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Published: 27 April 2017

1,200 Pages


ISBN: 9780199692088

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Commercial Law

Text, Cases, and Materials

Fifth Edition

M A Clarke, R J A Hooley, R J C Munday, L S Sealy, A M Tettenborn, and P G Turner

  • Len Sealy and Richard Hooley have been joined by four renowned experts in the field for the preparation of this edition. The authors have captured the essence of this fascinating topic at a time of significant legislative, regulatory, and political change.
  • The text's clear structure helps students make connections across the different areas of commercial law
  • Detailed explanatory text encourages readers to engage critically with the material, leading to a deeper understanding of the issues involved
  • The inclusion of European and US examples ensures that students are presented with a comparative context in which to develop their understanding of the subject
  • In-chapter reflective questions encourage students to monitor their progress and test their knowledge

New to this Edition:

  • Discussion of new legislation, including: Consumer Rights Act 2015; Insurance Act 2015; Modern Slavery Act 2015; Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015; Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) Act 2010; Bribery Act 2010; Payment Services Regulations 2009
  • Analysis of the latest developments in case law, including: Armstrong DLW GmbH v Winnington Networks Ltd and Devani v Republic of Kenya (on personal property law); Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarkets plc (on vicarious liability); Kelly v Fraser and Thanakharn Kasikorn Thai Chamkat (Mahachon) v Akai Holdings Ltd (on apparent authority); Sinclair Investments (UK) Ltd v Versailles Trade Finance Ltd and European Ventures LLP v Cedar Capital Partners LLC (on agent's secret profits); Bailey v Angove's Pty Ltd (on irrevocable agencies); Cukurova Finance International v Alfa Telecom Turkey Ltd, Gray v G-T-P Group Ltd, and USA v Nolan (on the Financial Collateral Arrangements, No 2, Regulations)
  • Includes a new introductory section on the impact of Brexit on English commercial law
  • Insolvency coverage includes discussion of new out-of-court bankruptcy procedure, debt relief orders, and pre-pack administrations

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