Nutshell: Australian Legal System Fifth Edition - Book + eBook

Nutshell: Australian Legal System Fifth Edition - Book + eBook

By Michael Meek


$59.00* RRP

Date: 30/04/2016

Code: 41759052

Lawbook Co., AUSTRALIA

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The essence of the law…
Lawbook Co. Nutshells are the essential revision tool: they provide a concise outline of the principles for each of the major subject areas within undergraduate law.

Written in clear, straight-forward language, the authors explain the principles, and highlight key cases and legislative provisions for each subject.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Historical Development of the Australian Legal System

Chapter 3: The Structure of the Australian Government

Chapter 4: Creation of the States

Chapter 5: Creation of the Commonwealth

Chapter 6: The Relationship between the Legislature, Executive and Judiciary

Chapter 7: Sources of Law

Chapter 8: Divisions in the Law

Chapter 9: Court Proceedings

Chapter 10: Criminal Proceedings

Chapter 11: Civil Proceedings

Chapter 12: Statute Law

Chapter 13: Delegated Legislation

Chapter 14: Common Law

Chapter 15: Law of Equity

Chapter 16: Reporting the Law

Chapter 17: Applying the Law - Precedent

Chapter 18 - Precedent in Australia

Chapter 19: Elections and Appointments

Chapter 20: The Legislature

Chapter 21: The Federal Parliament

Chapter 22: The State Parliaments

Chapter 23: The Executive

Chapter 24: The Judiciary

Chapter 25: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Chapter 26: Cross-vesting of Jurisdiction

Chapter 27: The Legal Profession

Chapter 28: Judges



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