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Law for estate management students

Law for estate management students

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD1125

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Richard Card, John Robert Murdoch
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Butterworths, 1990
  • Type: Book
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Xlix, 695 pages ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Butterworths
  • Responsable Person: Richard Card, John Murdoch, Peter Schofield.
  • Publication Date: 1990
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 6 editions
  • First edition Date: 1986
  • Last edition Date: 1998
  • General Notes: Previous edition: 1986.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD1125
  • Dewey Code: 344.20024333
  • ISBN: 040651173X 9780406511737
  • OCLC: 22242901

Main Contents

Part 1 Outline of the English legal system: administration of the law; sources of English law; elements of constitutional law. Part 2 The law of Contract: agreement; consideration and and privity; contractural terms; discharge by performance; breach; discharge by frustration; remedies for breach of contract; mistake; misrepresentation, duress and undue influence; void and ILlegal contracts; capacity to contract; quasi-contract; agency. Part 3 The law of tort: negligence – duty of care, breach of duty and the causing of damage; defences to negligence; liability for dangerouus premises; breach of statutory duty; trespass to land; nuisance; strict liability; animals; other torts; VIcarious liability; remedies. Part 4 Land law: land and its ownership; law and equity; Land Registration Act; settlements; co-ownership; landlord and tenant; licences; covenants; easements and profits a` prendre; mortgages; adverse possession; sales of land.

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Provides a detailed treatment of this area of law, showing how it is derived from statutes and decided cases. The text is divided into four main sections, including the English legal system and elements of constitutional law, contract, tort and land law.

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