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  • Commonwealth Distance Training Course in Legislative Drafting 

    Patchett, K. (Keith) (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2003)
    The curriculum for the Commonwealth of Learning/Commonwealth Secretariat's Legal and Constitutional Affairs Division (ComSec) legislative drafting programme was put together by an international project advisory group of ...

  • A Copyright Bibliography 

    Not available (Otago Polytechnic, 2009)
    1. Copyright NZ Legislation 2. Copyright General 3. Copyright/Intellectual Property/MAORI IP 4. Copyright and Creating. 5. Machinima 6. Illegal Art or Illegal Imagination? 7. Creative Commons Licenses.

  • Copyright Guide for Educators in SA 

    Donnelly, S. (Shihaam) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    This resource contains materials for educators on copyright laws in South Africa, particularly educators in higher education. It is intended to assist educators in their awareness of copyright laws. Included on the website ...

  • Consumer Law 

    Cartwright, P. R. (Peter R.) (University of Nottingham, 2010)
    We are all consumers of goods and services, and we all, at some time or other, appreciate the protection that the law offers. The law has been used to protect consumers for a long time. Magna Carta makes reference to a ...

  • Popular Policing Video Lecture Part I 

    Shearing, C. (Clifford); Kinnes, I. (Irvin) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    This seminar is part of a digital course Trends in the Governance of Security , introduced by Clifford Shearing, which focuses on civic or popular policing. This type of policing is located within communities rather than ...

  • Access to Knowledge in Africa: The Role of Copyright 

    Armstrong, C.; de Beer, J.; Kawooya, D.; Prabhala, A.; Schonwetter, T. (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    The emergence of the Internet and the digital world has changed the way people access, produce and share information and knowledge. Yet people in Africa face challenges in accessing scholarly publications, journals and ...

  • Popular Policing Video Lecture Part II 

    Shearing, C. (Clifford); Cartwright, J. (John) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    This seminar is part of a digital course Trends in the Governance of Security , introduced by Clifford Shearing, which focuses on civic or popular policing. John Cartwright, focuses on a particular case of civic policing ...

  • Europe and the Law 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    This unit will give you a basic understanding of EU law and the interaction between EU and domestic law. It will provide a brief explanation of the European Convention on Human Rights and other European legislation, as ...

  • Human Rights and Law 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Human rights now seem to take precedent over many areas of our lives, but where do these rights come from and how did they develop? This unit looks at the impact of the European Convention on Human Rights and its influence ...

  • Copyright 

    Bebbington, L. (Laurence); Cross, F. (Fay) (University of Nottingham, 2011)
    In using copyright works (e.g. journals or newspaper articles, books, photographs, music) for study or research you are expected to observe certain legal and ethical constraints. In particular, you are bound to abide by ...

  • Judges and the law 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    How do judges make law? This unit will examine how the common law system works, the differences between ‘civil code’ and ‘common law’ systems, and the advantages and disadvantages of the common law system. The role of the ...

  • Making and using rules 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Rules affect us all, and the way they are made and interpreted could effect how we live. This unit explores how we could interpret and apply rules, and provides you with a basic understanding of rules and rule making within ...

  • Privacy rights and the law 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Privacy has long been recognised as an important human right – but how does society balance this right with the protection of others, such as the right to freedom of expression? This unit will examine how privacy is protected ...

  • Parliament and the law 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    How are rules made and who can influence this procedure? This unit will introduce you to the rule-making processes in of the UK Houses of Parliament in Westminster. You will examine how laws are enacted and how it is ...

  • Using Law to Protect the Earth: From Environmental Law to the Rights of Nature 

    Cullinan, C. (Cormac); Daniels, G. (Gregory) (University of Cape Town, 2013)
    Since the adoption of the environmental right in section 24 of the Constitution and a range of subsequent environmental laws, many South Africans have faith that, if all else fails, the courts will protect the environment. ...

  • Training Materials on Legislative Drafting 

    Patchett, K. (Keith) (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013)
    These materials are principally for those who are interested in learning about legislative drafting and the role of legal practitioners who specialise in this important work: legislative counsel. The materials focus on the ...

  • Public International Law 

    Sofi, A. B. (Ahmer Bilal) (Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP), 2013-04)
    This course is planned to help you in the understanding of the international law. International law is mainly concerned with the regulations of relations between the nations. The focus will be on different issues of the ...

  • Todd Clear speaks on Community justice 

    Clear, T. (Todd) (University of Cape Town, 2013-04)
    Professor Clear speaks on his book 'Community Justice' by Todd Clear and John R Hamilton Jr, which discusses concepts of community, within the context of justice policy and programmes, and examines the relationship between ...

  • Ethical Issues for Magistrates: Manual for Trainers 

    Franco, J. (Jane); Miller, K. (Karen) (University of Cape Town, 2013-04)
    The manual is divided into six training modules, each of which includes a discussion of the subject at hand and a number of exercises which can be used in training. Introduction for trainers: Ethics and its importance ...

  • Electronic Transactions Law 

    Ncube, C. (Caroline) (University of Cape Town, 2013-04)
    This lecture series discusses e-commerce policy as well national and international sources of e-commerce law. It then outlines the basic principles that enable electronic contracts before proceeding to consider the law of ...