Over 130,000 copies of the earlier editions of this book have been sold. It has established itself as a key book for understanding how the law interacts with our daily life. This new, 4th edition, with an enhanced and clearer layout, reflects the many changes that have happened in recent years.
As with previous editions, the book covers all areas where the law may touch individuals in their daily life (excluding only full details of the criminal law).
Areas covered include:
Introduction to the legal system
Marriage and divorce
Death and inheritance
Buying and renting flats and houses
Relations with neighbours
The countryside, sport and recreation
Goods and services
The book provides
realistic examples to illustrate an individual’s position in law in numerous problem situations
advice on how to avoid getting into difficulties, and, if you do, guidance on what to do next.
directories of organizations to turn to for help
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The 'Daily Telegraph Everyday Law' is a clear, practical and approachable guide to the range of circumstances in which the Law may touch the everyday life of the ordinary person. This second edition has been extensively revised to bring it up to date with important new legislation. It includes chapters on the legal aspects of marriage, divorce and bringing up children; death and inheritance; tenancies; relations with neighbours; the countryside and sport; motoring; goods and services; accidents; and the legal system. In addition, there is a new chapter on house purchase.
• Realistic examples illustrate the individual's position in law in numerous problem situations
• Emphasis on how to avoid getting into difficulties
Aviva Golden is a barrister who works as a legal journalist and law reporter. This work brings her in immediate touch with today's critical legal issues.About the Author:
Avia Golden is a prominent London barrister and expert in everyday law.
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Book Description Harper UK, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 4. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007146213
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