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Published: 01 May 2018

336 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198790891

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French Law

A Comparative Approach

Second Edition

Eva Steiner

  • An insider's guide containing all of the key elements typical of French law courses. It covers institutional and substantive law while also addressing the methodology behind the French legal system
  • A comparative approach that reveals the nuances that shape French law
  • Essential reading for students preparing for legal study in France and practitioners and professionals in need of an introduction to French law

New to this Edition:

  • Revised and fully updated with the latest case law and developments
  • Evaluates the core elements of the 2016 reform of the law of obligations, a milestone in the development of French contract law
  • Commentary on constitutional reforms such as the Question Prioritaire de Constitutionnalite and the Defenseur des Droits as well as broader trends, most notably in the context of the civil and criminal justice systems
  • Sets out new guidelines regarding the practice of judicial selection in France and judgment writing
  • Explores the reform of the Law of Civil Liability

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