Browsing posts tagged: Law
Cases in Communication Law

Of the seventy-three cases in the fourth edition of Paul Siegel’s

In the Interest of Justice

This rich and rewarding volume collects more than two dozen of the most memorable opening and closing arguments made by top prosecutors and defense attorneys of the last one hundred years. Carefully selected to explore every major aspect and challenge of the legal process, these speeches highlight the tactics and strategies, colorful language, and stirring […]

Exploring Initiative and Referendum Law

Researching ballot measures can be one of the most daunting types of legal research. Exploring Initiative and Referendum Law: Selected State Research Guides offers legal researchers an easy-to-use guide that provides thorough overviews of I&R (initiative and referendum) laws within twenty-three states. This unique resource provides state-specific guidance about both forms of I&R law, those […]

Law and Language

Completed in 1964, Harold J. Berman’s long-lost tract shows how properly negotiated, translated and formalised legal language is essential to fostering peace and understanding within local and international communities. Exemplifying interdisciplinary and comparative legal scholarship long before they were fashionable, it is a fascinating prequel to Berman’s monumental Law and Revolution series. It also anticipates […]

Buying and Clearing Rights

Buying and Clearing Rights is the first work to consider the difficulties of rights clearances in all forms of media. It offers practical advice on how to plan, clear and pay for rights. Covering such areas as co-production and the co-financing of contracts, multimedia, text, pictures, footage, software, moral rights and production paperwork, this book […]

Human Rights Rhetoric

Rhetoric scholars have articulated diverse approaches to both civil and human rights as political, ethical, and academic discourses. “Traditions of Testifying and Witnessing” initiates important interdisciplinary conversations within human rights rhetoric concerning the construction of rights knowledge, the role of advocacy, and politics of representations during acts of witnessing. Developing a conceptual framework for rhetorical […]

Fallsammlung zum Staatsrecht

Die Fallsammlung präsentiert 16 Klausuren aus den examensrelevanten Gebieten der Grundrechte und des Staatsorganisationsrechts. Einfacher gehaltene Fallgestaltungen wechseln mit Fällen von hohem und sehr hohem Niveau und geben sowohl Anfängern und mittleren Semestern als auch Examenskandidaten hervorragende Übungsmöglichkeiten für den kleinen öffentlichen Schein und das Examen. Die methodische Behandlung der Fälle geht dabei in besonderer […]

Recht der Ordnungswidrigkeiten

Das Ordnungswidrigkeitenrecht wird als Randfach des Strafrechts in Lehre und Studium immer noch unterschätzt. Dies steht in krassem Gegensatz zu der hohen Praxisrelevanz, die dieses Rechtsgebiet für Rechtsanwälte, Richter und Staatsanwälte, vor allem aber für die vielen mit Bußgeldsachen befassten Beamten ohne volljuristische Ausbildung in den Behörden hat. Erfreulicherweise wurde in den letzten Jahren damit […]