Tag: UK Law

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Prior to the Fraud Act 2006
5th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Fraud Act came into force on the 15th January 2006 and replaced the eight deception offences contained within the Theft Act 1968 and 1978. Prior to the introduction of the Fraud Act 2006 the former law had been the subject of criticism...

Insolvency Law Aims Critique
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Pick one of the aims of a good modern insolvency law as promulgated by the Cork Committee in paragraph 198 of their seminal 1982 report. Critique ......

The Business Judgement Rule
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: INTRODUCTION- The collapses world over shook the trust and reliability of stock holders on the director’s. Obviously leading to the ......

Duties of a Board
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: The word ‘Board’ originally referred to the table around which a council sat. It was sometimes used in the 19th century to refer to a meeting ......

Conditional Fee Arrangements For Legal Aid
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: 'To no one will we sell, to no will we refuse or delay, right or justice' 1. It has long been recognized that 'access to the courts is a ......

Judicial Review and the Human Rights Act
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: The incorporation of the European Convention on Human Rights into UK law by way of the Human Rights Act 1998 which came into force on 2 October ......

Importance of the Domicile
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Domicile is that document which is essential or important for all the individuals of this world. The domiciles determine the rights and privileges ......

Islamic Jurisprudence and English Common Law
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: The legal system of Malaysia is based upon the English common law. However, before the arrival of the British in 1826, classical Islamic law was ......

Fundamental Issue in Corporate Governance
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: What is the fundamental issue involved in the Corporate Governance of Companies and how it should be addressed? Introduction Corporate Governance ......

Members of a Limited Company
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: A limited company is an institution created to conduct business where members of a company are protected and are not personally liable neither ......

Power of Trade Marks
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: ‘Trade marks are often considered to be the most powerful of all intellectual property rights’. Discuss. The main purpose and function ......

Sales of Good Act and UN Convention
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: This essay looks at the interaction of the UK Sales of Good Act 1979 and the UN Convention on the International Sales of Goods concluded ,......

Promoting the Success of the Company
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: The Companies Act 2006 s.172 introduced a directorial duty of promoting the success of the company. This new session purports to encapsulate the ......

Letter of Credit and Contract of Sale
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: A general contract of sale between two individuals signifies a consensus between the two parties as to what duties applies to them which they ......