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6 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com LAW TITLES PUBLISHED OCT – DEC 2022 Research Handbook on Fundamental Concepts of Environmental Law Edited by Douglas Fisher, Queensland University of Technology, Australia This expanded and updated Research Handbook delivers an authoritative and indepth guide to the conceptual foundations of environmental law. It offers a nuanced reflection on the underlying principles by exploring issues such as human rights, constitutional rights, sustainable development, and environmental impact assessment within the context of environmental law. Nov 2022 c 520 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 831 0 c £205.00 / c $295.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Environmental Law series Diversity in International Arbitration Why it Matters and How to Sustain It Edited by Shahla F. Ali, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Filip Balcerzak, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland, Giorgio Fabio Colombo, Nagoya University, Japan and Joshua Karton, Queen’s University, Canada ‘Two generations ago, the international arbitration community comprised an arcane brotherhood – a mafia of the pale, male and stale. “[O]ur own cultures are largely invisible to us; they are simply our “common sense” understandings of the world.” The fascinating chapters in this book lift the veil on unconscious biases, demonstrating how inclusion is crucial to maintaining the legitimacy of arbitration today. I love it!’ – Louise Barrington, Arbitrator, co-founder of ArbitralWomen and of Hong Kong’s Vis East Moot Nov 2022 c 328 pp Hardback 978 1 80392 003 0 c £110.00 / c $160.00 eBook • Elgaronline The Consumer Welfare Hypothesis in Law and Economics Towards a Synthesis for the 21st Century Fabrizio Esposito, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal ‘I have not often seen such an original, at the same time practically important and very concise and stringent work. I could not imagine one part in this book that should be deleted or that is less important. At the same time, I could not imagine a part that I would still want to see. It is an outstanding addition to the literature on law and economics.’ – Stefan Grundmann, Humboldt Universität, Germany and European University Institute, Italy Nov 2022 c 230 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 964 0 c £85.00 / c $120.00 eBook • Elgaronline New Horizons in Law and Economics series Seville’s EU Intellectual Property Law and Policy Justine Pila, University of Oxford, UK ‘The late Catherine Seville was a wonderfully meticulous yet wide-ranging and innovative scholar of intellectual property law. This book on European Union IP law, treating the subject as a whole in its own right, is characteristic of her contribution, and now, sensitively edited and extended by Justine Pila, continues superbly to combine overview with critical comment and analysis as both EU and IP law undergo some fundamental changes.’ – Hector L. MacQueen, Emeritus Professor, University of Edinburgh, UK Key Features: • Significantly updated and expanded since the second edition • Precise and eloquent examination of all IP rights in the EU • Coverage of the interaction between EU, National and International laws • A key reference work for practitioners and academics Nov 2022 c 720 pp Hardback 978 1 78897 639 8 £225.00 / $315.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Intellectual Property Law and Practice series Mis-selling Financial Services Jonathan Kirk KC, Gough Square Chambers, Thomas Samuels, Henderson Chambers, Lee Finch, Gough Square Chambers, London, UK This second edition of Mis-Selling Financial Services is a practical guide to litigating claims arising from the mis-sale of financial products and services. It covers the history of ‘mis-selling’ litigation and provides an updated overview of the regulatory landscape and how such claims are formulated, as well as a thorough review of the key issues. The revised chapters give an in-depth analysis of the financial products which most commonly form the subject of such claims, from credit to collective investment schemes. Key Features: • Updated with new chapters on Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) and unfair terms • Explanation of the key issues and considerations concerning mis-selling litigation • Clear and concise analysis on the law relating to the mis-selling of regulated financial services products • Overview of the UK and European regulatory framework governing the sale of financial products, with particular focus on five key product types: credit, mortgages, investments, insurance and collective investment schemes Nov 2022 c 390 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 369 7 c £165.00 / c $235.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Financial Law and Practice series