Tag: UK Law

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The Independence of the Judiciary
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Independence of the judiciary (also judicial independence) is the principle that the judiciary should be politically insulated from the ......

Distinction Between Employees and Self-employed
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The question pertaining to the distinction between employees and self-employed is important in employment law. It is important to know whether a person is an employee or self-employed, for the purposes of determining their entitlements such as redundancy pay,...

Reform of House of Lords Membership
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The reform of the upper house of the Parliament has been attempted since the establishment of parliamentary democracy in the UK. Some of these ......

Damage Caused Was Not Too Remote
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In tort cases, generally it is of course true that the claimant is required to discharge the burden of showing that the breach of ......

A Discussion of Homicide
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Under the facts of the scenario, Vincent had died and this would warrant a discussion of homicide....

Respective Rights and Duties Under Contracts
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: I am asked to advise the parties as to their respective rights and duties under each of the contracts and as to whether English court would accept ......

Parliament of Malaysia and United Kingdom
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In Malaysia and United Kingdom, the Parliament have the abilities to grant other relevant bodies such as ministers and local authorities the power to make laws....

English Law Use Equity as a System of Law
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Modern equity mainly comprised with substantive and procedural principles and they only allow the courts limited discretion. To understand equity......

House of Commons and Parliament
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: A Key Function Of The House Of Commons Is To Hold The Executive To Account. How Effectively Does The House Of Commons Carry Out This Function?

Parliament in the UK is made up of the House of Commons and the House of Lords....

New Rule for New Type of Situation
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: (1) Find Hartley v Ponsonby 119 E.R 1471 and Stilk v Myrick 170 E.R 1168, (2) explain how the judgment in Hartley v Ponsonby builds on the Stilk ......

Patent Technology Devices
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Patent Technology Devices - The patent scheme is designed to protect technology devices, actual machines, and new chemical biotechnological/nano-technological compositions rather than pure concepts...

Contractual and Tortious Liability Analysis
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Any particular person or business' activity is regulated by law. Any argument between the parties will be considered and decide by high court based on the governed rules and a particular circumstance....

What are Prerogative Powers?
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: “The prerogative powers of the Crown remain in existence to the extent that Parliament has not expressly or by implication extinguished ......

Exemption Clauses in General
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Exclusion clauses, or in general exemption clauses could enter into the contract by these three possibilities – signature, reasonable notice and ......