Tag: UK Law

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Common Law Reasoning and Institutions
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: ‘Judicial precedent is best understood as a practice of the courts and not as a set of binding rules. As a practice it could be refined or ......

Court Protection for Companies
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: If the Court makes an order to appoint an examiner the examiners duty will be to examine the company’s affairs, the company will have the protection of the Court......

Confidentiality and Privacy
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Confidentiality remains one of the most controversial topics in the arbitration since the 1980s....

Discharge or End of a Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: INTRODUCTION. In contract law, discharge or end of a contract occurs when the parties have fully performed their contractual obligations ......

Equity and Trusts
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Melvyn is a farmer. He trades as “Hill Farm Ltd”, a company with a share issue of 1000 shares that are all owned by Melvyn. He has 300 cattle and 100 sheep....

Asylum Seekers Children in the UK
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Asylum seekers children are faced and suffered from the scourge of war they are not decided to wage it or even to effect on it. They are paying t......

General Principles of Law
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The classic account given by Dicey of the doctrine of the supremacy of Parliament, pure and absolute as it was, can now be seen to be out of place in the modern United Kingdom... (Lord Steyn in R (Jackson and Others) v. Attorney General)...

Claims Within the Construction Industry
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Problem Specification Claims within the construction industry are a common phenomenon as contractors often look to claim for financial ......

Compensation for Pure Psychiatric Harm
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: 'The law on the recovery of compensation for pure psychiatric harm is a patchwork quilt of distinctions which are difficult to justify', Lord ......

Comparing English and French Legal Systems
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: “Legal systems are there to determine what will happen when people have disputes. Legal rules are also there so people can order their lives in ......

Penology and the Ethics of Punishment
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Deontological moral systems are characterized by a focus on obedience to independent moral rules or duties. In order to make correct moral choices, one hash to understand what his or her moral duties...

Right of Set-Off Under Building Contracts
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Right of Set-Off Under Building Contracts. The Dawnays case laid down a rule for the construing building contracts where monies have been deducted from interim payments to sub-constructors. In Dawnays Court of Appeal held that when a sum is certified by an architect as due under a building contract, the employer has no right of set-off....

Rule of Law Offers Protection for Citizens
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Law protects a society from anarchism . It is a set of conducts that is established and enforced by a sovereign authority to ensure and maintain ......

Corporate Frauds World Over
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Corporate frauds world over, are extremely dangerous gambles the corporate executives or employees for a variety of profit maximizing motives encouraged by poor corporate governance mechanisms....

An Express Trust
8th Aug 2019
Introduction:  In English law it is said that a trust places one of the most powerful obligations on the trustee and as a consequence, its responsibilities ......