The German Legal System and Legal Language

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Cavendish Publishing, Feb 28, 2002 - Law - 608 pages
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This new edition of The German Legal System and Legal Language has been thoroughly revised and offers a unique, annotated compendium of German public and private law and legal language in English.

The text contains a succinct, systematic survey of the norms and concepts of some of the main areas of German law. It is supported by a companion website, available exclusively to users of the book, which offers detailed notes; an extensive, specialized vocabulary; and a paragraph register to help the reader find supplementary information if required.

The German Legal System and Legal Language is a valuable source of explanation and orientation for native English-speakers seeking an authoritative and reliable guide to this complicated subject and a proper understanding of the relevant terminology. International lawyers, academic jurists, students, translators and anyone interested in German law and legal language will benefit from this unique print and online reference.

 

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Contents

THE FEDERAL STATE
5
VIIITHE BASIC RIGHTS
21
THE CIVIL CODE BGB
27
The Law of Property 8541296 BGB
71
Family Law 12971921 BGB
80
Procedural Aspects
93
BGB COMPANY LAW
97
Handelsgeschäfte
108
Chapter III
233
Chapter IV
234
Chapter VI
235
Chapter VII
236
Chapter VIII
239
Chapter IX
244
Chapter X
245
Chapter XI
282

CIVIL PROCEDURE
115
ADMINISTRATIVE LAW
157
Validity and Legality
160
CRIMINAL LAW
167
Consequences of an Offence
173
XVIICRIMINAL PROCEDURE
175
EMPLOYMENT LAW
181
BUSINESS LAW WIRTSCHAFTSRECHT
189
PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW
195
INTERNATIONAL LEGAL COOPERATION
201
c Other proceedings
214
d Level of fees
215
g Future reform
216
E The Notar
217
NOTES
221
Chapter I
225
Chapter II
228
Chapter XII
286
Chapter XIII
287
Chapter XIV
303
Chapter XV
306
Chapter XVI
308
Chapter XVII
314
Chapter XVIII
322
Chapter XIX
328
Chapter XX
330
Chapter XXI
334
Chapter XXII
335
APPENDIX
345
APPENDIX
463
APPENDIX C
469
APPENDIX
541
Index
553
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