Description : This well-respected textbook, offering a traditional approach to equity and trusts, has been a trusted resource for academics and students for nearly 50 years. It gives an exceptionally in-depth and thorough account of equity and trusts law, providing everything the student needs to understand the issues.
Description : In the Republic of Ireland, there have been many developments in the law affecting trusts, such as the decision of the Supreme Court in Lynch v Burke on resulting trusts and in England the decision of the House of Lords in Stack v Dowden on â??common intention,â?? constructive trusts. These and similar developments are comprehensively considered and explained in this second edition. The book is fully updated to include all relevant case law and legislation.
Description : This edition deals with the the Charities Act 1992 and 1993 and includes over 100 new cases. Additional topics covered include pension funds, restitution and acquisition by killing.
Description : In addition to comprehensive treatment of traditional topics such as equitable maxims and the law relating to trusts and trustees, the third edition of this book provides a clear and up-to-date analysis of increasingly dynamic concepts such as constructive trusts and proprietary estoppel. Areas of growing practical importance, in particular equitable remedies, are examined in depth and useful comparisons are made with the position in other common law jurisdictions.
Description : Equity and the Law of Trusts is a long-established work providing students of equity with a concise and comprehensive account of the subject. The tenth edition has been fully revised and updated to include new material on accessory liability, the duty to disclose information to beneficiaries, injunctions to restrain breach of confidence or privacy, undue influence, and resulting and constructive trusts and proprietary estoppel, includingmany cases involving the matrimonial or quasi-matrimonial home.
Description : Understanding Equity and Trusts is a sister text to Alastair Hudson's leading textbook Equity and Trusts, that gives those unfamiliar with the subject a clear, accessible, readable and comprehensive overview of the main themes in this dynamic area of the law. Whether used at the beginning of studying this field, as an aid to study or in the period before examinations, this book provides the reader with an invaluable grounding in all of the key principles of equity and the law of trusts. This book covers all of the topics that a student reader will encounter in any trusts law or general equity course. The text deals with express trusts, resulting and constructive trusts, the duties of trustees, breach of trust and tracing, commercial uses of trusts, charities, pensions, trusts of homes and equitable remedies. The third edition has been revised and updated to include new material on investing trusts and trustee's duties and the material on charities has been substantially rewritten in the light of the Charities Act 2006. The law of trusts is built on simple basic principles. The approach of this book is to begin with a clear presentation of those principles before guiding the reader through the more complex issues which are the feature of examinations in this subject. The lively text includes a large number of straightforward examples to make the discussion of the general law more accessible.
Description : Gower and Davies is the clearest and most reliable text available to cover the increasingly complex subject of company law. Students, as well as those involved in company law on a day-to-day basis, can turn to Gower and Davies secure in the knowledge that it will be an interesting, thought provoking and above all understandable exposition of both law and practice.
Description : The Directions series has been written with students in mind. The ideal guide as they approach the subject for the first time, this book will help them: DT Gain a complete understanding of the topic: just the right amount of detail conveyed clearly DT Understand the law in context: with scene-setting introductions and highlighted case extracts, the practical importance of the law becomes clear DT Identify when and how to critically evaluate the law: they'll be introduced to the key areas of debate and given the confidence to question the law DT Deepen and test knowledge: visually engaging learning and self-testing features aid understanding and help students tackle assessments with confidence Elevate their learning: with the ground-work in place you can aspire to take learning to the next level, with direction provided on how to go further Online Resources Centre An extensive Online Resource Centre provides a wide range of extra resources to further support studies, including: Student resources: DT Three video lectures presented by Gary Watt introduce key areas of debate within the subject DT General guidance on answering essay questions and problem scenarios DT Sample essay questions and problem scenarios, along with answer guidance DT Updates to the law post-publication DT Web links to further primary sources and commentary to aid your understanding DT Flashcard glossary to help test your knowlegde of key terms Lecturer resources: DT Test bank, comprising 200 multiple choice questions with answers and feedback
Description : This essential Q&A study and revision guide contains a variety of model answers and plans to give you the confidence to tackle any essay or problem question, and give you the skills you need to excel in law exams and coursework assignments.