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Equity and Trusts Directions 5th ed

ISBN13: 9780198747628
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780198709862
Published: May 2016
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £34.99

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The Directions<>series has been written with students in mind. The ideal guide as they approach the subject for the first time, this book will help them:-

  • Gain a complete understanding of the topic: just the right amount of detail conveyed clearly
  • Understand the law in context: with scene-setting introductions and highlighted case extracts, the practical importance of the law becomes clear
  • Identify when and how to critically evaluate the law: they'll be introduced to the key areas of debate and given the confidence to question the law
  • Deepen and test knowledge: visually engaging learning and self-testing features aid understanding and help students tackle assessments with confidence Elevate their learning: with the ground-work in place you can aspire to take learning to the next level, with direction provided on how to go further
An extensive Online Resource Centre provides a wide range of extra resources to further support studies, including:-

  • Three video lectures presented by Gary Watt introduce key areas of debate within the subject
  • General guidance on answering essay questions and problem scenarios
  • Sample essay questions and problem scenarios, along with answer guidance
  • Updates to the law post-publication
  • Web links to further primary sources and commentary to aid your understanding
  • Flashcard glossary to help test your knowlegde of key terms

Equity and Trusts
1: Introduction to equity and trusts
2: Understanding trusts
3: Capacity and formality requirements
4: Certainty requirements
5: The constitution of trusts
6: Public policy limitations on the formation of trusts
7: Purpose trusts
8: Charitable trusts
9: Variation of trusts
10: Trustee appointments
11: The nature of trusteeship
12: Trustees' duties
13: Maintenance and advancement
14: Investment
15: Breach of trust: defences and relief
16: Resulting and constructive trusts
17: Informal trusts of land
18: Tracing
19: The equitable liability of strangers to the trust
20: Equity: doctrines and remedies

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