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Fundamentals of Scots law

Fundamentals of Scots law

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Edition Details

  • Language: English
  • Publication Information: Thomson/W. Green
  • Type: Book
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Short Description

Xlviii, 608 pages ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Fundamentals of Scots law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Thomson/W. Green
  • Responsable Person: by Christina Ashton [and others].
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Number of Editions: 4 editions
  • First edition Date: 2003
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC330
  • ISBN: 0414014510 9780414014510
  • OCLC: 56452231

Main Contents

* Structure of the legal system * Sources of Scots law * Constitutional Law I – United Kingdom * Constitutional Law II – Scotland * Contract * Employment * Agency * Unjustified enrichment * Delict * Property * Trusts * Succession * Family law * Criminal law

Summary Note

This is a clear and comprehensive account of a broad range of the legal areas studied by students studying Scots law, or as a part of another course in Scotland. It takes full account of all recent case law and legislative changes, in particular the Human Rights Act 1998 and the Scotland Act 1998.

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  • Article Name: Fundamentals of Scots law
  • Author: Georges Fontana
  • Description: Fundamentals of Scots law Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > General and comprehensive works > Treatises [...]

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