Tag: UK Law

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High Courts Power of Revision
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: As the code says that there is no right to appeal in every case and it is confined to such cases as are specifically provided by the law. Even in such specified cases the code allows only one appeal and a review of the decision of the appellant court...

The Dark Figure of Crime
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The dark figure of crime is a term that is used by crime experts and the sociologists to illustrate the number of committed crimes that are never reported or are never discovered and this puts into doubt the effectiveness and efficiency of the official crimes data....

The Aspects Involved in a Ship Collision
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In my opinion, this present case involves five aspects which are collision, salvage, general average and oil pollution, and limitation of ......

Notion of Corrective Justice
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: It will be determined whether the notion of corrective justice has been undermined by a desire to secure compensation for innocent victims ......

Rights of Defendants
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Rights of Defendants. Are the rights of the defendants sufficiently protected in Criminal Justice in England and Wales? success of the criminal prosecution is to be measured by the proportion of criminals whom......

Conflict between Common Law and Equity
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Earl of Oxford’s case of 1615 occupies a rather unique position in the development of the English legal system and is frequently referred to ......

Judge Judgment Decision
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: There was never a more sterile controversy than that upon question whether judge makes law. Of course he does. How can he help it Lord Radcliffe)....

The Supreme Law Maker
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: I will set about answering the question by firstly describing what law is. I will also briefly mention the law making bodies and classifications of law....

Bill of Rights for the United Kingdom
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Over the years, there has been an ongoing debate over whether there should be a Bill of Rights for the United Kingdom (UK). The Government ......

McPhail v Doulton (1971) AC 424
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: This was an appeal to the House of Lords from an order of the Court of Appeal which affirmed in part the judgement of Goff J sitting at first instance....

Females Commit Less Crime than Males
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In the past women have been ignored from crime statistics. Women’s criminality was seen to be invisible as well as crimes of wealthy powerful men. The common criminal was normally perceived as being a white male of low intelligence and of a working class family....

The Power of Judicial Review
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Judicial Review (JR) is a great weapon in the hands of judges, it gives power to the courts to review statutes and governmental actions ......

The concept of capital
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The concept of ‘capital’ has a restricted and technical meaning within company law. A company’s capital adds up to all of the cash or the value of assets received by a company from investors in return for the company’s shares....

Consumer Credit Bill 2014 - CCB
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Academic writers on the subject of Consumer Credit have argued since the late 1980's that the regulatory scheme as implemented by the CCA......

Equity Will Not Aid a Volunteer
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: 'Let no one speak of the law’s delays if one of the most deeply rooted tenets of equity can crumble in the space of two years!'...

The Meaning of the Word Warranty
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction Warranty in insurance law is not exactly what it means in law of contract. “In insurance law, it refers to a certain term ......

Employees Health and Safety at Work
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: This report offers advice to SME (Client Company) in regards to its obligations towards employees under Health and Safety Laws. This involves ......

The Main Elements of a Crime
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Actus Reus, Mens Rea and no defence are the main elements of a crime (murder). Actus Reus (is the guilty Act) has three common elements, which are causing an unlawful death of a human being....