Civil Code of Qu bec

Titre : Civil Code of Qu bec
Auteur : Québec (Province)
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : STANFORD:36105060003006
Libération : 1991

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French Administrative Law

Titre : French Administrative Law
Auteur : Lionel Neville Brown
Éditeur : Oxford University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780198765134
Libération : 1998

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This new edition of the leading English-language text in its field offers a complete and current overview of droit administratif, which is regarded (alongside the Napoleonic Code) as the most notable achievement of French legal science. The book includes eleven expanded appendices--with statistics, model pleadings, and other illustrations--and will prove an invaluable source for information on the courts, their procedures, and their case-loads. The approach throughout the volume is comparative, with many references to developments in UK common law and in the EC institutions.

Doing Business 2017

Titre : Doing Business 2017
Auteur : World Bank
Éditeur : World Bank Publications
ISBN-13 : 9781464809842
Libération : 2016-10-25

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Fourteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2017 measures aspects of regulation affecting 10 areas of everyday business activity: • Starting a business • Dealing with construction permits • Getting electricity • Registering property • Getting credit • Protecting minority investors • Paying taxes • Trading across borders • Enforcing contracts • Resolving insolvency These areas are included in the distance to frontier score and ease of doing business ranking. Doing Business also measures features of labor market regulation, which is not included in these two measures. This year’s report introduces major improvements by expanding the paying taxes indicators to cover postfiling processes—tax audits, tax refunds and tax appeals—and presents analysis of pilot data on selling to the government which measures public procurement regulations. Also for the first time this year Doing Business collects data on Somalia, bringing the total number of economies covered to 190. Using the data originally developed by Women, Business and the Law, this year for the first time Doing Business adds a gender component to three indicators—starting a business, registering property, and enforcing contracts—and finds that those economies which limit women’s access in these areas have fewer women working in the private sector both as employers and employees. The report updates all indicators as of June 1, 2016, ranks economies on their overall “ease of doing business†?, and analyzes reforms to business regulation †“ identifying which economies are strengthening their business environment the most. Doing Business illustrates how reforms in business regulations are being used to analyze economic outcomes for domestic entrepreneurs and for the wider economy. It is a flagship product produced in partnership by the World Bank Group that garners worldwide attention on regulatory barriers to entrepreneurship. More than 137 economies have used the Doing Business indicators to shape reform agendas and monitor improvements on the ground. In addition, the Doing Business data has generated over 2,182 articles in peer-reviewed academic journals since its inception.

Emerging Justice

Titre : Emerging Justice
Auteur : Kent McNeil
Éditeur : Saskatoon : Native Law Centre, University of Saskatchewan
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015066414585
Libération : 2001

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Learning for Sustainability in Times of Accelerating Change

Titre : Learning for Sustainability in Times of Accelerating Change
Auteur : Arjen E. J. Wals
Éditeur : Wageningen Academic Pub
ISBN-13 : 9789086862030
Libération : 2012

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We live in turbulent times, our world is changing at accelerating speed. Information is everywhere, but wisdom appears in short supply when trying to address key inter-related challenges of our time such as; runaway climate change, the loss of biodiversity, the depletion of natural resources, the on-going homogenization of culture, and rising inequity. Living in such times has implications for education and learning. This book explores the possibilities of designing and facilitating learning-based change and transitions towards sustainability. In 31 chapters contributors from across the world discuss (re)emerging forms of learning that not only assist in breaking down unsustainable routines, forms of governance, production and consumption, but also can help create ones that are more sustainable. The book has been divided into three parts: re-orienting science and society, re-connecting people and planet and re-imagining education and learning. This is essential reading for educators, educational designers, change agents, researchers, students, policy makers and entrepreneurs alike, who are concerned about the well-being of the planet and convinced of our ability to do better.

Books Without Borders in Enlightenment Europe

Titre : Books Without Borders in Enlightenment Europe
Auteur : Jeffrey Freedman
Éditeur : University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN-13 : 9780812206449
Libération : 2012-06-28

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Though the field of book history has long been divided into discrete national histories, books have seldom been as respectful of national borders as the historians who study them—least of all in the age of Enlightenment when French books reached readers throughout Europe. In this erudite and engagingly written study, Jeffrey Freedman examines one of the most important axes of the transnational book trade in Enlightenment Europe: the circulation of French books between France and the German-speaking lands. Focusing on the critical role of book dealers as cultural intermediaries, he follows French books through each stage of their journey—from the French-language printing shops where they were produced, to the wholesale book fairs in Leipzig, to retail book shops at locations scattered widely throughout Germany. At some of those locations, authorities reacted with alarm to the spread of French books, burning works of the radical French Enlightenment and punishing the booksellers who sold them. But officials had little power to curtail their circulation: the political fragmentation of the German lands made it virtually impossible to police the book trade. Largely unimpeded by censorship, French books circulated more freely in Germany than in the absolutist monarchy of France. In comparison, the flow of German books into the French market was negligible—an asymmetry that corresponded to the hierarchy of languages in Enlightenment Europe. But publishers in Switzerland produced French translations of German books. By means of title changes, creative editing, and mendacious advertising, the Swiss publishers adapted works of the German Enlightenment for an audience of French-readers that stretched from Dublin to Moscow. An innovative contribution to both the history of the book and the transnational study of the Enlightenment, Freedman's work tells a story of crucial importance to understanding the circulation of texts in an age in which the concept of World Literature had not yet been invented, but the phenomenon already existed.

