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Family Law By Margaret Onokah
Family Law is for students in degree courses and those taking professional examinations. It is also of value to practitioners of Nigerian Family Law.
₦2,000
Problems of Jurisprudence By Posner

In this book, one of our country’s most distinguished scholar-judges shares with us his vision of the law. For the past two thousand years, the philosophy of law has been dominated by two rival doctrines. One contends that law is more than politics and yields, in the hands of skillful judges, correct answers to even the most difficult legal questions; the other contends that law is politics through and through and that judges wield essentially arbitrary powers. Rejecting these doctrines as too metaphysical in the first instance and too nihilistic in the second, Richard Posner argues for a pragmatic jurisprudence, one that eschews formalism in favor of the factual and the empirical. Laws, he argues, are not abstract, sacred entities, but socially determined goads for shaping behavior to conform with society’s values.

Examining how judges go about making difficult decisions, Posner argues that they cannot rely on either logic or science, but must fall back on a grab bag of informal methods of reasoning that owe less than one might think to legal training and experience. Indeed, he reminds us, the greatest figures in American law have transcended the traditional conceptions of the lawyer’s craft. Robert Jackson did not attend law school and Benjamin Cardozo left before getting a degree. Holmes was neither the most successful of lawyers nor the most lawyerly of judges. Citing these examples, Posner makes a plea for a law that frees itself from excessive insularity and takes all knowledge, practical and theoretical, as grist for its mill.

The pragmatism that Posner espouses implies looking at problems concretely, experimentally, without illusions, with an emphasis on keeping diverse paths of inquiry open, and, above all, with the insistence that social thought and action be evaluated as instruments to desired human goals rather than as ends in themselves. In making his arguments, he discusses notable figures in jurisprudence from Antigonc to Ronald Dworkin as well as recent movements ranging from law and economics to civic republicanism, and feminism to libertarianism. All are subjected to Posner’s stringent analysis in a fresh and candid examination of some of the deepest problems presented by the enterprise of law.

₦10,400
Oxford Dictionary of Law 7e By Martin
This acclaimed dictionary is the most comprehensive of its kind, with over 4,200 concise, informative entries on all aspects of English law, with 200 entries new to this volume. The Dictionary defines all the major terms, concepts, processes, and organization of the legal system--with new coverage of important recent legislation and expanded coverage of criminology and law enforcement.

International in scope, the book includes terms taken from European law, international law, human rights law, and environmental law. This edition offers highlighted feature entries that discuss key topics in detail, such as adoption law or the Terrorism Act. There is a useful Writing and Citation Guide that specifically addresses problems and established conventions for writing legal essays and reports and the book features entry-level web links which are accessed and kept up to date via the Dictionary of Law companion website. While focusing primarily on English law, this classic dictionary is an invaluable legal reference for any legal system based on that nation's law.

The Seventh Edition has been reissued with a new cover and essential updates to reflect recent changes in legislation.
₦3,950
Directors Handbook On Corporate Governance
As boards are entrusted with planning and strategizing for the short and long term benefit of the company, the Directors Handbook on Corporate Governance equips corporate boards with vital information and a toolkit which acts as the compass that will help them navigate often perilous waters.

The Directors Handbook on Corporate Governance presents to the reader a comprehensive manual on the personality of a director, board chairman, dynamics of board committees, necessity of board evaluations, board demands of a company secretary, decided court cases on the execution of fiduciary duties, comparative analysis of the corporate governance codes, and trends of corporate governance from which boards can utilize their powers through policies, to implement in their companies.
₦6,000
Introduction to Company Law and Practice By Chris Wigwe
This book covers introduction to company law and practice with Companies and Allied Matters Act 2004. It is detailed and good quality. Recommended for law students and legal practitioners.
₦5,000
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) By Abdulsalam O. Ajetunmobi
The book is divided into two parts, with the first part exploring the principal areas of national and international legislative action and regulatory framework governing: a. broadcasting, telecommunications, and internet technology (or World Wide Web); b. spectrum management; c. convergence of computing and communications; and d. use of technology in dispute resolution. The second part considers: a. private law implications of ICT (including intellectual property rights of online assets, software licensing and Internet commerce); and b. public law issues related to ICT (network defence and countermeasures, data protection, free speech, data privacy, liability of network service providers, and internet governance and regulation.
₦2,500
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