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    DescriptionFoundations for the LPC offers an excellent base for students who need to understand the key principles of the core and pervasive topics on the Legal Practice Course. As well as offering complete coverage of foundation topics, it illustrates the importance of the professional conduct that underlies work in legal practice by including extracts from the Law Society's new draft Code of Conduct. The text includes worked examples and scenarios throughout to illustrate key points and aid understanding, and checkpoints and summaries to test comprehension of the core material. This guide is essential reading for all students and a useful reference source for practitioners. Online Resource Centre A test bank of multiple choice questions closely tied to the material included in the book offers lecturers an excellent tool for testing their students' knowledge of the topics covered.


 

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    Title
    Foundations for the LPC 2007-2008
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) George Miles, By (author) Imogen Clout, By (author) Clare Firth, By (author) Pauline Laidlaw, By (author) Rachel Cutts, By (author) Zoe Ollerenshaw, By (author) Paulene Denyer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 538
    Width: 206 mm
    Height: 292 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 1,327 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780199212156
    ISBN 10: 0199212155
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27780
    BIC E4L: LAW
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S5.0
    Ingram Subject Code: LE
    Libri: I-LE
    DC22: 349.42
    BIC subject category V2: LAS
    BISAC V2.8: LAW059000
    DC22: 340.0941
    BISAC V2.8: LAW060000
    Thema V1.0: JNM, LAZ, LAT
    Edition
    Revised
    Edition statement
    Revised edition
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    13 December 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Oxford
    Table of contents
    1: PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT; 1. Professional Conduct; 2. Financial Services; 2: EC LAW; 3. EC Law; 3: REVENUE LAW; 4. An introduction to revenue law; 5. Income tax; 6. Capital gains tax; 7. Inheritance tax; 8. Corporation tax; 9. Value added tax; 10. Introduction to the taxation of sole proprietors and partnerships; 11. Introduction to the taxation of trusts and settlements; 4: PROBATE AND THE ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATES; 12. Introduction to probate and administration of estates; 13. Entitlement to the estate; 14. Application for a grant of representation; 15. Post-grant practice; 5: HUMAN RIGHTS; 16. Human Rights; Appendix 1: Answers to self-test questions; Appendix 2: Investments; Appendix 3: Solicitors' Financial Services (Scope) Rules 2001; Appendix 4: Solicitors' Financial Services (Conduct of Business) Rules 2001