in French Law
March 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 11267 words.
This chapter concerns French administrative law. It examines the characteristic features and principal rules, procedures, and remedies related to administrative activities. The chapter also...
in The Legal Framework of the Church of England
July 1996; p ublished online March 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 23624 words.
Outside the processes of legislation and adjudication, the general activities of the Church of England's structures of synodical government might be classified as administrative. The...
in The Chinese Journal of Comparative Law
September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law. 7118 words.
Based on an analysis of national statistics and fieldwork interviews, this article argues that administrative disputes have been channelled in two ways: first, administrative...
in The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Constitutional Law
May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .
Article. Subjects: Law; Comparative Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 10451 words.
This article begins with a discussion of the constitutionalization of affirmative action and its side effects. It examines the legal underpinnings of affirmative action in two relatively...
in Comparative International Law
January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Comparative Law. 10161 words.
This chapter seeks to present and to contextualize the Pan-African Investment Code (PAIC) by taking a comparative international law approach. Such approach allows us to assess whether the...
in A Continental Distinction in the Common Law
February 2000; p ublished online January 2010 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 2721 words.
Procedural reform, as well as litigation and controversy about the English distinction between public and private law, continued after this book's main text was first published. This...
in Secrets, Sex, and Spectacle
January 2007; p ublished online March 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 2426 words.
Now, as then, one development that often follows modern scandal is the enactment of rules to combat the evil that is assumed to have caused to it. Take corporate scandals. Sokaiya scandals...
in Mixed Legal Systems in Comparative Perspective
March 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 15747 words.
This chapter discusses the Scots and South African laws of agency, covering fundamental concepts, authority and power, and agent's duties. At the beginning of the twenty-first century a...
in In Whose Name?
July 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .
Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Comparative Law. 12637 words.
This introductory chapter frames the problem with a number of illustrative examples and with the three core concepts that carry the book’s argument. It starts to show how international...
in The Expert Witness in Islamic Courts
April 2010; p ublished online March 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 6844 words.
In Islam, the morality code obliges females to be segregated from unrelated males. The preference is for one female to treat another, especially if the malady or the wound is located in the...