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Law for the lay person

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Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age

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Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age

Cory Doctorow

Society & Social Sciences; Copyright law; Digital lifestyle; Law for the lay person

Hardback

Information Doesn't Want to Be Free takes on the state of copyright and creative success in the digital age. Can small artists... [more]

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Defend Yourself: Facing a charge in court

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Defend Yourself: Facing a charge in court

Tim Anderson

Legal system: general; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Defend Yourself is a concise guide to defending a charge in court, whether you are representing yourself, or you have a lawyer... [more]

$34.95

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Rest Assured: A Legal Guide to Wills, Estates and Funerals in New South Wales

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Rest Assured: A Legal Guide to Wills, Estates and Funerals in New South...

Rosemary Long, Trudy Coffey

Law for the lay person

Paperback

Too often, the first time we find out about wills and funerals is when we are dealing with the death of a loved one. This... [more]

$29.95

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Australian Citizenship Test: Practice Questions: Questions and Answers for the Australian Citizenship Test

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Australian Citizenship Test: Practice Questions: Questions and Answers for...

Henry Dillon

Civil rights & citizenship; Law for the lay person

Paperback

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$15.99

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Dealmaking in the Film & Television Industry: From Negotiations to Final Contracts

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Dealmaking in the Film & Television Industry: From Negotiations to Final...

Mark Litwak

Film, TV & Radio; Dance & Performing arts; Media, information & communication industries; Constitutional & administrative law; Entertainment & media law; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Suitable for those working in the film and television industry, this title includes the legal rulings and entertainment technology... [more]

$58.99

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May it Please You Madam: A Little Book of Legal Whimsy

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May it Please You Madam: A Little Book of Legal Whimsy

Neil Hickman

Autobiography: general; Law for the lay person

Paperback

A collection of legal anecdotes from a former District Judge of fifteen years. [more]

$17.95

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Patent Pending in 24 Hours

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Patent Pending in 24 Hours

Richard Stim, Attorney, David Presman, Attorney

Business & Economics; Patents law; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Save your place in line at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office without all the hassle of filing a full-blown patent application.... [more]

$57.95

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The Law Handbook: Your Practical Guide to the Law in NSW

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The Law Handbook: Your Practical Guide to the Law in NSW

Law for the lay person

Paperback

Plain English guide to law in NSW, providing access to law that affects people in their everyday lives. Contains 43 chapters... [more]

$102.00

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Dealmaking in the Film & Television Industry: From Negotiations to Final Contracts

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Dealmaking in the Film & Television Industry: From Negotiations to Final...

Mark Litwak

Film, TV & Radio; Dance & Performing arts; Media, information & communication industries; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Suitable for those working in the film and television industry, this title includes the legal rulings and entertainment technology... [more]

$53.95

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U.S. Constitution For Dummies

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U.S. Constitution For Dummies

Michael Arnheim

History; Constitutional & administrative law; Law for the lay person

Paperback

U.S. Constitution For Dummies explains what was intended when the document was written, what its provisions mean today and... [more]

$27.95

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A Good Quarrel: America's Top Legal Reporters Share Stories from Inside the Supreme Court

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A Good Quarrel: America's Top Legal Reporters Share Stories from Inside...

Richard J. Lazarus

Legal history; Courts & procedure; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Courtroom proceedings offer the thrill of a sporting event and the drama of a stage production as lawyers match wits, grill... [more]

$55.00

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The Supreme Court: An Essential History

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The Supreme Court: An Essential History

Peter Charles Hoffer, Williamjames Hull Hoffer, N. E. H. Hull

History: specific events & topics; Courts & procedure; Law for the lay person

Hardback

Chronicles an institution that dramatically evolved from six men meeting in borrowed quarters to the most closely watched... [more]

$65.00

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Taxing Ourselves: A Citizen's Guide to the Debate over Taxes

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Taxing Ourselves: A Citizen's Guide to the Debate over Taxes

Joel Slemrod, Jon Bakija (Associate Professor of Economics, Williams College)

Taxation; Sales tax & Customs duties; Personal finance; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Revised edition of the authors's Taxing ourselves, 2008. [more]

$64.00

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The Family Guide to Preventing Elder Abuse: How to Protect Your Parents and Yourself

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The Family Guide to Preventing Elder Abuse: How to Protect Your ParentsÂ...

