Tag: UK Law

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Alternative Disputes Resolution
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Besides than court system, there are other ways for people to solve their disputes. Due to the inefficiency of the court system, 2 main alternative dispute resolutions such as mediation and arbitration are to be introduced....

Transition from Genentech to Biogen
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Since its birth, the biotechnology boom has only experienced an upswing. Biotechnology has created an independent knowledge-based economy of its ......

Should Prisoners Have the Right to Vote?
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Universal Suffrage The concept of universal suffrage is defined as every adult citizen capable of voting should have the right to vote and ......

Renewed Focus on Corporate Governance
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Corporate governance refers to the system by which companies are directed and controlled. It provides the structures via which ......

Interpretation of Patent Claims in UK
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Cargo Pharmaceuticals International Inc. is a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer. It does not conduct research and development itself into new ......

Company Secretary in Good Corporate Governance
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Corporations, whether by family firms or state enterprises, work within boundaries set by law, by regulations, by those who own and fund them and by the expectations of those they serve. The nature of these boundaries varies from country to country and undergoes crucial changes through time. That is why there can be no single ......

Historical Roles of Non Executive Directors
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: This essay discusses the historical roles of Non-executive directors (NEDs) starting with the Cadbury (1992) code of best practice and their role ......

The National DNA Database
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The National DNA Database (NDNAD) was set up in 1995, and it has since become a very potent tool in fighting crime. It can be argued that the database is infringing civil liberties by retaining the DNA profiles...

Tanzania Legal Management of Contracts
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The requirement of having adequate provisions’ governing investments and commercial transactions in Tanzania Mainland has been taken care of by the SOGO now referred......

Principles of Corporate Governance
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Directors and Officers Company cannot take any activities or function on its own because it is an artificial person. Furthermore, a company is sepa......

Occupiers Liability Owed by Lord Waltersmith
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The first part of the question focuses on occupier’s liability, specifically the liability owed by Lord Waltersmith and his contractors to West ......

Role of Conventions in the UK Constitution
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: In, United Kingdom there is no such thing as a written constitution. Relying on the foundation of legal rules, constitution is spread out in many ......

Contract Made by Agents
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Since a company is regarded as a separate artificial legal entity, it can only be represented by individuals....

Criticisms of Shareholder and Stakeholder Debate
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: “...the company, as an artificial person, can have no interests separate from the interests of those who are associated with it, whether as shareholders, creditors, employers, suppliers, customers or in some other way. So, the crucial question is, when we refer to the company, to the interests of which of those sets of natural persons are we referring? Of course, one could take the view that the beauty of referring to the interests of the company, without any further specification of what is meant, is that the answer to my question is left wholly ambiguous and obscure ......

Law Recognises Person as Legal Capacity
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Legal capacity is defined at Goodey et al. (2008, p. 98) as “law recognises a person as having legal capacity only when that person understands and appreciates the consequences of their actions”....

Arbitrator Can Determine the Proper Law
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The significance of the international arbitration is that one of the foreign legal system and a foreign country is involved, thus they have the......

The Definition of Intention Case
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The actus reus for murder is the unlawful killing of a human being caused by an act or omission of the defendant.......