The New Penguin Guide to the Law : Your Rights and the Law Explained, Paperback / softback Book

The New Penguin Guide to the Law : Your Rights and the Law Explained Paperback / softback

Edited by Laura Morrison


This book is established as the best home reference guide to the law.

It covers all aspects of the subject in an easy, accessible style which cuts through the legalease of the normal law guides.

New topics covered in the fifth edition include pensions, child support changes, tax credits, squatters, unmarried fathers and parental responsibility, pre-nuptial contracts, the Adoption and Children Act 2002, commonhold, leasehold enfranchisement, limited liability partnerships and the Enterprise Act.

In particular, there have been extensive updates to the employment section of the book, covering new disciplinary and grievance procedures introduced by the Employment Act 2002, new rights for fixed term and part time workers, adoption leave, paternity leave and maternity leave rights and a new right to request flexible working and changes to discrimination law.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 864 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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  • Category: Reference works
  • ISBN: 9780141014005



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