Tag: UK Law

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A Trust is a Legal Arrangement 
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: A Trust is a legal arrangement which involves an individual (the Settlor) transferring legal title of properties to another person or body ......

The Reasons Behind the Creation of Equity
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: EQUITY AND COMMON LAW Outline Introduction The reasons behind the creation of equity. Difference between equity and common law. Nature of the ......

Gray V Thames Trains Ltd [2009]
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Ex trupi causa non ortiur actio is a very important maxim. Before discussion on how their Lordship applied the principle in the Gray case let see what’s the maxim....

Relationship of Trust with Ogbolo
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: In a summary the facts of the case are that Gari, a settlor had the intention of entering a relationship of trust with Ogbolo, his brother as the trustee and have as beneficiary of that trust Melechi-Ede....

Sales by a Non-Owner
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Sales by a Non-Owner. Does the present law relating to sales by a non-owner strike a fair balance between the interests of the original owner of goods and someone who in good faith has bought them from a non-owner who had no authority to sell them?...

Patentability of Computer Programs or Software
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The concept of patents is considered to have originated from the Venetian Statute of 1474 in Italy, issued by the Republic of Venice. The main aim of this concept was to recognize the efforts of inventors...

Ministry of Sound v World Online
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: M was one of a group of companies that appealed against a summary judgment that had refused its application for the payment of a final instalment......

Herbert Morris Ltd v Saxelby
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The plaintiffs, Herbert Morris Ltd, manufactured hoisting machinery. The defendant, Saxelby, was employed and trained by them......

Patel v Ali - 1984
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The first and second defendants were joint owners of a property and contracted to sell it to the plaintiffs. The husband of the first defendant was......

Mendelssohn v Normand Ltd - Case
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Claimant parked in a garage owned and operated by the Defendant. There was a notice board in the car park which stipulated that the Defendant would......

Pay v Lancashire Probation; Pay v UK
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Case Summary of Pay v Lancashire Probation Service [2004] ICR 187; Pay v UK [2009] IRLR 139. Unfair dismissal and respect for private life...

Broken Windows Theory of Policing
13th Aug 2019
Introduction: Explain the Broken Windows theory of policing. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of this approach....

What is Performance of an Existing Duty
13th Aug 2019
Introduction: In the view of the traditional, performance of an existing duty should not constitute consideration. Sometime, one person makes a promise for another to exchange for other person promise or something that the person......

Punishing the Guilty Protecting the Innocent
13th Aug 2019
Introduction: The purpose of the Criminal Justice System (CJS) is to deliver justice for all, by convicting and punishing the guilty and helping them to stop offending, while protecting the innocent....

Essentialia and the Contract of Employment
13th Aug 2019
Introduction: Definition: Employment contract Oral or written, express or implied, agreement specifying terms and conditions under which a person consents ......

Employment Law and Practice of England
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: For an organization, employees are one of the most important assets. In today’s scenario, there is a lot of debate on the issues related ......

The Sale of Goods Act 1930
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: INTRODUCTION The Sale of Goods Act, 1930 governs the contracts relating to sale of goods. It applies to the whole of India except the State ......

Status of an Employee
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Status of an Employee. There are many different tests in order to determine the status of an employee. Some of these tests consist of control test, mixed test, integration/Organisation test, multiple factor test and the control test being the first of its kind to decide the status of an employee,...