Contracts

Drafting and Analyzing Contracts

A Guide to the Practical Application of the Principles of Contract Law

Author: Scott J. Burnham

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780769848976

Category: Contracts

Page: 381

View: 7794

Language Arts & Disciplines

Handbook of Communication in the Legal Sphere

Author: Jacqueline Visconti

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 1501501100

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 498

View: 9618

This volume explores communication and its implications on interpretation, vagueness, multilingualism, and multiculturalism. It investigates cross-cultural perspectives with original methods, models, and arguments emphasizing national, EU, and international perspectives. Both traditional fields of investigations along with an emerging new field (Legal Visual Studies) are discussed. Communication addresses the necessity of an ongoing interaction between jurilinguists and legal professionals. This interaction requires persuasive, convincing, and acceptable reasons in justifying transparency, visual analyses, and dialogue with the relevant audience. The book is divided into five complementary sections: Professional Legal Communication; Legal Language in a Multilingual and Multicultural Context; Legal Communication in the Courtroom; Laws on Language and Language Rights; and Visualizing Legal Communication. The book shows the diversity in the understanding and practicing of legal communication and paves the way to an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural operation in our common understanding of legal communication. This book is suitable for advanced students in Linguistics and Law, and for academics and researchers working in the field of Language and Law and jurilinguists.
Language Arts & Disciplines

Outsourcing Technology

A Practical Guide for Librarians

Author: Robin Hastings

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0810892480

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 124

View: 7044

The care and maintenance of technology is a specialized field requiring a diverse set of skills to perform properly. Many libraries find it difficult to attract skilled people because of a lack of personnel budgets, because of a location that is rural enough to have a limited applicant pool, or because the library lacks enough technological savvy to make effective hiring decisions. Regardless of the reason for the lack of technological skill in a library’s staff, there are ways to outsource major technological functions of the library so that even very small libraries can have the same access to technology as the big libraries—and big libraries can manage huge technological projects with the same resources and skills as multinational companies. Outsourcing Technology: A Practical Guide for Librarians will provide the information and guidance needed for both the smallest libraries to embrace technology and the largest libraries to get the most from their technology investments with tips and tricks for libraries of size between as well.
Law

Synthesis

Legal Reading, Reasoning, and Communication

Author: Deborah A. Schmedemann,Christina L. Kunz

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454888024

Category: Law

Page: 220

View: 6529

Synthesis: Legal Reading, Reasoning, and Communication employs a successful step-by-step approach to effective legal reasoning and writing skills, teaching students how to think like a lawyer: how to read the law, how to reason a client’s situation, and how to write about the case in different legal forms. Maintaining a pedagogy designed to teach students in a variety of ways, the text incorporates numerous charts and diagrams for visual learners. Exercises—based on tort law issues that are particularly accessible to first-year students—provide opportunities for active application of skills. Also included is complete coverage of memo and brief writing. The book is accompanied by a Teacher’s Manual that contains additional exercises based on different areas of the first-year curriculum, suggestions for how to most effectively use the book, and sample syllabi.
Business & Economics

Sports Law

Author: Adam Epstein

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111971668

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 496

View: 5534

Sports Law by Adam Epstein brings the multi-billion dollar business of sport to the classroom. Epstein's book delves into the world of interscholastic, intercollegiate and professional athletics by exploring various categories of law and its relationship to sport. In addition to providing an examination of the history of the NCAA, this textbook examines relevant NCAA cases along with excerpts from the most recent NCAA bylaws in chapters throughout the book. This aspect of the text is particularly helpful for those who have an interest in pursuing a career in college sports. The book begins with an examination of the most current cases and regulations governing sports agents and how such individuals have helped to shape the sport business. The author also provides the best discussion on the importance and role of contracts in the sports industry with an exploration of various sports contracts and special contract clauses. Along with the aforementioned topics, Sports Law dives into other important legal topics in the sports industry including torts, crimes, Title IX and gender issues, social media concerns, disability issues, antitrust and labor issues involving leagues and their player associations, an examination of international issues including the Olympic Movement and more. Epstein provides abridged cases involving Andy Oliver, Jeremy Bloom, Coach Jim O'Brien and others. Sports Law brings the dynamic and exciting world of sports law to the undergraduate and graduate student. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Law

The contract drafting guidebook

a guide to the practical application of the principles of contract law

Author: Scott J. Burnham

Publisher: MICHIE

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 511

View: 5195

Business & Economics

Kill the Company

12 Killer-Tools für die Wiedergeburt Ihres Unternehmens

Author: Lisa Bodell

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593420546

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 223

View: 1728

Viele Unternehmen sind innerlich so erstarrt, dass sie eine Anleitung zur Kreativität brauchen. Trend- und Innovationsberaterin Lisa Bodell sieht die Welt bevölkert von Zombie-Unternehmen, denen dringend neues Leben eingehaucht werden muss! Sie weiß, dass die Quelle für Wandel und Kreativität im Herzen der Firmen zu finden ist: in den Mitarbeitern. Denn diese kennen die wirklichen Schwachstellen. Mit 12 Killer-Tools machen mutige Führungskräfte dem Zombie sicher den Garaus. Mit "Kill a Stupid Rule" rütteln sie am Status quo. Ihre "Killerfragen " dienen dem provokativen Nachhaken. Indem sie "das Unmögliche möglich machen", stärken sie die Abwehrkräfte ihres Unternehmens. Sie schaffen mit "Kill the Company" Killer-Unternehmen!
Philosophy

Traktat über die menschliche Natur / Über den Verstand

Author: David Hume

Publisher: Meiner, F

ISBN: 9783787309214

Category: Philosophy

Page: 386

View: 8655

Die drei Bücher des Traktats (Über den Verstand; Über die Affekte; Über Moral), 1739 bzw. 1740 anonym publiziert, fielen "als Totgeburt aus der Presse" (so Hume über die Nichtbeachtung seines Erstlings durch die Zeitgenossen). Heute gilt das Jugendwerk, da es im Kern bereits die ganze Philosophie des kritischen Empirikers enthält, als Humes theoretisches Hauptwerk. Humes Wissenschaft von der menschlichen Natur vollzieht sich in einer doppelten Bewegung: sie zerstört der Intention nach die traditionelle Metaphysik und etabliert deren ihr selbst verborgene Wahrheit in einer neuartigen Geisteswissenschaft oder Anthropologie, der "science of man".
Acquisitions (Libraries)

Selected Acquisitions of the Library

Author: Indiana University, Bloomington. Law Library

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Acquisitions (Libraries)

Page: N.A

View: 1045

Law

Hong Kong Legal Principles

Important Topics for Students and Professionals

Author: Stephen D. Mau

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 506

View: 1571

This book is the result of a perceived need for an updated work on the general principles of law in Hong Kong intended for use by non-law students and professionals, and the general public. While there are publications on specific legal fields, no recent book includes several core legal subjects presented in a general manner.
Business & Economics

Handbook of occupational groups and series

Author: United States. Office of Personnel Management. Office of Classification

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

View: 2011