Tag: UK Law

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Six Types of Basic Elements
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: A valid contract requires: (1) an agreement; (2) an intention to create legal relations; and(3) consideration (unless the Contract ......

Workplace and Age Discrimination
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The report is a contextual evaluation of the age oriented diversity problems prevalent in the workplace in the United Kingdom, and presents a ......

Three Scenarios Under Review
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: PART A Introduction This paper advises Loadstar Freight Ltd (hereafter 'Loadstar') as to their contractual rights and obligations arising ......

The Voluntary Exchange of Good
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The voluntary exchange of good, services or both is called as trade. Commercial law is that branch of law which deals with the rights and duties which arises from the supply of goods and services in the way of trade....

Employment Contract Rights
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Employment Contract Rights. The aim of this write up is to explain Employment Law and using the issues in case study provided to advise the client Julia. The advice will show what course of action if any the client can take if any of the issues illustrate a breach of contract by the employer...

Meaning of the Term Employee
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Underlying a typical employer-employee relationship would be a contract. Hence the matters discussed in the chapters pertaining to contract ......

Rules of Offer and Acceptance
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Rules of Offer and Acceptance are applied to enforce an agreement by the law. This agreement is the first requisite of any contract of the business....

Time Being the Essence of a Contract
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background Time being the essence of a contract is an often heard statement in the construction industry. However, in response ......

Consequence of Offence Scenario
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Referring back to the scenario it is evident that as a result of Bob’s actions two people have been killed i.e., Carol and John. With reference ......

The Criminal Attempts Act
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: In What Ways, If Any, Did The Criminal Attempts Act, 1981 Improved On The Common Law ? Is Further Reform Now Required?...

Involuntary Manslaughter
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Involuntary Manslaughter - I am asked to advise in relation to the death of Alice, as it appears that Noah may have contributed significantly to this death. According to the facts, the death of Alice appears to have been caused by the events preceding Noah leaving the vessel in the life raft......

The Questioning of Suspects
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The questioning of suspects by the police can be broken down in to three stages....

To Act on Companys Behalf Entering Contract
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Corporations Act s 124 states that once a company is registered, it is granted the legal capacity and powers of an individual, which includes ......

Theft Contract Law
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Junaid copies down his father’s card details, Junaid could therefore be guilty of fraud under s.2 of the Fraud Act 2006 which deals with Fraud by......

Classic Requirements for a Valid Trust
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: ‘An express trust will not be validly created unless the ‘three certainties’ are present. These classic requirements for a valid trust were ......

Retirement and the Employment Rights Act
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 (SI 2006 No.1031) amended by s. 98 ZD of the Employment Rights Act 1996 provides that ......

Knight v Knight
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: A trust should be upheld if there is sufficient practical certainty in its definition for it to be carried out according to the expressed intention of the settlor....

Prerogative Powers or the Royal Prerogative
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Prerogative powers or the royal prerogative are defined by A.V. Dicey as being “…the remaining portion of the Crown's original authority, and it is therefore… the name for the residue of discretionary power...

Will Unfair Contract Terms Bill Improve law
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: This essay critically discusses the law relating to exemption clauses with particular reference to the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 (UCTA). It ......

Obligations will be Breached
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: As long as obligations exist in our everyday lives, it is reasonable to assume that these obligations –whether they arise out of contract ......

The Bellgrove V Eldridge Case
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Bellgrove v Eldridge case was bought before the High Court in 1954 in relation of a breach in contract. My understanding of this case is that ......

An Analysis of International Copyright Legislation
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: 'Where works are available only in digital form, the exceptions to and limitations upon copyright protection envisaged by most of the international copyright treaties are almost entirely neutralised'...