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8. Company Auditors and Promoters

8. Company Auditors and Promoters  

Sarah Worthington

in Sealy & Worthington's Text, Cases, and Materials in Company Law (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2016
Published Online: 
Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191829499
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198722052.003.0008
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198722052
This chapter discusses the duties and liabilities of the company’s auditors and its promoters. The duties of auditors derive from contract and tort. Promoters may also owe duties in ... More
11. Conversion

11. Conversion  

Tony Weir

in An Introduction to Tort Law (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2006
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811425
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290376.003.0011
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290376
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 deals with the tort of ... More
3. Establishing Liability in Principle: Duty of Care

3. Establishing Liability in Principle: Duty of Care  

Simon Deakin and Zoe Adams

in Markesinis & Deakin's Tort Law (8th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191810916
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747963.003.0003
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198747963
This chapter discusses the following: the duty concept and the elements of the tort of negligence; formulating the duty of care; kinds of damage; the manner of infliction; and the way in ... More
Essential Cases: Tort Law

Essential Cases: Tort Law (2nd edn)  

Craig Purshouse

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191883736
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780191883736.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780191883736
Essential Cases: Tort Law provides a bridge between course textbooks and key case judgments. Essential Cases provides you with succinct summaries of some of the landmark and ... More
Essential Cases: Tort Law

Essential Cases: Tort Law (3rd edn)  

Craig Purshouse

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2020
Published Online: 
Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191897641
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780191897641.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780191897641
Essential Cases: Tort Law provides a bridge between course textbooks and key case judgments. Essential Cases provides you with succinct summaries of some of the landmark and ... More
Tort LawText, Cases, and Materials

Tort Law: Text, Cases, and Materials (4th edn)  

Jenny Steele

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2017
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191822278
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198768807.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198768807
All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource. Tort ... More
3. Liability of partners to outsiders

3. Liability of partners to outsiders  

J. Scott Slorach and Jason Ellis

in Business Law 2020-2021 (28th edn)

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Jun 2020
Published Online: 
Jul 2020
eISBN: 
9780191892721
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198858393.003.0003
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198858393
Partners will incur debts and other obligations in the course of carrying on the partnership’s business. This chapter examines the nature of the partners’ liabilities in these circumstances ... More
7. Contribution Between Tortfeasors

7. Contribution Between Tortfeasors  

Tony Weir

in An Introduction to Tort Law (2nd edn)

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Sep 2006
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811425
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290376.003.0007
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290376
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 considers cases ... More
3. Liability of partners to outsiders

3. Liability of partners to outsiders  

J. Scott Slorach and Jason Ellis

in Business Law 2019-2020 (27th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2019
Published Online: 
Jul 2019
eISBN: 
9780191879678
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198838579.003.0003
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198838579
Partners will incur debts and other obligations in the course of carrying on the partnership’s business. This chapter examines the nature of the partners’ liabilities in these circumstances ... More
13. Nuisance

13. Nuisance  

Simon Deakin and Zoe Adams

in Markesinis & Deakin's Tort Law (8th edn)

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Sep 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191810916
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747963.003.0013
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198747963
Private nuisance is defined as any substantial and unreasonable interference with the claimant’s land, or with his rights to peaceful enjoyment of that land and any right that exists in ... More
16. Vicarious liability

16. Vicarious liability  

Lee Roach

in Card & James' Business Law (4th edn)

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Apr 2016
Published Online: 
Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191811036
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198748380.003.0016
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198748380
This chapter examines the doctrine of vicarious liability. It explains that vicarious liability is not a tort in its own right, but is a means whereby a party can be held liable for the ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Richard Taylor and Damian Taylor

in Contract Law Directions (7th edn)

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May 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191873812
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198836599.003.0001
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198836599
Without assuming prior legal knowledge, books in the Directions series introduce and guide readers through key points of law and legal debate. Questions, diagrams and exercises help readers ... More
10. Defences to negligence

10. Defences to negligence  

Kirsty Horsey and Erika Rackley

in Tort Law (6th edn)

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Jul 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191868054
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198829270.003.0010
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198829270
This chapter discusses three key defences in the tort of negligence: voluntary assumption of risk (consent or volenti non fit injuria), contributory negligence and illegality. The defence ... More
20. Vicarious liability

20. Vicarious liability  

Kirsty Horsey and Erika Rackley

in Tort Law (6th edn)

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Jul 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191868054
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198829270.003.0020
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198829270
This chapter examines the principle of vicarious liability, a form of secondary liability through which employers may, in certain circumstances, be liable for the torts of their employees, ... More
10. Nuisance

10. Nuisance  

Tony Weir

in An Introduction to Tort Law (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2006
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811425
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290376.003.0010
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290376
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 deals with the tort of ... More
13. Economic Torts

13. Economic Torts  

Tony Weir

in An Introduction to Tort Law (2nd edn)

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Sep 2006
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811425
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290376.003.0013
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290376
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 deals with economic ... More
9. Trespass

9. Trespass  

Tony Weir

in An Introduction to Tort Law (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2006
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811425
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290376.003.0009
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290376
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 discusses the tort of ... More
28. Tortious protection of intellectual property rights

28. Tortious protection of intellectual property rights  

Paul Torremans

in Holyoak and Torremans Intellectual Property Law (9th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191873706
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198836452.003.0028
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198836452
This chapter discusses the ways in which the common law, in the form of the law of tort, creates rights of action. It focuses on the torts of passing off and malicious falsehood, although ... More
1. Introduction: The Shape of Tort Law Today

1. Introduction: The Shape of Tort Law Today  

Jenny Steele

in Tort Law: Text, Cases, and Materials (4th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2017
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191822278
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198768807.003.0001
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198768807
All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource. This ... More
8. Damages, Compensation, and Responsibility

8. Damages, Compensation, and Responsibility  

Jenny Steele

in Tort Law: Text, Cases, and Materials (4th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2017
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191822278
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198768807.003.0008
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198768807
All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource. This ... More

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