Tag: UK Law

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Role of Conventions in UK
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: Conventions play an important role in the operation of the UK constitution, yet there is still uncertainty surrounding their definition, implications and scope....

Police and Criminal Evidence Act
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: Police and Criminal Evidence Act Essays - Use Our Free Law Essays To Help You With Your Law Course...

Law Does Not Recognise Same Sex Marriage
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: The belief that marriage is solely a heterosexual institution, the fact that civil partnerships are available to same sex couples and the belief that the traditional family must be protected...

A System of Land Law
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: A system of land law has developed over many centuries, over which there has been significant reforms to the law. William the Conqueror established a feudal system in which he claimed,...

Hart's Theory
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: This essay will outline all the ways in which Hartand Dworkin would reconcile the decision in Chester v Afshar with their theories, simultaneously offering a critique of both the theories....

Divorce & Adultery
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: Divorce & Adultery free essay. Annie and Khalim met whilst Annie was on holiday in Marmaris (Turkey) in 1996. Khalim worked as a hotel receptionist. In 1997, following much correspondence and many telephone calls. Annie returned to Turkey, and Khalim asked her to marry him. They were married the next week at Khalim's father's house....

Informal Corporate Rescue Mechanism
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: Modern corporate and banking practices around the world have, over the years, adopted various measures to deal with distressed companies and distressed debts/loans....

European Convention on Human Rights Legislation
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: The Human Rights Act 1998 was the incorporation of the European Convention on Human Rights into UK domestic law and it has had a substantial impact on the legal system which shall be discussed below....

Rescue Culture Under Insolvency Law
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: The previous insolvency regime did not provide enough transparency and accountability to the range of stakeholders, especially to creditors....

Rules of Interpretation Required by Courts
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: Both drafting and interpreting the law are complex and challenging tasks. The Renton Committee criticised the fact that ‘drafters of legislation tended to adopt a stylised archaic legalism in their language and employed...

Fathers' Parental Role
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: Fathers' Parental Role - Family Law Essay. The first issue that must be considered before any other is the issue of proving that Dan is in fact the father of Annie. The court has a discretion to direct blood testing under the Family Law Reform Act 1969 section 20...

The Doctrine of Adverse Possession
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: In the past, estate owners had to be vigilant as regards the land that they owned but did not use it for themselves. When someone possessed his......

The Gender Recognition Act
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: The Gender Recognition Act 2004 The ability of a person to live as their desired sex, regardless of surgery, is a right now conferred by the Gender......

Prerogative Powers Remain an Important
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: Prerogative Powers Remain An Important Element Of The United Kingdoms Constitution. Should They Be Subject To Greater Parliamentary And Judicial Scrutiny?...

R (Abbasi) v Foreign Secretary
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: The first claimant was a British national who had been captured by United States forces in Afghanistan and detained in Guantanamo......

Necessity Law | Criminal Law Cases | Law Teacher
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: Necessity Law. Necessity law arises where a defendant is forced by circumstances to transgress the criminal law. The generally accepted position is that necessity cannot be a defence to a criminal charge. The leading case is......

Mansfield v Weetabix - 1998
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: D appealed against a judgment holding them liable in negligence following an incident in which a lorry belonging to D, and driven by one of their......

McFarlane v EE Caledonia Ltd
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant (C) was on board a vessel which was called upon to attend to the serious fire that had broken out on the oil rig......