Newsletter Winter 2017-2018

These are the books on Scots law which were published in December 2017.

Lord Hope of Craighead has completed the first in his series of diaries Senior Counsel 1978-1986. Lord Hope’s Diaries is the title of a series of books which will cover the whole of his career at the Scottish Bar and as a Judge in Edinburgh and then in London.

To celebrate the retirement of Professor George Gretton as Lord President Reid Professor of Law and to acknowledge his contribution to legal scholarship in Scotland and beyond over the last 40 years his friends and colleagues have come together to produce Nothing So Practical as a Good Theory: Festschrift for George L.Gretton.

Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 (Greens Annotated Acts) This annotated version of the Act gathers expert views from Sheriff Kearney and a team editors to provide an explanatory guide to the individual provisions of the Act.

Bankruptcy Publishing under the auspices of the Scottish Universities Law Institute and written by Donna McKenzie Skene this new text takes the place of the classic work of McBryde on Bankruptcy.

A new edition of Mental Health (Care & Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 (Greens Annotated Acts) (2ed) with annotations by RA Franks.

Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Scotland (2ed) is an adaptation of the highly regarded Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts – a Modern Approach by James Kessler QC, first published for English law in 1992. This edition is designed specifically for drafting Scottish trusts and is co-written by William Grant WS.

Not to forget the now hardy perennials from Bloomsbury Inheritance Tax in Scotland, Trusts and Estates in Scotland, Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Capital Gains Tax, VAT.

From the other side of the border there are a number of interesting books which are listed below under Forthcoming and Just Published UK and EU Law. Of particular interest to our Scottish readers is Wilkinson's Road Traffic Offences (28ed) which is up-to-date to 1 August 2017.

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Accountancy
Accounting Principles for Tax Purposes (6ed) Accounting Principles for Tax Purposes (6ed) Lole, J 9781526503978 Pb £110.00 30/01/2018 Bloomsbury Professional
Banking and Finance
Cross-Border Transfer and Collateralisation of Receivables: A Comparative Analysis of Multiple Legal Systems Cross-Border Transfer and Collateralisation of Receivables: A Comparative Analysis of Multiple Legal Systems Jon, W 9781509914340 Hb £80.00 30/01/2018 Hart Publishing
Law Relating to International Banking (2ed) Law Relating to International Banking (2ed) Haynes, A 9781780432199 Pb £95.00 30/05/2018 Bloomsbury Professional
Regulating (From) the Inside: The Legal Framework for Internal Control in Banks and Financial Institutions Regulating (From) the Inside: The Legal Framework for Internal Control in Banks and Financial Institutions Chiu, I H-Y 9781509920099 Pb £32.99 30/01/2018 Hart Publishing
Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy Bankruptcy Skene, DM 9780414059450 Hb £150.00 30/12/2017 W Green & Son
Insolvency and Restructuring Manual (3ed) Insolvency and Restructuring Manual (3ed) Beale, S 9781526502247 Pb £95.00 30/01/2018 Bloomsbury Professional
Kerr & Hunter on Receivers & Administrators (20ed) Kerr & Hunter on Receivers & Administrators (20ed) Hunter, M 9780414046436 Hb £285.00 30/12/2017 Sweet & Maxwell
Charities
Charity Administration Handbook (6ed) Charity Administration Handbook (6ed) Bawtree, D 9781526502087 Pb £90.00 30/01/2018 Bloomsbury Professional
Commercial
Goode on Legal Problems of Credit and Security (6ed) Goode on Legal Problems of Credit and Security (6ed) Gullifer, L 9780414066007 Pb £45.00 30/01/2018 Sweet & Maxwell
Company Law
Beswick and Wine: Buying & Selling Private Companies & Businesses (10ed Beswick and Wine: Buying & Selling Private Companies & Businesses (10ed) Singleton, S 9781784517007 Pb + cd £154.00 28/01/2018 Bloomsbury Professional

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