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Published: 27 May 2019

832 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198825975

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Commercial Law

Third Edition

Eric Baskind, Greg Osborne, and Lee Roach

  • Practical, fictional case studies throughout the book demonstrate the types of legal issues and problems that the law is intended to regulate, helping students to understand the context and practical application of the law
  • Regular case boxes highlight the most important cases, providing a succinct account of the facts, a clear account of the court's decision and reasoning and, where appropriate, commentary on the decision
  • Key legislation boxes help students understand which statutory provisions are of fundamental importance
  • Each chapter provides annotated further reading lists that enable students to more fully explore and discuss each chapter topic
  • Each chapter closes with a problem question and an exam-style essay question (with answer guidance available online), giving students the opportunity to test their knowledge and providing a starting point for classroom discussion
  • A wealth of online resources accompany the book, further supporting and enhancing learning.

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter summaries quickly and concisely cover the key points from each chapter
  • Expanded coverage, including of Brexit, the latest principles on implied terms, and the Law Commission consultation and report on Bills of Sale
  • Coverage of new case law, including A P Moller-Maersk A/S v Kyokuyok Ltd (The Maersk Tangier) [2018] (meaning of 'package or unit' in the Hague Visby Rules), Bailey v Angove's Pty Ltd [2016] (irrevocable agencies), Banca Nazionale del Lavoro SPA v Playboy Club London Ltd [2018] (duty of care owed by an undisclosed principal), Bou-Simon v BGC Brokers LP [2018] (implied terms), Computer Associates UK Ltd v The Software Incubator Ltd [2018] (sale of goods, computer software), and Engelhart CTP (US) LLC v Lloyd's Syndicate 1221 [2018] (marine insurance contracts)

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