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10. Moving Forward—Integrating Equity

10. Moving Forward—Integrating Equity  

Sarah Worthington

in Equity (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2006
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811432
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290505.003.0010
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290505
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. This chapter presents an argument ... More
1. Dual Legal Systems: Common Law and Equity

1. Dual Legal Systems: Common Law and Equity  

Sarah Worthington

in Equity (2nd edn)

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Aug 2006
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Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811432
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290505.003.0001
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290505
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. This chapter focuses on different ... More
1. The Nature of English Law

1. The Nature of English Law  

Lucy Jones

in Introduction to Business Law (5th edn)

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Aug 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191863561
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198824886.003.0001
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chapter
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9780198824886
This chapter first explains the meaning of law. It then discusses the historical development and characteristics of English law, and the different types of law (public law, private law, ... More
3. Creating Property

3. Creating Property  

Sarah Worthington

in Equity (2nd edn)

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Aug 2006
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Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811432
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290505.003.0003
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290505
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. For many, Equity's greatest ... More
9. Correcting Misconceived Transfers

9. Correcting Misconceived Transfers  

Sarah Worthington

in Equity (2nd edn)

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Aug 2006
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Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811432
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290505.003.0009
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290505
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. This chapter examines the ... More
6. Supplementing Civil Wrongs

6. Supplementing Civil Wrongs  

Sarah Worthington

in Equity (2nd edn)

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Aug 2006
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Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811432
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290505.003.0006
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290505
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. This chapter illustrates escalating ... More
Legal Traditions of the WorldSustainable diversity in law

Legal Traditions of the World: Sustainable diversity in law (5th edn)  

H. Patrick Glenn

Print Publication Year: 
May 2014
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Sep 2014
eISBN: 
9780191784613
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199669837.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780199669837
This book offers a major new means of conceptualizing law and legal relations across the world. National laws are placed in the broader context of major legal traditions, those of chthonic ... More
8. Enforcing Promises

8. Enforcing Promises  

Sarah Worthington

in Equity (2nd edn)

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Aug 2006
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Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811432
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290505.003.0008
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290505
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. This chapter examines a range of ... More
2. The concept of employment

2. The concept of employment  

Simon Honeyball

in Honeyball & Bowers’ Textbook on Employment Law (14th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191811012
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198748366.003.0002
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198748366
This chapter focuses on the meaning of ‘employment’ — what is required in law for a worker to be considered an employee and what types of worker are not. It begins by examining the tests ... More
7. The Variation, Suspension, and Future of the Personal Employment Contract

7. The Variation, Suspension, and Future of the Personal Employment Contract  

David Cabrelli

in Employment Law in Context (3rd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2018
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Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780191851148
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198813149.003.0007
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198813149
This chapter first examines the common law rules regulating the variation of the terms of the contract of employment. It focuses on the situation where the employer seeks to unilaterally ... More
5. Case law

5. Case law  

Scott Slorach, Judith Embley, Peter Goodchild, and Catherine Shephard

in Legal Systems & Skills (3rd edn)

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Apr 2017
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191827662
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198785903.003.0005
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198785903
This chapter first discusses the fundamental distinctions between common law and civil law. It then examines the operation of the doctrine of precedent, and considers the arguments for and ... More
1. An introduction to equity

1. An introduction to equity  

Graham Virgo

in The Principles of Equity & Trusts (3rd edn)

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Apr 2018
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Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780191843082
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198804710.003.0001
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198804710
This chapter introduces the nature of Equity. It provides a legal definition of Equity and offers a background of its history from the Middle Ages. It discusses the contemporary ... More
13. The rule against hearsay IVThe accused’s denials and silence

13. The rule against hearsay IV: The accused’s denials and silence  

Richard Glover

in Murphy on Evidence (15th edn)

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May 2017
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191830730
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198788737.003.0013
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chapter
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9780198788737
The rules applicable to confessions are not necessarily applicable to all statements made by a suspect when confronted with his suspected involvement in an offence, because not all such ... More
13. Privity of Contract

13. Privity of Contract  

James Devenney

in Concentrate Questions and Answers Contract Law: Law Q&A Revision and Study Guide (2nd edn)

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Feb 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191859182
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198817673.003.0013
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198817673
The Concentrate Questions and Answers series offers the best preparation for tackling exam questions. Each book includes typical questions, answer plans and suggested answers, author ... More
10. Third parties

10. Third parties  

Paul S. Davies

in JC Smith's The Law of Contract (2nd edn)

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Apr 2018
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Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780191863448
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198807810.003.0010
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chapter
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9780198807810
This chapter considers two principal questions: firstly, may a person who is not a party to a contract acquire rights under it? Secondly, can a contract impose duties on a person who is not ... More
14. Hearsay admissible at common law

14. Hearsay admissible at common law  

Adrian Keane and Paul McKeown

in The Modern Law of Evidence (13th edn)

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Apr 2020
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Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191883002
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198848486.003.0014
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198848486
This chapter considers the following categories of hearsay: statements in public documents, works of reference, evidence of age, evidence of reputation, statements forming part of the res ... More
5. Case law

5. Case law  

Scott Slorach, Judith Embley, Peter Goodchild, and Catherine Shephard

in Legal Systems & Skills: Learn, Develop, Apply (4th edn)

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Jun 2020
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Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191892950
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198834328.003.0005
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198834328
This chapter first discusses the fundamental distinctions between common law and civil law. It then examines the operation of the doctrine of precedent, and considers the arguments for and ... More
7. The Variation and Suspension of the Personal Employment Contract

7. The Variation and Suspension of the Personal Employment Contract  

David Cabrelli

in Employment Law in Context (4th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2020
Published Online: 
Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191875892
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198840312.003.0007
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198840312
This chapter first examines the common law rules regulating the variation of the terms of the contract of employment. It focuses on the situation where the employer seeks to unilaterally ... More
1. An Introduction to Equity

1. An Introduction to Equity  

Graham Virgo

in The Principles of Equity & Trusts (4th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2020
Published Online: 
Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191888533
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198854159.003.0001
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198854159
This chapter introduces the nature of Equity. It provides a legal definition of Equity and offers a background of its history from the Middle Ages. It discusses the contemporary ... More
3. The relations of international and national law

3. The relations of international and national law  

James Crawford

in Brownlie's Principles of Public International Law (9th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191876370
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198737445.003.0003
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198737445
This chapter explores the relationship between international and national law, discussing both the common law tradition and the civil law tradition. It suggests that each system is supreme ... More

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