Contract Law

Titre : Contract Law
Auteur : Azzouz Saliha
Éditeur : Editions OPHRYS
ISBN-13 : 9782708014237
Libération : 2015-07-08

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Entièrement rédigé en anglais, cet ouvrage s’adresse en priorité aux étudiants de Master en droit qui suivent un cursus consacré au droit des contrats. Il est également destiné aux enseignants, juristes, traducteurs, et à tous ceux qui sont amenés à signer des contrats ou désireux d’approfondir leurs connaissances. Cet ouvrage aborde les points essentiels du droit des contrats internationaux (Royaume- Uni, États-Unis, Union européenne, etc.) : terminologie, rappels historiques, common law, définitions, types de contrats, capacité des personnes à contracter, rédaction d’un contrat (jargon, conseils et mises en garde), protection des consommateurs en Grande- Bretagne et au sein de l’Union européenne, ruptures de contrats et recours, cas pratiques commentés, schémas. Le vocabulaire difficile est donné en bas de pages. En fin d’ouvrage, l’auteur propose : • les corrigés des exercices ; • les règles de grammaire essentielles avec des exemples liés à la thématique ; • une liste de verbes irréguliers ; • un tableau synthétique des systèmes juridiques dans le monde, le contrat dit « zéro heure » au Royaume-Uni ; • une bibliographie non exhaustive ; • une sélection de sites Internet pour aller plus loin ; • un glossaire bilingue (anglais-français/ français-anglais), • un index. While it is not intended as a comprehensive book on the topic, this book is meant to provide an approachable, practical and concise work for law students. Legal practitioners, professionals and anyone who need to acquire knowledge on the subject, however, will also find this book useful. The book introduces the major themes and explains the different sources of contract law, the formation of a valid contract, its contents, “vitiating” factors, the termination of contracts and remedies for breach of contract. Attention is also given to what makes French and European law different from other common law jurisdictions. Key cases accompanied by commentary are designed to highlight the main elements of each case. About 580 footnotes give French translations and explanations of confusing terminology. Contract Law also features : • valuable drafting tips • diagrams, figures and tables • activities and key answers • grammar in context • irregular verbs • annexes : the legal system of the world, UK Zero Hour Contract, bibliography, links • an extensive bilingual glossary • a practical topic index Table des matières : 1. English and American law. 2. Contract law : Anglo-saxon and French law. 3. Formation of a contract. 4. Vitiating factors. 5. Rescission of a contract and judicial remedies. 6. European union and international contract law. Grammar Reminder. Annexes. Bilingual Glossary. Index.

From Open Secrets to Secret Voting

Titre : From Open Secrets to Secret Voting
Auteur : Isabela Mares
Éditeur : Cambridge University Press
ISBN-13 : 9781316300794
Libération : 2015-06-17

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The expansion of suffrage and the introduction of elections are momentous political changes that represent only the first steps in the process of democratization. In the absence of institutions that protect the electoral autonomy of voters against a range of actors who seek to influence voting decisions, political rights can be just hollow promises. This book examines the adoption of electoral reforms that protected the autonomy of voters during elections and sought to minimize undue electoral influences over decisions made at the ballot box. Empirically, it focuses on the adoption of reforms protecting electoral secrecy in Imperial Germany during the period between 1870 and 1912. Empirically, the book provides a micro-historical analysis of the democratization of electoral practices, by showing how changes in district level economic and political conditions contributed to the formation of an encompassing political coalition supporting the adoption of electoral reforms.

Le Bon Usage

Titre : Le Bon Usage
Auteur : M. Grevisse
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 0685366928
Libération : 1984-06-01

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The Transformation of International Environmental Law

Titre : The Transformation of International Environmental Law
Auteur : Yann Kerbrat
Éditeur : Hart Pub Limited
ISBN-13 : 1849462593
Libération : 2011

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Faced with environmental challenges which are becoming more serious, urgent, and global, international law has emerged as an essential instrument for State cooperation and as an influential element in the harmonization and revitalization of domestic laws. At the same time, international law has had to adapt: law-making has become more innovative and fresh mechanisms for implementation have been created. Over the last 30 years, international environmental law has therefore experienced significant normative and institutional change. This book emphasizes these changes, showing how environmental challenges have shaken, and sometimes transformed, the core categories and concepts of international law. Thus, in addition to being a book about environmental law, this is a work which also charts the way in which international protection of the environment has disrupted general international law. The book is the fruit of a longstanding collaborative project carried out at the Center for International and European Studies and Research (CERIC). Proceedings of an international symposium held under the aegis of the French Society for International Law in Aix-en-Provence in June 2009 drew the first conclusions and was previously published in French: Le droit face aux enjeux environnementaux (Paris, Pedone, 2010). This English text examines and extends upon the lessons learned.