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Reviewing the Past and Looking to the Future

Ted. L. McDorman

in Salt Water Neighbors: International Ocean Law Relations Between the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195383607
eISBN:
9780199855315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383607.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

This chapter argues that, irrespective of the various international ocean law disputes, generally speaking, Canada and the United States ocean law relations are on an “even keel.” There is no ... More


Methods of Resolving Tort Disputes

Peter Cane

in Tort Law and Economic Interests

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198252368
eISBN:
9780191681370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198252368.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

It is a common assumption that adjudication by a formal, state-run court is the paradigm method for resolving legal disputes on economic interests. However, in reality, very few legal disputes are ... More


Access to Justice: I

Ross Cranston

in How Law Works

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199292073
eISBN:
9780191700699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199292073.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter is about the compensating mechanisms and how they work to further access to justice. It starts by reviewing how publicly funded ... More


Introduction

Ted. L. McDorman

in Salt Water Neighbors: International Ocean Law Relations Between the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195383607
eISBN:
9780199855315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383607.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the ocean relationship between the United States and Canada. It identifies the best known and most important of the Canadian–U.S. international ... More


De Domo Sua: Legal Problem and Structure

Wilfried Stroh

in Cicero the Advocate

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198152804
eISBN:
9780191715143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198152804.003.0014
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

On September 29, 57 BC, Cicero won his reinstatement into his house and grounds which had in part been dedicated to the gods by P. Clodius Pulcher. Cicero himself regarded the forensic speech ... More


Divorced from Reality: Rethinking Family Dispute Resolution

Jane C. Murphy and Jana B. Singer

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814708934
eISBN:
9780814708941
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814708934.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Over the past thirty years, there has been a dramatic shift in the way the legal system approaches and resolves family disputes. Traditionally, family law dispute resolution was based on an ... More


Plato’s Fertility Clinic: Status and Identity Rhetoric in Parenthood Disputes

David Gurnham

in Law and Language: Current Legal Issues Volume 15

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199673667
eISBN:
9780191751769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673667.003.0191
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter examines the language of parenthood in an age of artificial reproductive technologies and increasing acceptance of ‘alternative’ family configurations, in which parental status and ... More


Global Symbols, Local Bans: Transnational Nationalist Symbols

Cynthia Miller-Idriss

in The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196152
eISBN:
9781400888931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196152.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter analyzes symbols borrowed from non-German movements and global or pan-Aryan extremists. Here, the chapter also includes the appropriation of nonextremist products that have been assigned ... More


Entangled in Lawsuits

Miriam Driessen

in Tales of Hope, Tastes of Bitterness: Chinese Road Builders in Ethiopia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9789888528042
eISBN:
9789882204416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528042.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

In the courtroom, Ethiopian workers have proved even more successful in challenging Chinese management and the power hierarchies that lend them authority. To the consternation of their Chinese ... More


The Uneasy Place of Principle in Tort Law

George C. Christie

in The Philosophical Foundations of Tort Law

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198265795
eISBN:
9780191682971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265795.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Lawyers have always had the urge to find some coherent logical structure in the law. One recalls Sir Edward Coke’s assertion that the common law is ‘an artificial perfection of reason, gotten by long ... More


Audi Alteram Partem

Giacinto della Cananea

in Due Process of Law Beyond the State: Requirements of Administrative Procedure

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198788386
eISBN:
9780191830303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198788386.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter looks at the traditional legal maxim, audi alteram partem, from the same angle used earlier with regard to the requirement to carry out a procedure. It then follows with an analysis of ... More


Forensic Art Therapy Revisited

David E. Gussak

in Art on Trial: Art Therapy in Capital Murder Cases

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162517
eISBN:
9780231534277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162517.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter discusses forensic art therapy—a term coined by Marcia Sue Cohen-Liebman—which is the use of art to help resolve legal disputes. Cohen-Liebman offered three significant advantages for ... More


Haiti and the Haitian Diaspora in the Wider Caribbean

Philippe Zacaïr (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034614
eISBN:
9780813039053
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034614.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Over the past ten years, political debates, legal disputes, and rising violence associated with the presence of Haitian migrants have flared up throughout the Caribbean basin in such places as ... More


Criminal Charges

Keith Bodner

in An Ark on the Nile: Beginning of the Book of Exodus

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198784074
eISBN:
9780191826672
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198784074.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The early life and adventures of the adopted Moses in the court of Pharaoh are eschewed in the narrative, and instead the reader is taken to a momentous event in the early adulthood of Moses: he sees ... More


Dissenting opinions

Peter Tochtermann

in Unified Patent Protection in Europe: A Commentary

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198755463
eISBN:
9780191927706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198755463.003.0185
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

A dissenting opinion expressed separately by a judge of a panel in accordance with Article 78 of the Agreement shall be reasoned, given in writing and shall be signed by the judge expressing this ... More


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