Anticorruption Laws and Regulations

A Global Guide

Consulting editor(s): Roberto Hernandez

This unique volume is a must-have tool for all in-house and international lawyers, legal counsel and consultants involved with local and cross-border corruption matters. Throughout the text, a range of local and international experts provide in-depth analysis of corruption issues and examine: i) the current legal regime in their countries; ii) the preventative measures that must be taken by companies operating in different jurisdictions; iii) how to face investigations, prosecutions and trials; and iv) the impact of cross-border regulations. This edition focuses on practical approaches rather than theoretical disciplines in order to help readers understand the complexities of anticorruption compliance worldwide.

Publication date: Jul 2018
ISBN: 9781787421172
Length: 260 pages
Price: £130.00

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Business Families and Family Businesses

The STEP Handbook for Advisers, Second Edition

Consulting editor(s): Simon Rylatt, Boodle Hatfield

This new edition, edited by the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), features chapters by leading practitioners in the field, including the Family Firm Institute, Schroders, Boodle Hatfield and SandAire, Kleinwort Hambros, Dixon Wilson and Rathbones. The book considers what makes business families and family businesses unique, and examines the issues that advisers are often called upon to consider and address when assisting them. It helps practitioners to deepen their understanding of how families operate, and to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to advise on such complex areas as conflicts between working and non-working family members, ownership structure, succession, wealth management, governance and meeting a family’s philanthropic objectives.

 

Publication date: Jul 2018
ISBN: 9781787421646
Length: 260 pages
Price: £125.00

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Educational Institutions

A Legal and Regulatory Handbook for Setting up Overseas

Consulting editor(s): Mark Abell

In summary, this comprehensive handbook will provide a trusted guide for legal and business markets to the risk profiling, structural analysis and regulatory compliance issues that face all educational organisations seeking to establish themselves internationally.  

Publication date: Apr 2018
ISBN: 9781787420878
Length: 300 pages
Price: £135.00

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International E-Discovery

A Global Handbook of Law and Technology

Consulting editor(s): Mark Surguy, Weightmans

International E-discovery offers a unique collection of world-wide analysis on the state of knowledge and practice in the use of digital evidence in legal and regulatory contexts. Written by hands-on technologists and legal practitioners this publication surveys the very latest developments that have been achieved in the principal legal centres of the commercial world in the use of leading-edge technology.  

 

Publication date: Jul 2018
ISBN: 9781787421721
Length: 260 pages
Price: £150.00

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International Patent Litigation

Developing an Effective Strategy, Second Edition

Consulting editor(s): David Wilson, Carpmaels & Ransford

New to the second edition is expanded coverage of Asia, including chapters on China, Hong Kong, Korea and India, as well as topic-based chapters focused on topical developments surrounding the unitary patent and the European Patent Office.

Publication date: Aug 2018
ISBN: 9781909416550
Length: 380 pages
Price: £130.00

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Mining and Minerals

A Practical Guide to the Life Cycle of a Mining Project

Consulting editor(s): Darrell W Podowski and Jennifer Poirier

This practical title outlines in a single volume the essential principles involved in the life of a mining project, from preliminary agreements, to the sale and purchase of minerals, and the decommissioning of mining assets. It is intended as a practical guide for anyone seeking a better understanding of key commercial and legal principles and documentation involved in finding and developing a mining project. co-edited by Canadian law firm Cassels Brock & Blackwell’s Darrell Podowski, a highly-ranked expert in mining law, and Jennifer Poirier, organiser of Canadian-based mining association, the Young Mining Professionals, this practical title features contributions from leading practitioners around the world.

