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1.

In Search of Heimat: A Note on Franz Kafka's Concept of Law

Law & Literature, Vol. 22, No. 2, Fall 2010, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-15
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Lund University
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2.

The Sociology of Law: From Industrialisation to Globalisation

Sociopedia.isa, 2011 , U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-03
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University
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3.

'He's Fucking Marvellous!': The Fall and Rise of Barristers' Clerks

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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4.

Will There Be Fallout from Clementi? The Repercussions for the Legal Profession after Legal Services Act 2007

2012 Michigan State Law Review 537-565, Miami-Florida European Union Center Jean Monnet/Robert Schuman Paper Series, Vol. 8, No. 6 , U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 08-03, Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2012, 2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 May 2008 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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5.

The Vultures Fly East: The Creation and Globalisation of the Distressed Debt Market

ADAPTING LEGAL CULTURES, D. Nelken, ed., pp 257-278, Oxford: Hart, 2001
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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6.

Driving Dangerously: Law, Culture and Driving Habits in Iran

British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2012 , U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-14
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University and University of Wales, Aberystwyth
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7.

What's Wrong with Legal Aid? Lessons from Outside the UK

Civil Justice Quarterly, Vol. 25, pp. 80-98, 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School and University of Westminster - School of Law
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Law Through Sociology's Looking Glass: Conflict and Competition in Sociological Studies of Law

THE NEW ISA HANDBOOK IN CONTEMPORARY INTERNATIONAL SOCIOLOGY: CONFLICT, COMPETITION, AND COOPERATION, Ann Denis, Devorah Kalekin-Fishman, eds., Sage, 2009 , U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University

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9.

Socio-Legal Ethnography

THEORY AND METHOD IN SOCIO-LEGAL RESEARCH, R. Banakar & M. Travers, eds., Hart Publishing, 2005
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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10.

Professionalism Under the Legal Services Act 2007

International Journal of the Legal Profession, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 195-232, 2010, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-15
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The City Law School of City University London
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11.

Structuring Transactions: The Case of Real Estate Finance (Revised version: March 2008)

CONTRACTUAL CERTAINTY IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE, V. Gessner, ed., 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School and Olswang

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12.

Globalization of Professional Ethics? The Significance of Lawyers' International Codes of Conduct

Legal Ethics, Vol. 2, pp. 29-57, 1999
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
The City Law School of City University London and Griffith University Law School
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Perceptions of Lawyers - A Transnational Study of Student Views on the Image of Law and Lawyers

International Journal of the Legal Profession, Vol. 12, p. 407, 2005, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-07
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Feb 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Law School, University of Westminster - School of Law, Bangor University School of Social Sciences, University of Westminster - School of Law, University of Strathclyde - School of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, University of Wollongong and University of Buenos Aires (UBA)
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14.

Understanding Commercial Music Contracts: The Place of Contractual Theory

Journal of Contract Law, Vol. 23, 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster - School of Law and University of Westminster - School of Law
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15.

Megalawyering in the Global Order: The Cultural, Social and Economic Transformation of Global Legal Practice

International Journal of the Legal Profession, Vol. 3, Nos. 1-2, pp. 169-214, 1996
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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16.

School Uniforms, Religious Symbols and The Human Rights Act 1998: The 'Purity Ring' Case

Education Law Journal, 2008 , U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 08-05
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster
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17.

Between Law and Justice: A Connection of No-Connection in Luhmann and Derrida

LAW, MORALITY, AND LEGAL POSITIVISM, K. E. Himma, ed., ARSP Beihefte, Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2004
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster, Westminster Law & Theory Centre
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18.

Who Needs the Classics? - On the Relevance of Classical Legal Sociology for the Study of Current Social and Legal Problems

RETSSOCIOLOGI, Ole Hammerslev, Mikael Rask Madsen, eds., Copenhagen: Hans Reitzels Forlag, 2012, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 13-04
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University

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19.

Cyber Operations as a Use of Force

Nicholas Tsagourias and Russell Buchan (eds.), Research Handbook on International Law and Cyberspace, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015, 233-254, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 16-05
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster School of Law
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20.

Legal Education in the Global Context: Challenges from Globalization, Technology and Changes in Government Regulation

U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-16
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Griffith University Law School

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21.

The Principle of Legal Certainty as a Principle of Economic Efficiency

European Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 13-13
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Leicester De Montfort University, University of Westminster and University of Westminster, School of Law
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22.

Law and Regulation in Late Modernity

Forthcoming in R Banakar and M Travers (eds) Law and Social Theory (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2013), U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 13-02
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Lund University
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Studying the Rights Discourse: A Tentative Socio-Legal Framework

THE NORDIC SOCIOLOGY OF LAW, Lemann Kristiansen, Bettina, ed., Copenhagen, DJØF Forlag, 2010, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-37,
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University
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24.

Lawyers as Sanctifiers: The Role of Elite Law Firms in International Business Transactions

Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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25.