Thomas Lee Wright

Coping with old age; Intergenerational relationships; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Practical Advice for Taking Care of Loved Ones as They Get OlderThe rapid aging of the American population and its accompanying... [more]

$28.99

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Justice: A Beginner's Guide

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Justice: A Beginner's Guide

Raymond Wacks

Social & political philosophy; Jurisprudence & general issues; Law for the lay person

Paperback

An engaging and highly topical look at justice, from the traditional theories to everyday realities. [more]

$19.99

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How Would You Rule?: Legal Puzzles, Brainteasers, and Dilemmas from the Law's Strangest Cases

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How Would You Rule?: Legal Puzzles, Brainteasers, and Dilemmas from the...

Daniel W. Park

Crime & criminology; Criminal law & procedure; Law for the lay person

Paperback

A light-hearted introduction to fundamental concepts of law through strange but true legal cases. Each chapter tells the story... [more]

$49.99

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Before I Do: A Legal Guide to Marriage, Gay and Otherwise

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Before I Do: A Legal Guide to Marriage, Gay and Otherwise

Elizabeth F. Schwartz

Family law: same-sex partnership; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Schwartz spells out the range of practical considerations couples should address before tying the knot. She explores the rights... [more]

$24.99

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The Destructive Power of Family Wealth: A Guide to Succession Planning, Asset Protection, Taxation and Wealth Management

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The Destructive Power of Family Wealth: A Guide to Succession Planning,...

Philip Marcovici

Property & real estate; Personal finance; Law for the lay person

Hardback

Wealth owners are responsible for more than just assets The Destructive Power of Family Wealth offers thoughtful, holistic... [more]

$66.95

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Love's Promises: How Formal and Informal Contracts Shape All Kinds of Families

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Love's Promises: How Formal and Informal Contracts Shape All Kinds of Families...

Martha M. Ertman

Memoirs; Family & relationships; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Most people think of love and contracts as strange bedfellows, or even opposites. In Love's Promises, however, law professor... [more]

$24.99

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What Happens to Rover When the Marriage is Over?: And Other Doggone Legal Dilemmas

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What Happens to Rover When the Marriage is Over?: And Other Doggone Legal...

Patti Lawson

Animals & society; Animal law; Law for the lay person; Dogs as pets

Hardback

Here is an engaging, informative, and no-nonsense look at the everyday situations and issues and their legal consequencesÂ... [more]

$42.99

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Your Rights at Work: Everything You Need to Know About Starting a Job, Time off, Pay, Problems at Work - and Much More!

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Your Rights at Work: Everything You Need to Know About Starting a Job, Time...

Trades Union Congress (TUC)

Employment & labour law; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Provides a complete guide to employment rights, from hiring to redundancy, maternity leave to retirement, written by practitioners... [more]

$32.99

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Your Right to Privacy: Minimize Your Digital Footprint

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Your Right to Privacy: Minimize Your Digital Footprint

Jim Bronskill, Instructor School of Journalism and Communication David McKie (Carleton University)

Privacy law; Privacy & data protection; Network security; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Hacking, snooping and invading are commonplace on the Internet. Your personal information can be seen and shared and your... [more]

$22.99

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Law's Strangest Cases: Extraordinary but True Tales from Over Five Centuries of Legal History

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Law's Strangest Cases: Extraordinary but True Tales from Over Five Centuries...

Peter Seddon

Law for the lay person

Paperback

A rollicking collection of barely believable stories from five centuries of legal history - you'll be gripped by these tales... [more]

$14.99

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Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age

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Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age

Cory Doctorow

Copyright law; Digital lifestyle; Law for the lay person

Paperback

Information Doesn't Want to Be Free takes on the state of copyright and creative success in the digital age. Can small artists... [more]

$18.99

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The Book of Scams: How to Spot Fraudsters and Avoid Becoming the Next Victim

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The Book of Scams: How to Spot Fraudsters and Avoid Becoming the Next Victim...

Rodney Hobson

Law for the lay person

Paperback

Rodney Hobson has produced the first definitive guide to scams, categorising the different types, listing tell-tale signs... [more]

$27.99

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