 

Publication date: Jul 2018
ISBN: 9781787421288
Length: 300 pages
Price: £140.00

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Oil and Gas M&A

A Practical Handbook, Second Edition

Consulting editor(s): Marc Hammerson and John LaMaster, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

As well as providing chapters on each type of acquisition method, this second edition also includes an analysis of the underlying structuring decisions. In addition, this practical guide covers a number of ancillary areas, including valuations, financing, tax and accounting. Decommissioning liability is also considered in an M&A context. A number of new chapters are also featured, covering topics such as competition law, environmental law and dealing with material adverse changes.This comprehensive new edition will prove an essential resource to anyone involved in the upstream industry M&A process including lawyers, bankers, financiers, business executives, accountants and tax advisers.

 

Publication date: Aug 2018
ISBN: 9781787421486
Length: 200 pages
Price: £140.00

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Shipping Finance

Fourth Edition

Consulting editor(s): Stephenson Harwood LLP

Now in its fourth edition, and containing over 500 pages of fully revised and updated material, Shipping Finance includes an analysis of ship mortgage terms and conditions, and mortgagee rights across the main maritime jurisdictions.
In addition, Shipping Finance provides an extensive discussion of the procedure and documentation for registering ships on a country-by-country basis, with detailed advice from local experts. 
 

Publication date: May 2018
ISBN: 9781787421400
Length: 500 pages
Price: £195.00

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Solar Power

A Practical Handbook

Consulting editor(s): Matthew Williams and John Deacon

Solar Power: A Practical Handbook provides an in-depth analysis of various aspects of solar power including its commercial, technological and regulatory characteristics. It also provides a practical guide to developing, financing, acquiring and disposing of solar power projects. Whilst being a technology which has been adopted on a global basis, each jurisdiction has its own dynamics, so the book considers the market-specific aspects of solar power in a number of key locations including China, Japan, the US and others. The book concludes with a look at the future of solar power; its place alongside distributed generation, smart grids and power storage and the technologies, opportunities and challenges for the future.

Publication date: Apr 2018
ISBN: 9781787421325
Length: 350 pages
Price: £165.00

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The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

A Commentary

Author(s): Lukas Feiler, Nikolaus Forg├│ , Michaela Weigl

From May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR) replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC, representing a significant overhaul of data protection law in the European Union. Applicable to all EU Member States, the GDPR’s relevance spans not only organisations operating within the EU, but also those operating outside the EU.This commentary, published in association with German Law Publishers, provides a detailed look at the individual articles of the GDPR and is an essential resource aimed at helping legal practitioners prepare for compliance. 

Publication date: Feb 2018
ISBN: 9781787421363
Length: 270 pages
Price: £90.00

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The Independent Bar

Insights into a Unique Business Model

Consulting editor(s): David Barnes, Atkin Chambers

This practical guide, edited by David Barnes, Chief Executive & Director of Clerking at 39 Essex Chambers, provides readers with in-depth insight and advice into the management of chambers including business strategy, international development, talent management and compliance. The book features chapters from some of the most prominent clerks and CEOs currently working within the world of the Bar, as well as experts in accounting and recruitment.

Publication date: Mar 2018
ISBN: 9781787420915
Length: 210 pages
Price: £125.00

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Turnaround Management

Unlocking and Preserving Value in Distressed Businesses

Author(s): Alan Tilley

This practical book draws upon the author’s 25 years’ experience in turnaround management and guides the reader through the key issues including staunching cash burn, creating cash generation, identifying viable business elements, eliminating loss-making sectors and excess cost, and identifying a revised strategy, a credible business plan and the management team to implement them.

Publication date: Dec 2018
ISBN: 9781787421684
Length: 230 pages
Price: £105.00

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World Stock Exchanges

A Practical Guide, Second Edition

Consulting editor(s): Hugh Maule

As the world shrinks due to enhanced communication through technology, the choices available to companies in search of equity expand. For the advisers guiding those companies, the alternative markets that can be recommended increase year on year. This new edition seeks to assist those who may be interested in the equity markets in analysing the choices available to them and features fully updated contributions from leading practitioners in the field in a selection of major markets, including Australia, China, Dubai, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Publication date: Jun 2018
ISBN: 9781787421448
Length: 250 pages
Price: £165.00

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