Confiscation Law Handbook

By Adrian Eissa, Ruth Barber

This practical handbook is suitable for legal practitioners dealing with all the basic aspects of confiscation law in the UK, including civil remedies. This book is useful for those giving advice at the trial stage on the future impact of confiscation proceedings. A clear analysis of the proliferating UK case law in this field allows principles to be quickly identified and understood. A stage-by-stage explanation of the procedural requirements ensures that required forms and responses are completed well and within time limits. It provides a review of all the key confiscation provisions of the UK's Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, including civil recovery provisions. Contents includes: a brief history of confiscation law * basic principles and timetable of 3-5 * confiscation consequent upon conviction * cash seizures * asset recovery * case law * problem areas * appeals * enforcement stage * civil remedies * the future of confiscation law.


442 pages

Publication Date: 9/28/2011
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781847667076