Land Law Directions provides engaging and straightforward explanations of difficult concepts. Case summaries, photographs, and examples are used throughout to provide real-life ...
Land Law Directions
provides engaging and straightforward explanations of difficult concepts. Case summaries, photographs, and examples are used throughout to provide real-life context and to clarify abstract ideas, while diagrams and definitions ensure the text is easy to follow and that key points are understood. The book provides a full range of resources designed to help build upon and further existing understanding, including thinking points, end of chapter questions, and tips on linking topics together. A final chapter pulls together key details from each chapter, showing how topics link together and apply to a fictional piece of land. An additional separate chapter focuses on preparing for exams, offering advice on approaching assessment questions and revision technique. This edition includes discussion of the Supreme Court decision in Scott v. Southern Pacific Mortgages Ltd
 UKSC 52 (also known as the Re North East Buyers Property Litigation
) and the Court of Appeal decision in Credit & Mercantile Plc v. Kaymuu Ltd
 EWCA Civ 655, both of which raise some interesting and controversial issues in the areas of co-ownership and mortgages. New cases on registration of title include Swift 1st Ltd v. Chief Land Registrar
 EWCA Civ 330 which held that the innocent transferee under a forged transfer does have the protection of LRA 2002, s. 26, and Gold Harp Properties Ltd v. MacLeod
 EWCA Civ 1084 which considered the effect of rectification of the register on priority of interests.Less