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1880–1914

Brian R. Cheffins.

in Corporate Ownership and Control

October 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law. 22347 words.

A late 19th and early 20th century ‘corporate lag’ has been identified as a cause of Britain's 20th century economic ‘decline’. However, the number of publicly traded companies increased...

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1914–1939

Brian R. Cheffins.

in Corporate Ownership and Control

October 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law. 24188 words.

Pre-World War I momentum in favour of diffusion of share ownership was sustained up to 1939. On the sell side, pressure to pay dividends, generational considerations, the periodic...

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A . Public International Law

in British Yearbook of International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 0 words.

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A “layered approach” to the extraterritoriality of data privacy laws

Dan Jerker B. Svantesson.

in International Data Privacy Law

November 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law; IT and Communications Law. 6744 words.

The extraterritoriality of data privacy laws is emerging as a major issue.

Current approaches to delineating the extraterritorial scope of data...

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A ‘blink blink eye rub’ does not amount to passing off

Peter Ellis and Giles Parsons.

in Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice

October 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law. 1254 words.

Moroccanoil Israel Ltd (MIL) failed in its passing off claim against Aldi; although Aldi's packaging was deliberately similar to MIL's packaging, there was no evidence of customers being...

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A ‘Contribution’ by the West to the Struggle against Hunger: The Nestlé Affair

Antonio Cassese.

in The Human Dimension of International Law

June 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 6737 words.

This chapter begins with an overview of the study, The Baby Killer published by British charity, War on Want, which examined the pernicious effects produced in the Third World by the...

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A ‘Decision Science’ Perspective on the Old and New Sentencing Guidelines in England and Wales

Mandeep K Dhami.

in Sentencing Guidelines

July 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminal Law. 7694 words.

The field of decision science has shown that decision-making can be aided by guidance that overcomes constraints of the human mind, and simplifies and clarifies the decision task. Making...

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A ‘Grievous Blow’: The Supersession of Judges

Granville Austin.

in Working a Democratic Constitution

July 2003; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 6785 words.

On April 25, 1973, the day after the Kesavananda decision, All-India Radio's five o'clock news bulletin had announced that A. N. Ray had been appointed the new Chief Justice of India. The...

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A ‘Justified Normativity’ Thesis in Hans Kelsen's Pure Theory of Law?

Stanley L. Paulson.

in Institutionalized Reason

February 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law. 31072 words.

This chapter explores the justified normativity thesis in Kelsen's legal philosophy, with particular attention to the works of Raz and Alexy. It raises doubts about whether anything as...

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A ‘Mirror’ and a ‘Motor’: Researching and Reforming Policing in an Age of Austerity

Martin Innes.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

January 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 4103 words.

This article explores the role of academic research in police reform efforts set against an increasingly challenging public policy funding climate. It suggests that research evidence can...

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