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Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

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Company Directors: Duties, Liabilities and Remedies

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Limitation Periods 5th ed with 1st Supplement isbn 9781847034700

Limitation Periods 4th ed

ISBN13: 9780421779402
ISBN: 0421779403
New Edition ISBN: 9781847034700
Previous Edition ISBN: 0421608404
Published: October 2002
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

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Covering all aspects of limitations, the new fourth edition of this book includes over 100 new cases since the last edition. The title sets out time limits for commencing an action, and details how time runs. It also gives guidance and analysis on time limitations in all areas of law, from preliminary issues to proceedings.

The new cases relate to the interpretation of new legislation, personal injury, fiduciary duties and restitution. The work explores the implications of the Human Rights Act, and includes updated progress on the Law Commission's work in the area.

  • Includes discussion of European and international limitation issues
  • Covers the significant growth in case law since the last edition
  • Discusses the progress and implications of the Law Commission's report.

Courts and Procedure
Original isbn - 0421779403;
Definition, background and policy.; The running and expiry of time.; Relevance of the remedy. ;Categorisation.; Actions founded on tort.; The Latent Damage Act 1986. ;The Consumer Protection Act 1987. ;Personal injuries and defamation.; The Crown and privileged corporations. ;Accrual of cause of action in contract.; Actions to recover sums due under statute. ;Personal property.; Real property. ;Trustees and personal representatives. ;Contribution. ;Arbitration.; Miscellaneous cases. ;Acknowledgement and part payment. ;Disability. ;Fraud, concealment and mistake. ;Pleading questions.; Procedural delays.; Section 35. ;The Maritime Conventions Act 1911.; The Foreign Limitation Periods Act 1984. ;The carriage statutes.; Other statutes.