Tag: UK Law

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Long Term Gas Sale Agreement
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: CAN A TAKE OR PAY CLAUSE IN A LONG TERM GAS SALE AGREEMENT AMOUNT TO A PENALTY AGAINST A PARTY TO THE CONTRACT: A LEGAL REVIEW ABSTRACT: Long ......

Contract Fraudulent Misrepresentation
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Contract Fraudulent Misrepresentation. The House of Lords' decision in Shogun Finance Ltd v Hudson [2003] UKHL 62 implicitly cautions against the hazards associated with exchange of title in the purchase of second-hand goods. It establishes risk is not mitigated where the contract of sale is induced by virtue of fraudulent misrepresentation....

Why a Separation of Powers is Important
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Montesquieu the French jurist, who lived in England from 1729 until 1731, has developed the doctrine of separation of powers. He based his ......

Do Ship Owners Still Have Control?
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: City Pride Limited (CPL) will be hoping to prove that the vessel was on demurrage when it left the port of Belfast on the 16th of June while ......

Impetus for Section 12 Reform
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Write a memorandum to a Law Reform Commission explaining the current scope of section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979, the ......

How to Terminate a Contract
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Is the agreement between two more parties that agree to provide services to each other for a certain amount/period of time......

Good Faith in English Contract Dealings
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: In civil law systems, good faith is regarded as a vital criterion in appraising and regulating the act of contracting parties. However, fair dealing is used in common law of literature rather than the first one...

Understanding of the English Legal System
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: It is important to understand that in the English legal system, parliament is sovereign. The highest court in the U.K. is the Supreme Court ......

Dispute Resolution - Construction Contracts
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Over the years there has been much research in the subject of dispute resolution. This literature review aims to analyse the applicability of......

Repealing The Humans Rights Act
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Every state has a fundamental duty to protect the rights and freedoms of its citizens. In the majority of democratic states, fundamental rights ......

International Sale of Goods Contracts
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: In seeking to discuss the attitude of the courts to time stipulations in international contracts for the sale of goods, in his judgement in Bowes ......

Contract and Agency Law Principles
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction English contract law developed as a remedy for the breach of informal agreements reached by word of mouth (by parol). Common Law ......

Explain the Rule of Law
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: There is no precise definition regarding the rule of law as its meaning may differ among countries and legal traditions worldwide. Basically......

Law and Custom of Parliament
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Parliamentary privilege is part of what is known as the lex et consuetudo parliamenti (law and custom of Parliament) and is derived from a number ......

Exclusion Clause Contract
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Exclusion Clause Contract - The problem in the scenario requires a discussion of the law relating to exclusion clauses. An exclusion clause is a clause included in a contract to either limit or exclude liability of a party in breach...