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Law for accountancy students

Law for accountancy students

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > Accountants

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Richard Card
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Butterworths, ©2002
  • Type: Book
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Short Description

Lix, 732 pages ; 24 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Richard Card, Jennifer James.
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Copyright Date: 2002
  • Location: London
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 21 editions
  • First edition Date: 1978
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • General Notes: Previous edition: 1997.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD665.A25
  • Dewey Code: 346.42063
  • ISBN: 0406946817 9780406946812
  • OCLC: 49690350

Main Contents

PART I: OUTLINE OF THE ENGLISH LEGAL SYSTEM; 1. Introduction; 2. Persons and Property; 3. Administration of the Law; 4. Sources of English Law; PART II: THE LAW OF CONTRACT; 5. Agreement; 6. Binding Agreement; 7. Form; 8. Contractual Terms; 9. Discharge by Performance; 10. Breach; 11. Discharge by Frustration; 12. Remedies for Breach of Contract; 13. Mistake; 14. Misrepresentation, Duress and Undue Influence; 15. Void and Illegal Contracts; 16. Capacity to Contract; 17. Third Party Rights or Obligations under a Contract; PART III: ELEMENTS OF THE LAW OF TORT; 18. Introduction and Vicarious Liability; 19. Negligence; 20. Negligence: Related Topics; 21. Some Other Torts; 22. Defences and Remedies; PART IV: COMMERCIAL LAW; 23. Agency; 24. Partnership; 25. Company Law: The Structure of Companies and other Corporate Bodies; 26. Company Law: Administration and Finance; INDEX

Summary Note

This edition of Law for Accountancy Students has been substantially updated in light of various developments since the last edition, including the effects of the Access to Justice Act 1999 and the Human Rights Act 1998, the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 and the Limited Liability Partnership Act 2000. '''

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