Tag: UK Law

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Significance of the Memorandum of Association
18th Nov 2020
Introduction: There can be no doubt that the significance of the Memorandum of Association (“Memorandum”) has gradually diminished ever since the first limited companies were recognised under English law over 150 years ago....

Action Based on Judicial Review
18th Nov 2020
Introduction: Judicial review can also be expressed as a challenge to the public body in ways judgements are reached, as (Taylor, 2008) comments that ‘Judicial review allows the individual to directly challenge at least some...

The Doctrine of Privity in Outline
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: It is proposed to introduce the doctrine of privity in outline in Part A. In Part B, the purposes behind the Contract (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 (hereafter “the Act”) will be analysed in light of judicial criticism...

Critical Study of Privity of Contracts
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: INTRODUCTION Only a person who is a party to a contract can sue on it’ or’ a stranger to a contract cannot sue’ is an axiomatic principle of ......

Reforms of Doctrine of Privity
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: It is proposed to introduce the doctrine of privity in outline in Part A. In Part B, the purposes behind the Contract ......

Rules of Contract Law Tutorials
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: The general rule for the doctrine of privity imposes that only the parties to a contract are entitled to take action in order to enforce it so ......

English Doctrine of Privity of Contract
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: The common law doctrine of privity of contract dictates that only persons who are parties to a contract are entitled to take action to enforce ......

Comparative Criminal Justice Goes Global
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: In inviting readers to share his ‘ world view' of criminal procedure, Richard Vogler has contributed another confident critical voice to the rising chorus of scholars expressing dissatisfactions......

Critically Discuss Mens Rea
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: Critically discuss to what extent, if at all, it is ever justifiable to hold responsible for criminal offences, those who possess no mens rea....

The Age of Criminal Responsibility
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) professes that anyone under the age of eighteen is a child....

Age of Criminal Responsibility
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: What does it mean to be a child in this modern era? Every person has experienced life as a child and could easily accumulate their own perspective, but that is exactly what it would be; a subjective definition that begins with infancy and ends when they reach adolescence....

Most Effective and Appropriate Solution
5th Nov 2020
Introduction: In response to the question I will address the said clients separately and advise on the most effective and appropriate solution for each client....

Constitution of Company and Relationships
5th Nov 2020
Introduction: ‘Section 31(1) of the Companies Act 2006 is a retrograde step in terms of a company’s capacity. The provision re-asserts the ultra ......

Scope of the Wednesbury Principle
5th Nov 2020
Introduction: Prima facie, it may seem irrelevant to ask the obvious question: Could it have possibly been the intention of the Parliament that any body should ......

The Classical Model of Contract Law
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: The classical model of contract law stated that for a contract to come into existence some specific elements must be present; intention to create legal relations, an offer followed by a matching acceptance,...

The Notion of Mistake
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: In the law of contract, the notion of mistake is arguably the most uncertain and difficult area. While it might appear that if one has concluded a contract by mistake,...