Tag: UK Law

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Examples of Offer Termination
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: How is an offer terminated? Please provide examples and case law in order to support your answer. An offer remains open until it has been ......

Validity of Trusts in Regards to a Will
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The validity of these trusts as set out in John’s will require observing, as in order for a valid trust the three certainties must be met unless it can be perceived as a charitable trust....

Constitutional Role of the Judiciary
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The constitutional role of the judiciary is the application of legislation, if the wording of the legislation is ambiguous or unclear, then its meaning will need to be interpreted....

Common-law and Statutory Provisions Governing
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The full implication of Lord Wolf’s reasoning in the case of R v Highton [2006] 1 Cr App R 125, became explicit in R v Campbell [2007] EWCA Crim 1472 in relation to the admissibility and use of bad character evidence of an accused person....

Royal Prerogative Powers and Common Law
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The royal prerogative power is a body of customary authority, privilege and immunity recognised in common law and sometimes civil law jurisdictions ......

Negligence Causation and Remoteness
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: '...... In Wilsher’s case [1988] A.C. 1074... the House of Lords applied strictly the 'but – for' test an rejected the Court of Appeal ......

Liability Negligence Contracts
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Liability Negligence Contracts. Prucilla, the proud owner of an art gallery, agreed that Shady would supply and install a ''first class modern lighting system'' at Prucilla's premises. The particular make/type of system was specified by Prucilla....

The Rule in Rylands vs Fletcher
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: This paper focuses on the rule of Rhylands vs. Fletcher a case that was heard in the early 1860s (specifically 1860-1868). In this case the plaintiff (Fletcher) sued Rhylands for the damage that the plaintiff believed was caused by the defendant....

Computer Misuse Act
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Computer Misuse Act. The Computer Misuse Act (1990) was introduced to help deal with the problems caused by the misuse of computers and communication systems, especially......

Impact of Equality Act on Businesses
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Critically review the discrimination of company policies and how the equality act 2010 will have an effect on businesses Methodology With regards ......

Rule of Law and Public Law
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The rule of law is considered the most fundamental doctrines of the constitution of UK. The constitution is said to be founded on the idea of the ......

Jack v Wessex County Council
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: House of Lords Lord Slynn of Hadley, Lord Steyn, Lord Hoffmann, Lord Clyde and Lord Hobhouse of Woodborough 12,13 FEBRUARY, 1 JULY 1999 APPEAL ......

Sexual Undercurrent
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: It’s not blatant sexism, it’s more like a sexual undercurrent” (Female Police Officer cited in Foster et al. 2005)....

Equity New Rights
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The origin of equity can be attributed to one established principle which reflects the true nature of equity; equity would not allow a ‘wrong to be without a remedy...’...

Stages of Law Making in the UK
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: This assignment will highlight the stages involved in law making in the United Kingdom. It will also look at the roles played by House of Commons ......

Commercial Lenders Law
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Commercial Lenders Law. The law of Undue Influence is undoubtedly disconcerting to lawyers and commercial lenders as it offers one party an equitable right to have a transaction set aside. Should the Court....

Remedies Available for a Breach of Contract
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: What are the general principles in the formation of a contract? What are the various forms of remedies available for a breach of contract ......

Criminal Justice System Accommodate Young Offenders
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In the golden ages it was believed that a child should be seen as a person and not as an object of concern however over time the treatment of children has been more enlightened....

Labour Employment Rights
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Labour Employment Rights - Labour law also known as employment law deals with the body of laws, administrative rulings and precedents which addresses the legal rights of and restrictions on working people and their......

The Rule of Hearsay
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In everyday language, Hearsay is well known as unverified information heard or received from someone else or simply matters whose facts you one is not sure of, or simply rumour....