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    Halsbury’s Laws – Published this month: Volume 93, 94: Shipping and Maritime Law

    Halsbury’s Laws of England volume 93 (2017) and volume 94 (2017) contain the title SHIPPING AND MARITIME LAW.

    The SHIPPING AND MARITIME LAW title covers: Introduction; Admiralty Jurisdiction of the High Court; Merchant Ships; Hovercraft; Masters and Crews; Pilotage and Towage; Safety and Security at Sea; Collisions; Accident Investigations and Inquiries; Salvage and Wreck; Liens on Ships, Freight and Cargo; Limitation of Liability of Shipowners etc; Lighthouse Authorities; Offences and Legal Proceedings.

    Consultant Editor: ANDREW TETTENBORN, LLB (Cantab), Professor of Commercial Law, Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law, Swansea University; Barrister (non-practising).

    This title has been revised and updated in light of recent developments in the relevant law. The law is stated as at 1 September 2017, although subsequent changes have been included wherever possible.

    This title included in these volumes has been fully revised and updated in light of all recent developments in the law. Customers need these volumes in order to keep up with legal developments, and to maintain an up to date set of the encyclopaedia.

    Stair Memorial Encyclopaedia Reissue Service – Publication of Fire and Rescue Services 2nd Reissue

    2nd Reissue has been fully updated, including dealing with the establishment, powers and functions of the unitary Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.

    Bailey and Groves: Corporate Insolvency Law and Practice – New edition of Bailey and Groves, Corporate Insolvency: Law and Practice published on LexisLibrary

    The new edition includes:

    * Updated content to incorporate the new Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, implemented in April 2017
    * New relevant provisions of legislation since the last edition including the Small Business Enterprise Act 2015, Deregulation Act 2015, and the Third Parties (Right against Insurers) Act 2010 (finally brought into force on 1 August 2016)
    * Coverage of amendments to the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 by the Deregulation Act 2015 and the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015
    * Implementation of the Recast EU Regulation on Insolvency Proceedings 2015

    In addition to recent statutory changes, important decisions on the interpretation and implementation of the statutory framework for insolvency are covered, for example:

    *Re Rococo Developments Ltd [2016] EWCA Civ 660
    *Green v Wright [2017] EWCA Civ 111
    *Akers v Samba Financial Group [2017] UKSC 6
    *Express Electrical Distributors Limited v Beavis [2016] EWCA Civ 765
    *Sands v Layne [2016] EWCA Civ 1159
    *Stichting Shell Pensioenfunds v Krys [2014] UKPC 41
    *Pricewaterhousecooper v Saad Investment Co Ltd [2014] UKPC 35

    • The 5th edition covers the significant changes brought about by the new Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, implemented in April 2017, as well as all other new relevant provisions of legislation and recent case law
    • It covers all aspects of corporate insolvency in one portable volume and is unique content to LexisNexis
    • It is a user-friendly and practical text, accessible to both legal and accountancy practitioners
    • Written by recognised experts in the field Edward Bailey, one of Her Majesty’s Circuit Judges and Hugo Groves, Barrister

    LexisLibrary Practice Areas: Bailey & Groves: Corporate Insolvency - Law & Practice

    Butterworths Company Law Handbook, 31st edition – Butterworths Company Law Handbook, 31st edition now available on LexisLibrary

    The 31st edition of Butterworths Company Law Handbook became available on LexisLibrary on 3 August 2017, and is updated fortnightly. Recent developments which have been included and reflected in this edition include substantial amendments to the Companies Act 2006 and Insolvency Act 1986, The Reporting on Payment Practices and Performance Regulations 2017 and the new EU “Prospectus Regulation”, which replaces the 2003 Prospectus Directive from July 2019 (though certain parts of the Directive are repealed earlier).

    A fully updated edition of the must-have Blue Book. With its combination of statutes, statutory instruments and the latest European legislation, this title is considered the essential reference work for corporate lawyers, accountants, company secretaries, tax advisers, regulators and students. Legislation is printed as currently in force with all amendments, repeals and revocations, providing full assurance that you are advising clients accurately.

    In addition to the full hard copy volume, the volume can be found on LexisLibrary:

    Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents – new updated COMPANIES vol. 11, acquisitions, mergers, demergers

    Volume 11 COMPANIES (2017 Reissue) deals with acquisitions, mergers, and demergers, and considers their impact upon both private and public companies. The title has been fully updated and revised to reflect recent legislative developments, in particular the impact of the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the changes to the Companies Act 2006 brought in, inter alia, by the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 and the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015, and also the changes to the UK competition law regime under the 2013 Act. It also considers the most recent changes to the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers relating to the disclosure of information.

    In addition to the full hard copy volume, the volume can be found on LexisLibrary:

    COMPANIES vol. 11 was last reissued in 2010 so the volume has had to take into account wide-ranging case law and legislative developments.

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