pages 563
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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Labor and employment arbitration law simplified. Authoritative coverage provides a description of the origin, development, and practice of labor arbitration. Text focuses on the fundamentals of the labor arbitration process and explores the major arbitration law issues, their importance, and the conflicting opinions on them.

Federal Law of Employment Discrimination in a Nutshell

Federal Law of Employment Discrimination in a Nutshell Author Mack A. Player
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105044564826
Year 1992-01-01
Pages 338
Language en
Publisher West Group
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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.

Energy Law in a Nutshell

Energy Law in a Nutshell Author Joseph Tomain
ISBN-10 1634607112
Year 2016-11-23
Pages 658
Language en
Publisher West Academic Publishing
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This title addresses the component parts of the energy fuel cycle, as well as the market and government policies that oversee it. This Nutshell describes in detail the country's traditional energy policy and also discusses the current challenges that confront it. Chapters cover the individual natural resources used to produce energy and the book concludes with the development of a clean energy policy for the future.

Global Internet Law in a Nutshell

Global Internet Law in a Nutshell Author Michael Rustad
ISBN-10 1634596846
Year 2015-11-27
Pages 559
Language en
Publisher West Academic Publishing
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The Global Internet in a Nutshell begins with a review of the history, technology, and competing theories of the Internet that enables a deeper understanding of case law and statutory developments discussed in the substantive chapters. It briefly covers the history of the Internet through the rapidly evolving Web 3.0, competing theories of Internet governance, cyber jurisdiction and enforcement of judgments, choice and conflicts of law, cybertorts, online contracting and licensing including social media terms of use, the protection of online intellectual property assets, global consumer law, the protection of online privacy, criminal liability for Internet activity, and European Community statutes such as the General Data Protection Regulation, E-Commerce Directive, Brussels Regulation, and Rome I Regulation. The Third Edition presents a concise discussion of cloud computing and social media terms of use. Each chapter of this revised edition updates the key cases and statutory developments from the United States, Europe, and around the world. This book is an ideal beginning textbook as well as starting point for most Internet-related research. This short treatise provides a succinct summary of e-commerce law developments around the world.

Mergers and Acquisitions in a Nutshell 2d

Mergers and Acquisitions in a Nutshell  2d Author Dale Oesterle
ISBN-10 9781628105728
Year 2008-02-27
Pages 343
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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Oesterle’s Mergers and Acquisitions in a Nutshell provides succinct exposition of the law on mergers and acquisitions to which a student or lawyer can turn to for reliable guidance. All of the titles have been written by outstanding authorities and recognized experts. The book’s compact format makes it a convenient reference.