Major Legal Systems in the World Today

Author: René David
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780029076101
Release Date: 1978-01-01
Genre: Law

A significant introduction to the study of comparative law and a notable scholarly work, "Major Legal Systems in the World Today" analyzes the general characteristics which lie behind the development of the four principal legal systems of the world: the Civil law, the Common law, the Socialist law (primarily Soviet), and those based on religious or philosophical principles (Muslim, Hindu, Chinese, Japanese, and African). Providing unique insights into the spirt of each "legal family, " the book presents a total view of the historical foundation and the sources and structure of the law in each system.

Marketing the Law Firm

Author: Sally J. Schmidt
Publisher: Law Journal Press
ISBN: 1588520528
Release Date: 2017-11-28
Genre: Law

Marketing the Law Firm: Business Development Techniques examines how marketing can improve client satisfaction and increase the bottom line for both corporate and consumer practices.

In the Name of Entrepreneurship

Author: Susan M. Gates
Publisher: Rand Corporation
ISBN: 9780833042040
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Business & Economics

What are the differential effects of regulation and policy on small businesses? What is the impact of special regulatory treatment for small businesses? This book sheds light on these issues through analysis of the regulatory and public policy environment with regard to small businesses, including focused studies in four key areas: health insurance, workplace safety, corporate governance, and business organization.

American Roma

Author: Melanie R. Covert
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9781498558402
Release Date: 2018-05-31
Genre: Social Science

This book explores the representation of American Roma from the nineteenth-century to today by examining portrayals in newsprint, television, movies, and social media.

The University of Mississippi School of Law

Author: Michael Landon
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1578069181
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Education

A complete history of the University of Mississippi School of Law from its inception in 1854 to 2004