Tag: UK Law

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Mass Production of Guilty Pleas
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: What is a guilty plea and how is it that the guilty pleas of defendants keep rising? Is it to do with mens rea? Or are they just doing as their told?...

Definition of Employee Relation
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Employment relation can be defining as employer and employees relationship in a formal and informal nature that arises between management ......

The English Law on Insurance Contracts
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The English Law on insurance contracts as it stands today contains some rules which are arguably pro-insurer and consequently highly prejudicial to the assured....

The Evolution of Rape Law
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Many people think that rapists are sexual psychopaths with perverted thoughts and actions. Research, however, disagrees with this myth....

Polluting Event of Churchills
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: entify and explain the criminal liability (If any) of each of Brockwells polluting event and that of Churchill’s, and of any individuals involved......

Unfair Dismissal Against Wrongful Dismissal
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In the United Kingdom (UK) the two areas of dismissal, Unfair dismissal and Wrongful dismissal have grown and adapted due to changes in the work ......

Men's Rea
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Men's Rea Law Essay. All the prosecution must show is that the defendant possessed the specified mental state or mens rea towards the required actus reus. This approach, however, as the title suggests, fails to take account of the way......

Risks of Buyer Seller and Ship Owner
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In today’s world, the world of commerce and trade, goods are being always transported from one place to another, one country to another ......

Corporate Manslaughter - Shipping Safety
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Corporate Manslaughter - Shipping Safety. The Herald of free enterprise was followed by so many deaths resulting from shipping accidents like the Piper Alpha disasterand a few others. There was also the general feelings that enough was not been done in terms of safety. As a response to this, in 1996 the law commission's report......

United Kingdom Law for Suicide
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In the United Kingdom it is not against the law for someone to commit suicide. It is however unlawful to help (e.g. assist) someone who wants to commit suicide....

Legal Systems in English Law
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: English law is based upon a common law system. This developed historically because of the fact that prior to the Norman Conquest, there were various different legal systems governing different parts of the British Isles...

The Civil Court in Scotland
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The civil courts in Scotland are provided by the state for citizens to resolve any disputes they may have in a fair and respectable manner. Whereby the one party (the pursuer) will raise an action in front of the relevant civil court against another (the defender)....

Copyright Infringement Permission
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Copyright Infringement Permission. Under UK copyright law, owners of certain works prescribed in s.1(1) Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (hereafter CDPA 1988) are given a bundle of property rights....

Consent for the Purposes of Sexual Offences
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Described by the Home Office Review, Setting the Boundaries, as a ‘patchwork quilt of provisions’, the old law on sexual offences was a hodgepodge of archaic and discriminatory requirements....