‘Safe Third Country’ in the European Union: An Evolving Concept in International Law and Implications for the UK

Journal of Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law 26(4) 2012, 318-­336, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 13-05,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster - School of Law
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26.

Evidentiary Issues in International Disputes Related to State Responsibility for Cyber Operations

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 50, p. 233, 2015, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 16-02
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 May 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster School of Law
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Lawyers, Law Firms and the Stabilization of Transnational Business

Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business, Vol. 28, pp. 489-525, 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School and University of Bremen

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28.

The Politics of Legal Cultures

Retfærd: The Nordic Journal of Law and Justice, 2008, U of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-01,
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University

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Law, Space, Bodies: The Emergence of Spatial Justice

DELEUZE AND LAW, L. de Sutter, ed., Edinburgh University Press, 2011, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-12
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster, Westminster Law & Theory Centre
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30.

Power, Culture and Method in Comparative Law

International Journal of Law in Context, 2009, A REVIEW ESSAY OF COMPARATIVE LAW: A HANDBOOK, Esin Orucu & David Nelken, eds., Hart Publishing, 2007 , U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-10
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University

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31.

Mapping the Lawscape: Spatial Law and the Body

Z. Bankowski, M. Del Mar and P. Maharg (eds), Beyond Text in Legal Education, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 12-06
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster, Westminster Law & Theory Centre
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32.

The Development of Copyright and Moral Rights in the European Legal Systems

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 33, No. 11, pp. 677-689, 2011, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-18
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster - School of Law
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33.

Critical Autopoiesis: The Environment of the Law

LAW'S ENVIRONMENT: CRITICAL LEGAL PERSPECTIVES, Bald de Vries, Lyana Francot, eds., Eleven International Publishing, The Hague, Netherlands, 2011, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-17
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster, Westminster Law & Theory Centre
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34.

Building Institutions to Address Miscarriages of Justice in England and Wales: ‘Mission Accomplished’?

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 80, 2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Northumbria University and University of Westminster - School of Law
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Emerging Legal Challenges for Countertrade Techniques in International Trade

International Trade Law and Regulation, p. 111, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and The City Law School of City University London
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The Advertising Appeal of Sports and the Legal Limits of the Incorporation of Sports in Advertising

Entertainment and Sports Law Journal (Special Issue: Law, Sport and Education), Vol. 8, No. 1, Summer 2010 , U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-28
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster
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37.

The Concept of Universal Jurisdiction: A Reality in the Making

University of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 09-15
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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38.

International Commercial Harmonisation and National Resistance: The Development and Reform of Transnational Commercial Law and its Application within National Legal Culture

U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 09-06
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
Glasgow University School of Law
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39.

Resurgent Professionalism? Partnership and Professionalism in Global Law Firms

REDIRECTIONS IN THE STUDY OF EXPERT LABOUR, S. Ackroyd, G.D. Muzio, J.F. Chanlet, eds., Palgrave, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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40.

Whose Experience is the Measure of Justice?

U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-31
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Lund University

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The Cultures of Globalization: Professional Restructuring for the International Market

PROFESSIONAL COMPETITION AND PROFESSIONAL POWER: LAWYERS, ACCOUNTANTS AND THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF MARKETS, pp. 139-169, Y. Dezalay & D. Sugarman, eds., Routledge 1995
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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Case for the Expansion in the Application of the Right to Self-Determination

U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Visiting Lecturer in Law
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'Unsafe' Convictions: Defining and Compensating Miscarriages of Justice

Modern Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 3, p. 441, 2003
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster - School of Law
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Postmodern Professions: The Fragmentation of Legal Education

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 473-492, September 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
The City Law School of City University London, Griffith University Law School and University of Warwick
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Having One’s Cake and Eating it: The Paradox of Contextualisation in Socio-Legal Research

International Journal of Law in Context, 2011, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-10
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Lund University

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Spatial Justice: Law and the Geography of Withdrawal

International Journal of Law in Context, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 1-16, 2010, University of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Westminster, Westminster Law & Theory Centre
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Laytime and Demurrage Clauses in Contracts of Sale - A Survey of the New York Society of Maritime Arbitrators' Awards (1978-2008) and English Case Law

THE EVOLVING LAW AND PRACTICE OF VOYAGE CHARTERPARTIES, D.R. Thomas, ed., Chapter 9, Informa, 2009, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The City Law School of City University London
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48.

Capital Markets, Globalisation and Global Elites

TRANSNATIONAL LEGAL PROCESSES - GLOBALISATION AN DPOWER DISPARITIES, Michael B. Likosky, ed., pp. 114-134, Cambridge University Press, 2002
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School
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An Analysis of Acceptance and Deferred Payment Credits in Civil and Common Law

Journal of International Maritime Law, Vol. 13, p. 330, 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and The City Law School of City University London
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50.

The Global Contest for Legal Education

The Calling of Law, Ashgate, Forthcoming 2014, U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper No. 14-01, HLS Program on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2014-21
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Griffith University Law School

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