Tag: UK Law

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Propriety Claims in Common Law
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: This paper will explore the standards of mental intent required to prove breaches of the fiduciary relationship, and if these principles are unnecessary....

Drinking and Driving in the UK
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Driving a car to work or school means reaching there early. In addition to the above, driving has huge benefit for those who live out in rural areas and want to go into town....

The Concept of a Democracy
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: A basic principle of democracy is majority rule and the protection of individual and minority rights, which, although seemingly contradictory ......

Unlawful Killing of a Human Being
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: ‘Homicide’ could briefly be explained as the unlawful killing of human a being. There are three main points to ascertain in order to establish ......

Legal Rights and Liability of Parties
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: In advising the parties, as to their legal rights and liability, I will discuss the different hypothesis which arises within each situation....

The Freedom of Information
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The communication structure in a country should be one which allows for a national and international balance that is beneficial to it and to ......

One-sided Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Unilateral offer - A contract in which only one party makes an express promise, or undertakes a performance without first securing a reciprocal agreement from the other party....

The Law Regulating the Offence of Rape
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The main controversy in this area of law lies within the effect that previous sexual evidence may have on the jurors. It is argued this kind of ......

Offer and Acceptance Analysis Formula
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The offer and acceptance formula, developed in the 19th century, identifies a moment of formation when the parties are of one mind. This classical ......

Current Position of Privacy Law in the UK
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: In recent years, the law on privacy has developed from the time of the traditional breach of confidence cases such as Coco v Clark (1969) and ......

Essential Elements of a Valid Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: 1a Explain the different types of business contracts and discuss the essential elements of a valid business contract. (LO1) Business ......

Stare Decisis et Non Queita Movere
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The English system of precedent is based on the Latin maxim: 'Stare Decisis et Non Queita Movere', stand by what has been decided and do not ......

Patent Infringement Protection
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Patent Infringement Protection - International and Comparative Patent Law: American Home Products v Novartis (2001) RPC 159 elevates the protocol questions to the test for patent infringement. Explain on the basis of the......

Defence in an Accident Claim
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Mr Fellows-Bennett shows you a defence in an accident claim which refers to the damages being claimed as 'too remote' and, in any event ......

Expression of thought
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Petersen J, giving judgement in 1916, determined that copyright was concerned with protecting the 'expression of thought' and not the 'originality of ideas'. Copyright does not require that an expression must......

The Origin of Civil Law
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: As well-known civil law or also known as civilian law is a legal system which is influenced by the Roman law and in especially the Corpus... ...

An Agreement with Specific Terms
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: An offer refers to the willingness to contract within some specified terms .On the other hand, an acceptance is the unconditional agreement to the ......

Underrimae Fidei Requires Disclosure
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction The Marine Insurance Act 1906 enunciates in s.17 that ‘insurance is uberrimae fidei’. In the following sections , it can be seen ......

Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball Company
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: In this case the Carbolic Smoke Ball Company manufactured a product that it dully named the smoke ball, thus the company claimed that the product ......

Sale of Goods Contracts
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Sale of goods contracts are, without doubt, both the most common and the most important of all commercial contracts...

Different Types of Terms
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: A contractual term can be defined as ‘Any provision forming part of a contract’. Each term gives rise to a contractual ......