Tag: UK Law

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Changes in a Employment Contract
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: An employment contract, or contract of employment, is an agreement between an employer and an employee which sets out their employment rights ......

Variations to a Contract for a Building Work
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Valuation of variation will depend largely upon the timing of the variation order, the location of the work, the quantity of the work involved and......

Criminal Law Theory and History
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Dr Elena Loizidou ‘To understand contemporary criminal law one has to put it in relation to other times. To imagine that we can understand the in......

Competition Laws in the United Kingdom
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: The hurdles encountered since the enactment of the Competition Act 1998 and the Enterprise Act 2002 are examined, as well as the developments......

The Essence of Contract
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: I INTRODUCTION It has long been argued that an essential element of contract formation is to question whether the parties in dispute may be seen ......

James Bulger and the Video Recordings Act 1984
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: An analysis of the effect moral panics have on the law through criminal cases begins with James Bulger’s murder in 1993. The Sun newspaper described the case as that horrific it ‘highlighted moral decay in Britain....

Payments in Construction Work
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Construction work can involve large sums of money being spent over a number of months or years. The basic principle of contract low (when ......

Law on Balloting and Industrial Action
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: There is not, nor has there ever been, a right to strike or take other industrial action in this country. In common law industrial action ......

Family Provisions – 'moral duty/claim'
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: The idea of freedom of testation is a relatively short-lived and flawed notion that as holders of property rights, such freedom to do with this......

First Set of Laws Imposed on Humans
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Initially, the first set of laws imposed on humans was the laws of the land created by God. These laws were created to established order, punish ......

Educational Law
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: This essay will be divided into two parts. The first part will analyse the right of children to an education....

The True Purpose of Secret Trust
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Under the Wills Act 1837 a will, or 'any other testamentary disposition',1 must be in writing and signed by the testator and two witnesses, who......

Performance of Joint Promises Section 44 45
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction: If it appears from the nature of the case that it was the intention of the parties to any contract that any promise contained in it ......

Interpretation of the Industrial Dispute Act
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: A controversy or dispute is a matter of opinion over which parties actively disagree, argue, or debate. Controversies can range in size from ......

Liability for Stress at Work
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: The most recent development in the field of employment-based personal injury claims concerns stress-related conditions. The issue has ......

The Structure of the Defence [Of Loss of Control]
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: The coroner and justice act 2009 has received royal assent on November 2009. The old common law based provocation has always been the subject of criticism and proposals ......

The Problem of Reoffending
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Social Exclusion Unit (SEU) declared in 2002 that 'Prison sentences are not succeeding in turning the majority of offenders away from crime� (Social Exclusion Unit, 2002: 5)....