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Cohabitation: Law, Practice and Precedents 8th edition

The numbers of unmarried cohabiting couples continue to increase, with the result that the law and practice relating to this area continues to grow insignificance for family and private client lawyers. This new edition of Cohabitation: Law Practice and Precedents has been extensively revised to take account of all procedural developments, as well as analysis of significant case-law.

Whether preparing a cohabitation contract or pre-nuptial agreement, drafting wills for cohabiting couples, advising on rights on the breakdown of a relationship or the death of a partner, or applying for a personal protection order or a parental responsibility agreement, practitioners will find authoritative analysis of the applicable law and expert guidance on procedural issues.

Cohabitation: Law, Practice and Precedents is the only work on the subject to provide commentary, checklists, procedural guides and precedents in a single volume making it an invaluable aid to all practitioners advising unmarried couples.

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Internet Law and Regulation 5th edition

The new, fifth edition of Internet Law & Regulation is the long-awaited new edition of the leading title in its field, authored by Graham Smith of Bird & Bird. The title presents an analysis of key areas of internet law & regulation from a UK perspective. It is fully updated including recent developments relating to GDPR, the Investigatory Powers Act 2016, eIDAS, online intermediary liability, including site blocking injunctions and updated UK and EU case law across all chapters.

Internet Law and Regulation:

  • Takes a comparative approach to themes that have arisen in relation to the Internet, providing detailed coverage of English law
  • Provides guidance on areas of importance such as encryption, obscenity, freedom of speech, tax and competition law
  • Contains helpful, practical guidance for both legal and non-legal audience
  • Includes extensive intellectual property law coverage, including Copyright and Confidential Information, Patents, Trade Marks, and Domain Names
  • Contains dedicated chapters on Defamation, Data Protection, Internet Payments, Tax and Competition Law
  • Takes the reader through issues with liability including both content liability and protection, as well as enforcement and cross-border liability
  • Discusses both the Communications Regulation and the Broadcasting Regulation
  • Contains detailed analysis on online contracting and auctions; and statutory requirements and international contracts
  • Covers prohibited and regulated activities, such as computer misuse, offensive communications and online safety, pornography and sexual offences, contempt of court, gambling, pharmaceuticals, and advertising and promotional activities
  • Written by cyberlaw expert Graham Smith and a team of contributors from leading law firm Bird & Bird

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