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The ambit of the Network Community

Cristina E. Parau

in Transnational Networking and Elite Self-Empowerment: The Making of the Judiciary in Contemporary Europe and Beyond

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780197266403
eISBN:
9780191879593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266403.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter explores the Network Community’s historical antecedents and presents an inventory of its membership and other key resources arisen from networking and constituting the basis of their ... More


Introduction: Argument and methods

Cristina E. Parau

in Transnational Networking and Elite Self-Empowerment: The Making of the Judiciary in Contemporary Europe and Beyond

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780197266403
eISBN:
9780191879593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266403.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter defines the monograph's scope of inquiry – to elucidate the origins of Judiciary branch institutions in the newly democratizing countries of Central and Eastern Europe – and sets out its ... More


Them and us: the divide between court users and professionals

Jessica Jacobson, Gillian Hunter, and Amy Kirby

in Inside Crown Court: Personal experiences and questions of legitimacy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447317050
eISBN:
9781447309901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447317050.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter argues that the main divide in the courtroom is not between prosecution and defence, or between defendant and victim, but between the lay court users and the legal professionals. This ... More


The European Court of Justice 1

Arman Sarvarian

in Professional Ethics at the International Bar

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199679461
eISBN:
9780191758522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679461.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Public International Law

This chapter examines the procedure and practice of advocacy before the European Court of Justice and General Court of the European Union. In tracing the historical development of advocacy before the ... More


Investigatory Powers

Peter Alldridge

in Criminal Justice and Taxation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198755838
eISBN:
9780191816963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198755838.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Law of Obligations

The chapter considers to what extent tax investigations are like, and how they are unlike, police investigations. It examines the powers available to HMRC in the investigation of evasion offences. ... More


Interpreting District Court proceedings for non-Irish defendants

Kate Waterhouse

in Ireland's District Court: Language, immigration and consequences for justice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719095276
eISBN:
9781781707548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095276.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Based on a research study involving observation of over 370 LEP cases and detailed interviews with interpreters and legal professionals, chapter 4 looks at the operation of the District Court in ... More


The Jurisdiction and Jurisprudence of Shariʿa Courts

R. Michael Feener

in Shariʿa and Social Engineering: The Implementation of Islamic Law in Contemporary Aceh, Indonesia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199678846
eISBN:
9780191758072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678846.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter traces the developments of Islamic religious courts in Aceh. In addition to a discussion of the jurisprudence of the courts in their actual handling of both family law and penal cases, ... More


Mexico

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

There have been significant changes to Mexican law recently that have provided prosecutors updated and enhanced tools to combat corruption. In May 2015, the Mexican Congress and the states approved a ... More


The case of the immigrant: dynamics and discourse

Kate Waterhouse

in Ireland's District Court: Language, immigration and consequences for justice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719095276
eISBN:
9781781707548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095276.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Also based on a research study involving observation of over 370 LEP cases and detailed interviews with interpreters and legal professionals, chapter 5 describes in detail how interpreting has been ... More


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