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The European Court of Human RightsImplementing Strasbourg's Judgments on Domestic Policy

The European Court of Human Rights: Implementing Strasbourg's Judgments on Domestic Policy

Dia Anagnostou

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780748670574
eISBN:
9780748689101
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670574.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

One of the most remarkable characteristics of the European Convention of Human Rights and its highly acclaimed judicial tribunal in Strasbourg is the extensive obligations of the contracting states ... More

Exploring the Law of SuccessionStudies National, Historical and Comparative

Exploring the Law of Succession: Studies National, Historical and Comparative

Kenneth Reid and Marius de Waal

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632909
eISBN:
9780748651436
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632909.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

By comparison with other areas of private law, the law of succession has been neglected by modern scholars. This book contributes to its rehabilitation by examining key issues in succession law from ... More

Freedom of Information in Scotland in Practice

Freedom of Information in Scotland in Practice

Kevin Dunion

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861223
eISBN:
9781474406178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861223.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book is the only in-depth guide to Scotland’s freedom of information (FOI) regime. Written by Kevin Dunion, the first Scottish Information Commissioner, it provides detailed commentary on the ... More

A Guide to Mediating in Scotland

A Guide to Mediating in Scotland

Ewan Malcolm and Fiona O'Donnell (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845860523
eISBN:
9781474406109
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845860523.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book describes how mediation is currently being developed and used in a number of areas in Scotland. Illustrated with case studies drawn from real life, it highlights the basic skills of a ... More

A Guide to the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007

A Guide to the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007

Bert Calder

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845860820
eISBN:
9781474406116
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845860820.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book is a summary of protection orders for adults at risk in the Scottish Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007 - council duties, assessment, removal and banning orders. There are ... More

Housing Law in Scotland

Housing Law in Scotland

Peter Robson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861117
eISBN:
9781474406185
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861117.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book explains the extent and nature of the changes that have taken place in housing law in Scotland during the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries and sets out the current law relating to ... More

Investing for GenerationsA History of the Alliance Trust

Investing for Generations: A History of the Alliance Trust

Charles Munn

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861438
eISBN:
9781474406192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861438.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book provides a full history of the Alliance Trust, a Dundee-based financial institution that is one of Scotland's oldest and most interesting companies and the UK's largest general investment ... More

Law Making and the Scottish ParliamentThe Early Years

Law Making and the Scottish Parliament: The Early Years

Elaine E Sutherland and Kay E Goodall

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748640195
eISBN:
9780748651498
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640195.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book offers a wide-ranging critical analysis of legislative developments in those areas of law and policy devolved to the Scottish Parliament under the devolution settlement. It begins with a ... More

Lord KamesLegal and Social Theorist

Lord Kames: Legal and Social Theorist

Andreas Rahmatian

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780748676736
eISBN:
9781474412315
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748676736.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Lord Kames (Henry Home, 1696–1782) is one of the best known figures of the Scottish Enlightenment by name, and one of the least known in relation to his actual writings. He was a Scottish judge, ... More

Medicine, Law and Public Policy in Scotlandc. 1850-1990

Medicine, Law and Public Policy in Scotland: c. 1850-1990

Mark Freemen, Eleanor Gordon, and Krista Maglen (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845861162
eISBN:
9781474406222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861162.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This book amrks the contribution of Anne Crowther to scholarship in British history. Focusing on Scotland, it draws together the three main strands of Professor Crowther’s academic research – ... More

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