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Question: “The law of formalities is really a series of ad hoc responses to problems raised by revenue considerations. There is simply no real sense of a judicial development of equitable principles.”

Do you agree with this statement?

Answer: In order to provide a reasoned response to the above statement it is important to firstly examine the principal statute surrounding formalities, namely the Law of Property Act 1925 (the 1925 Act)....


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Equity and Trust Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 3150 | References: Yes | Date written: January, 2006 | Date submitted: April 05, 2011 | Coursework ID: 662

Question: ‘Although the IMT and the IMTFE did not deal with crimes of sexual violence in armed conflict situations the ICTY and the ICTR have now addressed this discrepancy and ended the impunity towards women.’

Critically discuss this statement.

Answer: In order to test the assertion that the ICTY and the ICTR have now addressed crimes of sexual violence towards women in armed conflict situations, it is essential firstly to consider how...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Human Rights Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 1135 | References: Yes | Date written: February, 2008 | Date submitted: January 22, 2011 | Coursework ID: 635

Question: Critically evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of the doctrine of binding precedent as it operates in English courts.

Answer: In answering this question it is important to first note that, the doctrine of binding precedent is a fundamental and pervasive feature of the English legal system. It requires that, within the...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: English Legal System | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 1962 | References: No | Date written: January, 2009 | Date submitted: January 21, 2011 | Coursework ID: 633

Question: Contract Law Case Study 2nd Year 70%

This case study concerns the formation of contracts via the internet on retail websites.
(Full scenario included in download)

Answer: In UK law, a contract is defined as a legally binding agreement between two or possibly more parties which, if it contains the necessary elements of a valid legal agreement, is enforceable...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Contract Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 1790 | References: No | Date written: March, 2010 | Date submitted: December 02, 2010 | Coursework ID: 624

Question: How does European Union Law act toward sex discrimination in employment?

Answer: Sex discrimination generally involves excluding or restricting opportunities to individuals on the basis of their sex or gender. Although it may take many forms discrimination in employment and occupation on the grounds...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: European Union Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 1487 | References: No | Date written: November, 2009 | Date submitted: February 21, 2010 | Coursework ID: 610

Question: The acquisition of an indefeasible title to property is capable of amounting to a dishonest appropriation of property belonging to another for the purposes of s 1(1) of the Theft Act 1968.

Discuss.

Answer: The basic defintion of theft as defined in the Theft Act 1968 states that, A person shall be guilty of theft if he dishonestly appropriates property belonging to another with the intention...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Criminal Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2997 | References: No | Date written: October, 2009 | Date submitted: February 06, 2010 | Coursework ID: 587

Question: Why is an attempt to commit an offence punished? Should attempts be punished as severely as the full offence?

Answer: A person is guilty of attempting to commit an offence under the Criminal Attempts Act 1981 (CAA 1981), section 1(1) if s/he does an act which is more than preparatory to the...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Criminal Law | Year: 1st | Words: 1396 | References: No | Date written: February, 2009 | Date submitted: December 16, 2009 | Coursework ID: 585

Question: What has been the influence, if any, of the Human Rights Act 1998 on the development of English tort law?

Answer: The Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA) gave further legal effect in the UK to the fundamental rights and freedoms contained in the European Convention on Human Rights. It has since proved hugely...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Tort Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2202 | References: No | Date written: November, 2009 | Date submitted: January 18, 2010 | Coursework ID: 575

Question: It is a general rule of law that damages are awarded to compensate the claimant, rather than to punish the defendant. Are there any situations in which a claimant could make a profit out of the damages awarded to him?

Answer: The principle governing the award of damages in tort, is as nearly as possible to put the claimant in the same position they would have been in if the tort had not...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Tort Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 2007 | References: No | Date written: March, 2009 | Date submitted: November 01, 2009 | Coursework ID: 574

Question: To what extent, if any, does an employer’s vicarious liability for the torts of his employees and his liability for breach of statutory duty add anything at all to the liability resulting from the employer’s personal duty of care?

Answer: In general terms, an employer’s personal duty of care refers to the obligation on the part of employer’s to ensure, as far as is reasonably practicable, the safety and welfare of employees...


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Details: - Mark: 70% | Course: Tort Law | Year: 1st | Words: 1604 | References: No | Date written: May, 2009 | Date submitted: January 02, 2010 | Coursework ID: 564


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