Tag: UK Law

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Offers and Invitation to Treat
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: INTRODUCTION As a basic human activity interchange goods and services between human, have been continued trough human being. ...

Offer and Acceptance Analysis
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: A ‘Construction contract’ is a legal agreement between two or more parties, based on the universal principles of contract law. ...

Investigating Tort Reform
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: For this question I have decided to investigate Tort reform. Tort law is designed to provide full compensation...

Tort Law is a Law of Wrongs
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: Tort law is a law of wrongs. The term tort entails wrong.[1] According to John (2005), Before tort was identified as a legal category in its own right, torts were known as private wrongs...

Contract Liability
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: A tort is a legal wrong. Tort law is a branch of the civil law; the other main branches are contract and property law....

Law of Torts
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: Torts are civil wrongs for which the injured party may seek legal redressal for.” The injured party in case of torts is entitled to claim ‘unliquidated damages...

Tort Law is Law of Wrongdoing
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: Tort Law’ is the law of wrongdoing. The basis of tort law is to enable a person who has been wronged to ask for compensation....

Cases on Mens Rea 2
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Cases on Mens Rea 2. The defendant struck a blow with his belt at Horace Chapple which recoiled off him, severely injuring an innocent bystander. The defendant was convicted of maliciously wounding the victim......

Law Has Addressed the Problems Facing Victims of Rape
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Prior to the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (SOA 03). The proscribed act of rape was defined as the non-consensual sexual intercourse and the guilty state of mind was the intention to commit it or recklessness as to consent....

Actus Reus of a Crime
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: The aim of this essay is to explain how an actus reus of a crime can still be formed without an actual criminal activity taking place, and how an actus reus can be formed. It will also explain what an actus reus is and how it is formed....

Sexual Offences Act
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: The main offences arising out of this particular case are relating to the Sexual Offences Act 2003 and the Offences Against the Person Act 1861.....

Cases on Actus Reus | Actus Reus Cases
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Cases on Actus Reus. A car driver was prosecuted for failing to give precedence to a pedestrian on a zebra crossing, but was acquitted....

Offence of Murder
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: In this scenario, the offence of murder will be focused upon....

The Mens Rea for Murder
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: The law of murder is a very complex area which goes back to the XI century when the criminal and civil law was distinguished for the first time. Those convicted of murder are subject to an automatic life sentence....

An Act Committed without Mens Rea
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Mens rea, a guilty mind or intent; usually one of the essentials of a crime. Mens rea is only one of two components of a crime, the other being the actus reus....

Stages in the Legislative Process
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Legislation, a set of laws that each individual is expected to follow and adhere to in order for society to remain a peaceful and crime free place....

Rights of Third Parties in Contract
2nd Nov 2020
Introduction: Discuss Why It Was Thought Necessary To Introduce The Contract (Rights Of Third Parties) Act 1999, And To What Extent The Act Overcomes The Judicial Criticism Levelled At The Privity Doctrine Prior To Its Enforcement....

Cases on Mens Rea
2nd Nov 2020
Introduction: Mens Rea Case Summaries. The defendant, in order to frighten Mrs Booth, her rival for the affections of Mr X, put burning newspaper through the letterbox of Booth's house and caused the death of two of her children....