The Which? Guide to Employment
By Ian Hunter
This rights guide for employees and employers explains the delights of "frolics of one's own", protecting copyright and how to bring a case to industrial tribunal. The author, Ian Hunter, is a partner specialising in employment law at City law firm Bird & Bird, but has made a second career out of journalism, with past credits including the Independent and Sunday Business.
…not quite book of the the week
They say a good lawyer's a dead lawyer – the Dictionary of Legal Biography 1845-1945 takes the point literally. Most – if not all – of the luminaries gracing its pages have long-since passed away – hardly surprising when you consider that to qualify for entry they must have held an official post before 1945.