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Smith & Keenan's Law for Business 13th ed isbn 9781405824040

Smith & Keenan's Law for Business 12th ed

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ISBN13: 9780582473324
ISBN: 0582473322
New Edition ISBN: 9781405824040
Previous Edition ISBN: 027364601X
Published: May 2003
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

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Originally Published by Pitman in 1965 as 'Essentials of Mercantile Law', then in 1991 as 'Advanced Business Law' Smith & Keenan's 'Law for Business' is an established textbook on law for non-specialists. In the 12th edition the focus of the book has been improved to consolidate its position as a leading business law text especially suitable for business, accounting and finance students.

The book has been updated with case law and statutory developments. It now contains introductory material on the English Legal System and business litigation.

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Part 1; English legal system: the meaning of law and its origins; dispute resolution and legal services - England and Wales; European courts and human rights; the law making process I; the law making process II.
Part 2; The law of contract: the law of contract - making the contract I; the law of contract - making the contract II; the law of contract - making the contract III; the law of contract - reality of consent I; the law of contract - reality of consent II; the law of contract - contractual terms; contracts in restraint of trade and restrictive practices; discharge of contract; remedies and limitation of actions. ;Part 3; Sale of goods: the sale of goods I; the sale of goods II; the sale of goods III; contracts for the supply of goods and services; supply of goods on credit.
Part 4; Employment law: employment I; employment II, employment III. ;Part 5; Company law: company law in the study of business I; company law in the study of business II, company law in the study of business III.;Part 6 ;Agency and negligence: agency in companies and partnerships - the common law; negligence - generally and the business application. Appendices: company law reform - the government White Paper modernizing law reform; answers to questions set in the objective mode.