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'The Best in the West': Educator, Jurist, Arbitrator: Liber Amicorum in Honour of Professor William Butler

ISBN13: 9780854901494
Published: October 2014
Publisher: Wildy, Simmonds and Hill Publishing
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £65.00

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Praised by the Wall Street Journal and many fellow Russian law experts in the 1990s as the Best in the West, Professor William Butler has played a key role in shaping legal developments in the former Soviet Union and in guiding those who practice law in that region.

Twenty-one distinguished international and comparative legal scholars, practitioners, diplomats, judges, and arbitrators from England, Germany, Russia, Sweden, Ukraine, and the United States contribute essays collected in honour of Professor William Butler, assessing his role in the development of legal doctrine, East/West academic and professional relations, legal translation, and legal scholarship generally.

Comparative Law, Other Jurisdictions , Wildy, Simmonds and Hill, Russian Federation
Foreword by William Pomeranz
Introduction - Maryann E. Gashi-Butler
Professor William Butler and the Development of the Science of International Law in Eastern Europe - Vladimir G. Butkevich and Olga V. Butkevich
The Merits of Temperance - Jane Henderson
Cold War Protagonists - Boris Mamlyuk

Aequitas as Real Law: The Sources of the European Legal Tradition - Dmitrii V. Dozhdev
The Constitutional-Monarchical Tradition in Russian Political Culture - Vladimir A. Tomsinov
The Soviet Joint Activity Contract as a Bridge to the Future - Stephen Lucas

Road Map to the Future: Law Reform and Legal Development in the CIS - Alexander Romanov
Towards a Code on Entrepreneurship in the Russian Federation - Vladimir S. Belykh
Piercing the Corporate Veil of Undercapitalized Companies: English, Russian, and American Cases - Alexander Vereshchagin
Apparent Authority по-русский - Kaj Hober
The Maxim Rebus Sic Stantibus in Russian Law - Alexander Trunk
In Quest of a Rule-of-Law State in the Constitutional Space of the Modern World - Vladimir I. Lafitsky
The Development of Administrative Justice in Ukraine - Evgen B. Kubko
International Academy of Comparative Law: Development of Scientific Principles and Values - Oleksiy V. Kresin
“Men are Superior to Women” (nan zun nü bei)?: Slowly Healing the Harm of Domestic Violence in Contemporary Chinese Law - Michael Palmer

International Cheque Law and Russian Legislation: Basic Categories and Regulation of Cheque Obligations - Natalia Iu. Erpyleva
Immunity of the State and of Officials Thereof in Judgments of the International Court of Justice - Roman A. Kolodkin
Oleynikov v. Russia: European Court of Human Rights on the Application of Absolute State Immunity to a Private-Law Transaction - Ekaterina Bykhovskaya
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Series: Studies in Russian and East European Law

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