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Banking and Capital Markets Companion

Banking and Capital Markets Companion, 6th edition provides a clear and concise examination of the law, practice and procedure of fund raising in the banking and capital markets. It covers loans, debt securities, derivatives and security for debt using graphics, flowcharts, bullets and summaries to present the subject in an analytical format that is easy to read and recall. It is based on industry standard materials of the Loan Market... Read more

Lawyers’ Costs and Fees: Conveyancing Fees and Duties

Lawyers’ Costs and Fees: Conveyancing Fees and Duties 41st edition is one of a series of booklets which provide accessible, up-to-date scales of costs and fees in a practical and convenient format. Contents: 1 Stamp Duty Land Tax 2 Land Registry 3 Local land charges – searches and enquiries 4 Drainage and Water searches 5 Commons Registration search 6 Environmental searches and reports 7 Coal mining searches and reports 8... Read more

Lawyers’ Costs and Fees: Fees and Fixed Costs in Civil Actions

A civil action is any legal action that is not a criminal action. Civil actions are between private individuals, unlike criminal actions which are between the crown and the accused. Examples of civil actions include contractual disputes, personal injury cases, industrial accidents, defamation cases and negligence claims. When the judgment in the case has been delivered, the judge must deal the cost of the case. This may include the fees... Read more

Lawyers’ Costs and Fees: Fees and Fixed Costs in Family Proceedings

Lawyers’ Costs and Fees: Fees and Fixed Costs in Family Proceedings forms part of Bloomsbury Professional’s Lawyers’ Costs and Fees Series focusing on fees and fixed costs in family proceedings. Costs is the only feature that arises in every type of family proceedings. No order can be sought or opposed without incurring an element of costs. This work provides the family law practitioner with concise but comprehensive information in a... Read more

Legal Practice Companion 2014/15

“…superbly written and accessible text…clear, accurate and engaging…a fantastic revision aid and superb supplement…” Student Law Journal Montagu and Weston’s Legal Practice Companion is firmly established as the leading support title for students undertaking the Legal Practice Course and a much-valued resource for trainees and lawyers in practice. The unique approach and structure of the Legal Practice Companion: Concisely covers all the core and compulsory LPC subjects in one accessible... Read more

The New Tribunals Handbook

Covering the new Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007, this brand new title, aimed at practitioners and the Tribunals themselves, is both a reference tool and an on-the-spot, in-court source of procedural rules and guidance for advocates, judges and other Tribunal members and users. The Handbook is arranged in an encyclopaedic fashion with entries covering the rules and procedure specific to each of the Chambers of the First-Tier Tribunal and... Read more

Thornton’s Legislative Drafting

If you’re involved in drafting or amending legislation in the Commonwealth or beyond, you need a guide that will help you with both the traditional and modern techniques of drafting good quality statutory law. Thornton’s Legislative Drafting is recognised as the leading professional title in this area, used and referred to by legal officers and drafters internationally. Completely refreshed and updated, the new fifth edition includes full coverage of contemporary... Read more