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Abkhazia

Farhad Mirzayev.

in Self-Determination and Secession in International Law

June 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Comparative Law. 11783 words.

The paper covers research on the correlation of the principles of uti possidetis juris and self-determination in the case of Abkhazia. It argues that under the principle of uti possidetis,...

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Abolition of the Death Penalty in India: Legal, Constitutional, and Human Rights Dimensions

Amit Bindal and C Raj Kumar.

in Confronting Capital Punishment in Asia

November 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Comparative Law. 9771 words.

This chapter analyses the debate over the abolition of the death penalty in India from the lenses of constitutional law and human rights jurisprudence. The discussions cover capital...

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<i>Accountability, Parliamentarism and Transparency in the EU: The Role of National Parliaments</i> by Adam Cygan

David Yuratich.

in Yearbook of European Law

January 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; EU Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law. 827 words.

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The Acquisition and Disposal of Property

Norman Doe.

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England

July 1996; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 13931 words.

Like the Roman Catholic Church, the acquisition and disposal of property in the Church of England is governed by both internal and state-made law. However, many rules created by the Church...

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Acquisition of Ownership

REINHARD ZIMMERMANN, DANIEL VISSER and KENNETH REID.

in Mixed Legal Systems in Comparative Perspective

March 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 15463 words.

This chapter focuses on the law of corporeal property in Scotland and South Africa. Corporeal property is divided into movable and immovable categories. Scots law, in applying the label...

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Adame Goddard, <i>El contrato de compraventa internacional</i>, McGraw-Hill, Serie Jurídica, Mexico, 1994, xix + 495 p., ISBN 970-10-0507-4.

Arturo Díaz Bravo.

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 Administration and Control of Finance

Norman Doe.

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England

July 1996; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 20990 words.

The legal organisation of finance in the Church of England, like that of the Roman Catholic Church, serves four basic functions. First, the law requires the existence of prescribed funds...

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The Administration of Justice

Hiroshi Oda.

in Japanese Law

April 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 8661 words.

This chapter focuses on the administration of justice in Japan. It begins with a discussion of the history of Japan's system of courts. It then discusses justice system reform, the court...

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Administrative Disputes: Taxpayers against the Government

in Measuring Judicial Independence

February 2003; p ublished online March 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 5424 words.

Consistently, the Japanese government wins in court. Crucially, it does not win by manipulating the career judiciary to produce biased courts. Japanese judges do not enjoy better careers if...

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Administrative Law

John Bell.

in Principles of French Law

March 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 16390 words.

The French make it clear in the titles of their texts on administrative law that administrative law is first and foremost about enabling the proper functioning of the administration in its...

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