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Published: 15 December 2011

496 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199564026

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A new practitioner law publication

Statutory Nuisance: Law and Practice

Second Edition

Rosalind Malcolm and John Pointing

  • Guides the reader through the practical and legal issues associated with statutory nuisance
  • Each category of nuisance is dealt with in a separate chapter, providing an in-depth analysis and clear understanding of the topic
  • A practical approach addresses the problems which arise in this area of law and offers suggestions for avoiding pitfalls
  • Particular emphasis is given to problematic statutory nuisances such as noise
  • Accessible to lawyers and environmental health professionals
  • Explores the problems that local authorities face in enforcing this area of law

New to this Edition:

  • New chapters on recent forms of statutory nuisance including light and insects and alternative proceedings to the abatement notice procedure
  • Expansion and substantial revision of existing material to include areas of enforcement such as Better Regulation initiatives, new provisions to combat noise, and updates to procedures for investigation and bringing a case to court
  • New coverage of public nuisance, injunctions, the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005, and the Licensing Act 2003

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