Tag: UK Law

Articles

The Rationale for Half and Fully Secret Trusts
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The trust is ‘secret’ because, whereas the will is public, the terms of the trust are contained in another document which can remain private....

Lovett v Fairclough (1991)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The defendant owned an estate adjoining a river owned by the claimant. His predecessor in title had fished from the river for a long period......

Entick v Carrington [1765]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: On 11th November 1762 the defendant and three other named individuals entered a property belonging to the claimant...

Melluish v BMI (No. 3)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: BMI acquired and then hired out plant and machinery, such as central heating equipment and crematoria equipment, to local authorities. In each case......

Alfred F Beckett Ltd v Lyons
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The case involved a claim made by the plaintiff that as an inhabitant of the County Palatine of Durham......

Borman v Griffith [1930]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Borman leased a garden which included a paddock, orchard and adjoining gardens, on a long term basis....

Leigh v Taylor [1902]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Madame De Falbe was a life tenant of a stately home, in which she had hung valuable tapestries belonging to her. The canvasses were nailed......

Bannister v Bannister [1948]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Constructive trust of land; oral agreement to allow vendor to occupy a house rent free....

Pettitt v Pettitt
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: A woman purchased a matrimonial home for herself and her husband to live in out of her own sums and conveyed......

Lloyd v Dugdale [2001]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The defendant had arranged for his company to do building work on the claimant's land on the understanding that the claimant would grant......

Duke of Norfolk v Arbuthnot
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The parish church, St. Nicholas Arundel, was a cruciform church with a central tower. Part of it, located to the east......

Stockdale v Hansard
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Privilege of a single House of Parliament and court's authority to review privilege...

Oxley v Hiscock
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Ms Oxley and Mr Hiscock were in a relationship, but not married. They decided to purchase a house together......

Sandhu v Farooqi [2003]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant was the freeholder of a flat in which the defendant had lived for several years....

Bridle v Ruby [1989]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: A company built houses and later sold number 12. The original transfer reserved the transferor and the successors......