Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 May 2013

880 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199585083

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A new practitioner law publication

The Law of Assignment

The Creation and Transfer of Choses in Action

Second Edition

Marcus Smith

  • The only comprehensive and definitive work on the complex topic of intangible property
  • Full consideration of assignment in all appropriate areas (debt finance, securities, insurance and intellectual property)
  • Checklist of key questions to consider when assigning a chose with cross-references to answers in the book
  • Previous edition was cited in courts internationally including in the US and Singapore as well as the UK
  • Includes new material on rights or causes of action to reflect recent developments in litigation finance and no-win/no-fee arrangements
  • New material on the transferability of debt securities and factoring
  • New coverage of rights or causes of action, including developments in litigation finance and no-win/no-fee arrangements
  • More comparative approach for new edition considers the law in the US and at EU level
  • Includes analysis of Rome I in relation to matters of assignment

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