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Extra-Contractual Litigation Against Insurers
Claims against insurers have multiplied over the past few decades, as have the strategies of plaintiffs. Extra-Contractual Litigation Against Insurers is a comprehensive guide to new theories used in insurance litigation. It examines both the legal underpinnings of novel causes of action and the practical aspects of bringing claims and defending against them. Topics covered include:
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Calculating and Proving Damages
Covering everything from "back-of-the envelope" estimates to the use of complex financial models, this guide will help counsel for both plaintiffs and defendants calculate and prove damages in various types of business litigation.
While methods for calculating damages contain some common elements, these methods can differ according to the area of substantive law involved. The authors of Calculating and Proving Damages draw on their experience and specialized knowledge to explain and clarify the techniques needed in virtually any damages situation you are likely to encounter. Topics covered include:
Litigation Management discusses litigation techniques from every standpoint. Topics include:
Federal Trade Commission: Law, Practice and Procedure
Federal Trade Commission: Law, Practice and Procedure provides a detailed analysis of all areas of FTC responsibility, including rule-making procedures; trade regulation statutes and rules; rules and procedures for investigations and litigation; application of U.S. antitrust laws to overseas conduct; Hart-Scott-Rodino premerger rules; evolving concepts of unfairness and deception; and asset freezes, injunctions and actions for civil penalties and consumer redress.
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Practical Guide to the Occupational Safety and Health Act
Practical Guide to the Occupational Safety and Health Act discusses subjects such as:
It includes coverage of: the possibility of criminal prosecution for OSHA violations and the degree to which an employer's "indifference" to violations can constitute "actual knowledge;" the doctrine of "unpreventable employee misconduct;" and the responsibility of architects, engineers and other professionals to ensure compliance with safety standards.
Intellectual Property Law: Damages & Remedies (short name: IPLDMR)
Intellectual Property Law: Damages and Remedies addresses two crucial concerns of intellectual property owners-how to recover monetary compensation when an infringement has occurred and how to prevent further infringement.
This unique work explains how compensation and remedies are determined in every scenario, including infringement on the Internet. You'll read about:
This is the first book to turn to for coverage of all the issues that arise once liability for infringement has been established.
Corporate Criminal Liability and Prevention
Corporate Criminal Liability and Prevention provides essential guidance on all aspects of this critical area, such as the sources of corporate criminal liability, the immediate and collateral consequences of conviction, and the available defenses to, and limitations on, liability. This up-to-date guide also examines current prosecutorial discretion standards, amnesties and sentencing guidelines. It instructs corporate counsel on how to adopt forward-looking compliance policies that can prevent criminal liability and how to mitigate the severity of penalties when they are unavoidable.
Insuring Real Property Businesses
Insuring Real Property Businesses is an in-depth look at policy terms, legal issues and risks. It includes coverage of:
Commercial Contracting: Sales Under the UCC
Commercial Contracting: Sales Under the UCC examines the framework of UCC Article 2 from offer and acceptance to damages and remedies, supplying practical analysis and extensive case law citations throughout. Coverage includes such topics as:
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