Tag: UK Law

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English Legal System Delegated Legislation
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Acts of Parliament are only a small part of the annual legislative output. Statutory Instruments (which are themselves only one kind of delegated legislation) outnumber Public General Acts by a factor of twenty and outweigh them by a factor of five....

Lifting of the Corporate Veil
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The 'Veil of Incorporation' or 'Corporate Veil' is a fictional veil between the company and its members....

Significance of Judicial Review
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: In R (Alconbury) v Secretary of State [2001] Lord Hoffman described the significance of Judicial Review in the subsequent statement: ‘The ......

Suspicious Activity Report Regime in the UK
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) is a piece of information which alerts the relevant authorities of any suspicious customer activity . This ......

Breach of Duty in Corporate Form
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The corporate form as a trading vehicle is the preferred business model for entrepreneurs as it provides a corporate veil over the element of risk ......

Limited Liability Company
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: As the name itself defines a limited liability company is the company where the shareholders liability towards the loss or deficit is limited by shares. Here the only investment a shareholder......

The Use of Super Injunctions by Courts
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: In pursuing this legal project, I aim to discover the use of ‘Super Injunctions’ as a weapon used by the Courts to gag investigative ......

Actual Authority and Apparent Authority
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Actual authority and apparent authority are quite independent of one another. Generally they coexist and coincide but either may exist without the other and their respective scope may be different....

The Citizen and the State
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The area of law this question is concerned with is ‘judicial review’. Judicial review is defined as the sovereign means by which the high court in this country exercises supervision over the performance...

The Limits on Parliamentary Sovereignty
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Over the years experts have argued for the limits on parliamentary sovereignty to be recognised and that courts should not defend statutes ......

Fixed and Floating Charges in United Kingdom
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Fixed charges are the charges that are held against some specified, tangible assets. The charges are raised immediately after it makes a deal ......

The Law of Agency and the Agent
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: A person who has been employed to carry out task or act for another or as a representative for third party in dealings is known as an agent ......

Sales of Goods Act 1979 Details
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Sale of Goods Law This is the act of English parliament which deals with the sale and buying of goods. The Act includes sections from sales ......

Critical Coverage of Syndicated Loan Agreement
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The case in question scrutinizes what will happen when a lender is a group of people rather than one individual and how they may desire to vary their terms ......

The Supremacy of the Law
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Law, as it is the command of the Sovereign which means that law has its source in sovereign authority, law is accompanied by sanctions, and the ......

Exemption Clauses and Unfair Terms
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: As technology has changed and advanced so much over the recent years the law needs to be in a position to cope with these changes. Therefore ......

Justify the Patenting of Life Saving Drugs
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: There have been wide-ranging debates about the introduction of patents on pharmaceuticals in developing countries. On the one hand, it has been ......

Veil Piercing in Corporate Governance, Dissertation
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The dissertation’s inquest was born out of an appreciation of the concern expressed by a plethora of related contemporary literature that, the veil protecting directors and shareholders......

Meta Tags and Trademarks Laws
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The age of technology has experienced vivid expansion in modern years, and the use of search engines has altered the use of internet from flaccid ......

Primary and Secondary Legislation
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Each society in the world in order to function properly needs certain set of rules that would protect the society and its individuals, secure ......

Duties of Directors and Relevant Case Law
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction The directors’ duties to the company were governed by the common law of negligence and the equitable principles of fiduciary ......