Tag: UK Law

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Offences Against the Person Act 1861
1st Dec 2020
Introduction: The Act was one of a number of pieces of legislation in the same year to consolidate numerous areas of law into single pieces of legislation....

Models For Understanding Criminal Justice
1st Dec 2020
Introduction: Criminal justice system is a system of study and application of laws as means of controlling crime, at the same time ensuring justice is upheld ......

Neighbour Principle
24th Nov 2020
Introduction: In the law of negligence, the neighbour principle enunciated by Lord Atkin in Donoghue v Stevenson (1932) AC 562, 580 provides an adequate basis on which to resolve duty of care questions Discuss...

Negligence Formula is Unfair to Claimants
24th Nov 2020
Introduction: The negligence formula is unfair to claimants as it places too many obstacles in the way of obtaining compensation for personal injuries. England & Wales should adopt an alternative system of redress to allow claimants to obtain the compensation they deserve...

The Judge's Role in England
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: The principle of parliamentary sovereignty is fundamental in English legal system, and this is reflected in statutory interpretation. According to......

Rules of Statutory Interpretation
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: The primary aim of this essay is to explain the reasons and application of rules of statutory interpretation. The secondary aim of this essay is ......

The Rules Behind Statutory Interpretation
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: “[The rules of statutory interpretation] are rather crude labels for describing a complex mechanism, i.e. making sense of what someone else has ......

The Interpretation of Statute
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: The constitutional role of the courts is simply to interpret and to apply points of law derived from Acts of Parliament and delegated ......

Statutory Interpretation Essay
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Statutory interpretation is process of interpreting statutes by the judges. The word of interpretation gives us thought that Act of Parliament is difficult to be understood but conversely, the definition of statutes have had very specific words but indeed...

Firm of Auditors Employed
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Z & Partners is a firm of auditors employed by X plc. Fred, the Chief Executive of X plc, asked Z & Partners to prepare some special accounts concerning X plc, telling them that he wanted to review the company...

Recovery of Economic Loss in Negligence
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Answer the following questions, within the word limit set for each. What is the distinction between consequential economic loss and pure economic ......

Tort is the Branch of Law
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: A tort is the branch of law which provides redress of a legal wrong. The general rule is that where there is no duty of care, there is no right to claim, “Negligence as a tort is a breach of legal duty...

The Ground for Actions and Any Defences
23rd Nov 2020
Introduction: In the case of Murphy v Brentwood, the defendant being the Local Authority had failed to inspect the foundations of a building. The foundations......