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Law and uncertainty

Law and uncertainty

risks and legal processes

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Published by Kluwer Law International in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liability (Law) -- Congresses,
  • Torts -- Congresses,
  • Risk -- Congresses,
  • Risk management -- Congresses,
  • Uncertainty -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by] R. Baldwin with the assistance of P. Cane.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsBaldwin, Robert, 1951-, Cane, Peter, 1950-, W.G. Hart Workshop (1995 : Institute of Advanced Legal Studies)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK579.L5 L39 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL998539M
    ISBN 109041109420
    LC Control Number96037304

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Law and uncertainty: risks and legal processes. [Robert Baldwin; Peter Cane;] -- This book examines the role of the law and legal institutions in coping with the risks and uncertainties that pervade our lives. It examines key concerns such as how issues relating to risks can be.