1. The International Library of Private Law

    Elgar presents a new series of Research Collection volumes examining the fundamentally significant field of private law. The field is divided into discrete subsections and presented in separate volumes, each drawing upon the expertise of outstanding scholars. Each volume distils from a vast body of work the contributions, both classic and contemporary, that lie at its heart. The series is an essential reference point for everyone interested in the range and impact of private law.

Books in this series

TOTAL: 2
  1. Equity and Trusts

    Equity and Trusts

    Edited by Lionel Smith, Alexandra Popovici
    This collection assembles the most important and influential papers in the field of Equity and Trusts. While taking seriously the intimate and historical relationship between English Equity and the law of trusts, the volume also addresses new and comparative perspectives on the subject, bringing together common law and civil law, doctrinal scholarship and socio-legal analysis, historical approaches to Equity and functional ones. The collection compiles a wide range of authors and outlooks ranging from Frederic Maitland to recent scholarship on fiduciary obligations and discretionary trusts, highlighting the importance of Equity as a body of law, and the nature of the Trust as a fundamental juristic institution. Accompanied by an original introduction from the editors, this collection promises to be a useful tool for academics captivated by this subject area. Learn More
    January 2020   Hardback Price: $ 525.00   Web: $ 472.50
    Availability: Not yet published
  2. Consumer Law

    Consumer Law

    Edited by Thomas Wilhelmsson, Geraint Howells
    This two-volume set contains a compilation of path-breaking and well-cited literature as well as otherwise original contributions to the international debate on consumer protection. It focuses in particular on the role and policy of consumer law as well as on the approaches and methods of research in this domain. Key papers regarding the various instruments and issues surrounding consumer law are included. The picture that emerges from this title is an area of law that is profoundly international and multidisciplinary. This collection will be a useful tool for consumer law researchers and valuable to those engaged by this popular practice area. Learn More
    September 2019   Hardback Price: $ 950.00   Web: $ 855.00
    Availability: Not yet published (pre-order)