November 1, 2017

Probate Paralysis Analysis

"Probate Paralysis Analysis" by Dawn Wiley

When you are mourning the loss of a loved one, your sentiments are the only thing that matters – and that is exactly the time certain people are expecting to take advantage of you. Especially if you don’t have adequate knowledge of how the probate process works.  But fear not!  Dawn Wiley is here to tell you the hows and the whys of every detail, from choosing the right estate planning tools that will save most of the family inheritance, picking the best legal team for your probate case, to understanding the most common pitfalls and costly mistakes made during the probate process. A Certified Probate Realtor with a business degree, Dawn Wiley has extensive experience in real estate sales. She is the one person that will tell you the whole truth, protect you and your loved ones from mishaps, and even help you avoid the probate system altogether!

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May 9, 2017

The Rule of Law


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"The Rule of Law" is a phrase much used but little examined. The idea of the rule of law as the foundation of modern states and civilizations has recently become even more talismanic than that of democracy, but what does it actually consist of? In this brilliant short book, Britain's former senior law lord, and one of the world's most acute legal minds, examines what the idea actually means. He makes clear that the rule of law is not an arid legal doctrine but is the foundation of a fair and just society, is a guarantee of responsible government, is an important contribution to economic growth and offers the best means yet devised for securing peace and co-operation. He briefly examines the historical origins of the rule, and then advances eight conditions which capture its essence as understood in western democracies today. He also discusses the strains imposed on the rule of law by the threat and experience of international terrorism. The book will be influential in many different fields and should become a key text for anyone interested in politics, society, and the state of our world.

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March 18, 2017

The Laws (Penguin Classics)


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In The Laws, Plato describes in fascinating detail a comprehensive system of legislation in a small agricultural utopia he named Magnesia. His laws not only govern crime and punishment, but also form a code of conduct for all aspects of life in his ideal state—from education, sport and religion to sexual behaviour, marriage and drinking parties. Plato sets out a plan for the day-to-day rule of Magnesia, administered by citizens and elected officials, with supreme power held by a Council. Although Plato's views that citizens should act in complete obedience to the law have been read as totalitarian, The Laws nonetheless constitutes a highly impressive programme for the reform of society and provides a crucial insight into the mind of one of Classical Greece's foremost thinkers.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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March 12, 2017

Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies (Aspen Student Treatise)


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Relied on by students, professors, and practitioners, Erwin Chemerinsky s popular treatise clearly states the law and identifies the underlying policy issues in each area of constitutional law. Thorough coverage of the topic makes it appropriate for both beginning and advanced courses.

This new, Fifth Edition features updated material throughout, including:

  • Significant attention given to developments in law since publication of previous edition
  • New material on standing, congressional power, presidential power and the war on terror; preemption, school desegregation; abortion rights and voting rights
  • Covers First Amendment issues concerning speech and religion
  • Includes recent and significant cases: Hein v. Freedom from Religion Foundation; Boumediene v. Bush; Hamdan v. Rumsfeld; Wyeth v. Levine; Philip Morris USA v. Williams


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