Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
lxxxvi, 820 pages ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The judicial role of the House of Lords before 1870 / David Lewis Jones The judicial House of Lords : abolition and restoration 1873-6 / David Steele The judicial office / James Vallance White The House of Lords and the English Court of Appeal / Gavin Drewry and Louis Blom-Cooper From appellate committee to Supreme Court : a narrative / Andrew Le Sueur The Lord Chancellor as head of the judiciary / Dawn Oliver Appointments to the House of Lords : who goes upstairs / Kate Malleson The Law Lords : who has served / Tom Bingham 1966 and all that : the story of the practice statement / Louis Blom-Cooper Style of judgments / Louis Blom-Cooper Law Lords in Parliament / David Hope The early years of the House of Lords, 1876-1914 / Patrick Polden A developing jurisdiction, 1914-45 / D.G.T. Williams Towards a system of administrative law : the Reid and Wilberforce era, 1945-82 / Louis Blom-Cooper and Gavin Drewry The end of the twentieth century : the House of Lords, 1982-2000 / Michael Beloff A hard act to follow : the Bingham Court, 2000-8 / Brice Dickson From Scotland and Ireland / Philip H. Brodie, Ronan Keane, Brice Dickson The interplay with the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council / Kenneth Keith The old commonwealth / Michael Kirby ... [et al.] Reflections from the new commonwealth / Fred Phillips A transatlantic comparison / Tom Zwart A European perspective / Laurence Burgorgue-Larsen Views from legal practice / Arthur Marriott, Mark Littman A view from the city / Michael Blair A political scientist's perspective / Gavin Drewry International law / Rosalyn Higgins European influences / Francis Jacobs and David Anderson Constitutional law / Brigid Hadfield Administrative law / Paul Craig Human rights / David Feldman Non-discrimination and equality / Brenda Hale Criminal law / J.R. Spencer Fair trial : 'one golden thread' / Anthony Hooper Torts / Robert Stevens Libel, privacy, and freedom of expression / Eric Barendt Family law / Stephen Cretney Land law / Derek Wood Commercial law / Francis Reynolds Intellectual property / Robin Jacob Tax law / John Tiley and Stephen Oliver.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.