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Essentials of Irish Business Law
By Áine Keenan
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Category(ies): Law
€29.99
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Updateedition of this bestselling introductory
textbook on Irish business law, which reflects all the
major legislative and case law changes since 2008.

Updated 6th edition of this bestselling introductory textbook on Irish business law, which reflects all the major legislative and case law changes since 2008.

  • New to this edition:
    • Defamation Act 2009 
    • Legal Services Ombudsman Act 2009
    • Companies (Amendment) Act 2009
    • Enactment of Treaty of Lisbon in 2009
    • 29th Amendment of the Constitution (Judges’ Remuneration) Act 2011 
    • Companies (Amendment) Bill 2012
    • Competition (Amendment) Bill 2011
    • Legal Services Regulation Bill 2011
    • Judicial Council Bill 2012 
    • Enlargement of EU and Eurozone
    • Streamlining of Employment Rights Bodies

  • Provides students with a broad knowledge of the principles of Irish law as it affects commercial transactions

  • Each chapter contains:
    • Learning objectives
    • The related rules of law to help students assimilate the necessary facts
    • A progress test and a list of important cases and/or statutes referred to
    • Useful internet resources for further research

  • Includes past exam questions from professional bodies

Written For:

Business law students within:

Accounting Technicians Ireland

Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland  

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants  

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants 

Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators

Marketing Institute of Ireland

Institute of Bankers in Ireland

Irish Taxation Institute

Honourable Society of King’s Inns

Law Society of Ireland

Institute of International Trade of Ireland

Irish Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management



Author Biography
Áine Keenan has taught Irish Law, Taxation and Accounting to students taking a range of different professional courses.

 



Table of Contents
 

Functions and Source of Law
2: Division of Law – Civil and Criminal
3: Administration of Law
4: Structure of the Courts
Part 2: Elements of the Law of Tort
5: Principles of Liability
6: Remedies
7: Negligence
8: Defamation
Part 3: Law of Contract
9: Nature of a Contract
10: Offer and Acceptance
11: Consideration
12: Intention to Create Legal Relations
13: Terms of a Contract
14: Form of a Contract
15: Misrepresentation
16: Mistake in Contract
17: Duress and Undue Influence
18: Contracts Illegal or Contrary to Public Policy
19: Capacity to Contract
20: Discharge of Contract
Chater 21: Remedies for Breach of Contract
Part 4: Commercial Law
22: Negotiable Instruments
23: Bills of Exchange
24: Cheques and Promissory Notes
25: Agency
26: Sales of Goods
27: Hire Purchase and Leasing
28: Insurance
Part 5: European Union Law
29: European Union Law
Part 6: Employment Law
30: Employment Law
Part 7: Law of Persons
31: Partnerships
32: Companies

Part 1: Introduction to the Study of Law

  1. Functions and Source of Law
  2. Division of Law – Civil and Criminal
  3. Administration of Law
  4. Structure of the Court

Part 2: Elements of the Law of Tort

 5. Principles of Liability
6. Remedies
7. Negligence
8. Defamation
 

Part 3: Law of Contract

9. Nature of a Contract
10. Offer and Acceptance
11. Consideration
12. Intention to Create Legal Relations
13. Terms of a Contract
14. Form of a Contract
15. Misrepresentation
16. Mistake in Contract
17. Duress and Undue Influence
18. Contracts Illegal or Contrary to Public Policy
19. Capacity to Contract
20. Discharge of Contract 
21. Remedies for Breach of Contract

 

Part 4: Commercial Law

 22. Negotiable Instruments
23. Bills of Exchange
24. Cheques and Promissory Notes
25. Agency
26. Sales of Goods
27. Hire Purchase and Leasing
28. Insurance

Part 5: European Union Law


29. European Union Law

Part 6: Employment Law


30. Employment Law

Part 7: Law of Persons


31. Partnerships
32. Companies



Publication Details
Format Paperback, 400 pages
ISBN 9780717152612
Imprint Gill & Macmillan
Language English
Product Dimensions 234 x 156
Publication Date August 2012



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