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Vol 24 No 2 Feb/March 2019

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The Law of Limitation 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9781841741864
ISBN: 1841741868
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406005982
Published: January 2001
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £95.00

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The Law of Limitation offers a comprehsive analysis of the impact of periods of limitation on civil litigation in England and Wales. It examines the individual periods of limitation prescribed by the Limitation Act 1980 (as amended) in respect of specific causes of action and concludes with a discussion of the principal statutory limitation periods other than those governed by the 1980 Act. The book also contains an Appendix of useful precedents

Courts and Procedure
1. Introduction
2. The Running of Time and the Commencement of Proceedings
3. Disability, Fraud, Concealment and Mistake
4. Actions in Contract
5. Actions founded on Tort
6. Claims pursuant to Statute and on a Judgment
7. The Consumer Protection Act 1987
8. The Concept of Latent Damage
9. Personal Injuries and Defamation
10. Land
11. Claims in respect of Trust Property and Actions for Account
12. Laches and Acquiescence
13. Personal Representatives
14. Arbitration
15. Pleading, Practice, Evidence and Procedure
16. Private International Law Considerations
17. Statutory Limitation Periods not governed by the Limitation Act 1980