Human Rights

Practice Area

Written by expert human rights law professionals, our extensive portfolio of titles offer insightful advice and guidance for those working in the field. In addition, our key loose-leaf and journal publications, complimented by our online services can all be tailored to suit your legal needs.

Recently Published and Popular Titles

Our new title Child Migration: International Family and Immigration Laws, provides a practical text combining cross-disciplinary and jurisdictional issues of the interaction between the immigrant and family law in relation to the movement of children. This is a key text for both practitioners at entry level and experienced practitioners working in the field of child migration.

A Practical Guide to INTERPOL and Red Notices is written by experts in the field, Christopher David and Nicholas Hearn. Clear and concise guidance is provided through a series of worked case studies, practical tips and supported by inclusion of all relevant INTERPOL resolutions, statutes and operating rules.

Our forthcoming publication, Criminal Records, Privacy and the Criminal Justice System: A Handbook offers practicitoners vital information to ensure they are able to advise their clients correctly when it comes to limiting the publicity of their involvement in criminal proceedings. This text seeks to make the field more accessible for those with existing specialism in criminal and public law.

Our human rights titles are written by key expert authors in the field. Bloomsbury Professional online provides you with access to legal commentary and analysis from our books, case studies and looseleaf journals. Be sure to browse the full range of titles listed below…

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Child Migration: International Family and Immigration Laws

The Office of the Head of International Family Justice for England & Wales (created in 2005) has advised on ‘The need for all involved in family law to integrate a trans-national mind-set into their approach to resolving cases …, especially given globalisation, increasing movement of persons across borders, and the ever rising number of family units which are truly international.’ Child Migration: International Family and Immigration Laws serves to fill... Read more

A Practical Guide to INTERPOL and Red Notices

Cross-border investigations are on the increase; are you confident that you can effectively challenge a Red Notice? The last thirty years have seen a huge increase in co-operation between international law enforcement agencies in relation to the investigation of cross-border and transnational crime. A significant contributor to this increased co-operation is INTERPOL, which has a significant role in the sharing of intelligence and the circulation of Red Notices. This comprehensive... Read more

Criminal Records, Privacy and the Criminal Justice System: A Handbook

The effect of a criminal record or arrest can be long-lasting and damaging. Setting out the steps that can help clients to navigate the effect of their criminal record, improve their job prospects, and protect against harmful disclosure of their private life. Criminal Records, Privacy and the Criminal Justice System: A Handbook is a primer on the law and available applications to be taken for clients relating to privacy, criminal... Read more