Tag: UK Law

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Employees Rights in Employment
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Employers and employees are generally free to agree whatever contractual terms they wish, provided certain statutory rights are complied with ......

The Human Rights Act (HRA)
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: There are three key elements of the HRA they are Section 1 which defines Convention Rights. Section 2 (1) (a) which, states that our courts in ......

The Gladbury Magistrates Court
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: This is an application of ‘no case to answer’ on behalf of D in regard of the charges of AGG TWOC (taking vehicle without owner’s consent) and possession of an offensive weapon, under the test set out in R V Galbraith [1981]...

Disputes Among Parties of the Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: 1.0 Introduction In the aspect of law, a contract is a legally binding agreement between two or more parties which contains elements of ......

Consideration Need Not be Adequate
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: According to the law, consideration for a contract must be sufficient but it need not be adequate. Explain what this means and what it is so ......

The Unfair Contract Terms Act
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: At present unfair contract terms are governed by two separate pieces of legislation; the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 (UCTA); and the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999 (UTCCR)....

Everything to Know About Statute Law
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Statutory law or Statute law is written law set down by a legislature. Parliament passes legislation in the form of statutes, or Acts of Parliament......

The Role of Convention
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: In, United Kingdom there is no such thing as a written constitution. Relying on the foundation of legal rules, constitution is spread out in many written sources of constitutional law as the legislation and judicial precedents....

Terrorism Legislation v. EC human rights
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: In seeking to critically discuss the impact of recent terrorism legislation on rights recognised under Article 5 of the European Convention......

Elements of a Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: A contract is aimed to formalize an agreement between two or more parties, with regard to a specific subject. Contracts covers a wide range of......

Judges Interpretation of Legislation
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Parliament makes the law but it is the roles of judges to interpret parliament’s words. They have a measure of discretion and creative power ......

The Formation and Enforceability of Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The current English law, in assessing the formation and enforceability of contract, at first glance appears to take a rigidly technical and schematic approach....

Mentally Disordered Offender
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: With Reference To The Legal, Theoretical, And Practical Concerns, Discuss The Issues Raised By The Notion Of A ‘Mentally Disordered Offender’....

Implied Terms in the Employment Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Staff in the course of employment usually creates inventions. Employer usually owns the ownership of the invention created by employees ......

Vicarious Liability
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: There are a variety of situations in which a party may be charged with vicarious liability. A case in point, parents may be held vicariously liable...

The Mareva Injunction
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Mareva Injunction, which, at its appearance in 1975 was considered a powerful, extreme tool, unique to English law, has now become commonplace, sought as a matter of procedure, in most Commonwealth countries....