UNDERSTANDING LAWS: A Legal Quotient Primer, by Garima Tiwari is an innovative concept which aims to provide essential and practical knowledge of some of the most important laws one encounters in his personal and professional interactions. The complex legal provisions and procedures can be daunting for many and therefore, having a basic understanding of the legal system and laws is a must.
This is a primer to the important subjects taught in a law school with details on their implementation, relevant examples, and sample formats to assist self-reliance. Fifteen core legal topics have been dealt with: Legal Systems, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Civil Procedure, Contract Law and Partnership, Company Law, Negotiable Instruments, Property Law, Intellectual Property Law, Consumer Protection Law, Law of Torts, Family Law, Right to Information, Cyber Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution. Each of the chapters in the book discuss the fundamental ideas and provisions of law, and points out to the relevant case laws. In addition, the book provides various important links to relevant tables, charts, websites, free courses of the subjects, videos and additional study materials.
This book would be a good first point of reference for law students, recent graduates of law as well as any person interested in gaining legal knowledge.
- Author: Garima Tiwari
- Paperback: 324 pages
- Publisher: Lexis Nexis India; First edition (1 February 2014)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 935143110X
- ISBN-13: 978-9351431107
- Binding: Paper Back
- Price: Rs. 250.00