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A.H. Qureshi, <i>The World Trade Organization – Implementing International Trade Norms</i>, Manchester University Press, Manchester and New York, 1996, xi + 260 p., ISBN 0 7190 3191 5.

Lena Peters.

in Uniform Law Review

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 0 words.

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The ALI–U<span class="smallCaps">nidroit</span> project: from transnational principles to European rules of civil procedure

Loïc Cadiet.

in Uniform Law Review

June 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 1182 words.

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al-Qaḍi

Mohammad Fadel.

in The Oxford Handbook of Islamic Law

P ublished online October 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; History of Law. 11234 words.

The paradigmatic public institution associated with the application of Islamic law from the rise of Islam until the end of the nineteenth century has been the qadi. This essay examines the...

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An Alternative Case for Reform

Robert Diab.

in The Harbinger Theory

May 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 25928 words.

This chapter proposes an alternative approach to advocating reform of national security law and policy. Prevailing approaches have tended to avoid challenging a belief often used to justify...

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The American Criminal Jury

Nancy Jean King.

in World Jury Systems

October 2000; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 14916 words.

The criminal jury, after its importation to North America by English settlers, evolved into a unique institution in the United States. Several prominent features of American law and culture...

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American Law

Lawrence M. Friedman and Grant M. Hayden.

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Comparative Law. 376 pages.

This book is a general introduction to the law and legal system of the United States and the relationship between law and society. Written for both students and general readers, it uses...

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The American Legal Profession

Lawrence M. Friedman and Grant M. Hayden.

in American Law

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 12811 words.

This chapter examines the role of lawyers in American society. It starts with a historical sketch of the legal profession. It then discusses what, exactly, most lawyers do on a day-to-day...

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American Prosecutors’ Powers and Obligations in the Era of Plea Bargaining

Darryl K. Brown.

in The Prosecutor in Transnational Perspective

September 2012; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 6785 words.

This chapter considers the American prosecutor in the context of an adversarial process, focusing on the mix of prosecutorial powers and obligations within the structure and operation of...

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The American Unification

Mitchel de S.-O.-l’E. Lasser.

in Judicial Deliberations

July 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 18186 words.

By looking at the decisions of the United States Supreme Court, this chapter argues that what characterises American judicial discourse is precisely the fact it integrates its formalist and...

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The Andean Tribunal of Justice and its Interlocutors

Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer.

in Transplanting International Courts

March 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Comparative Law. 17334 words.

This chapter presents data on national court interactions with the Andean Tribunal. It analyzes case referral patterns from each of the five member states and discusses cross-country...

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