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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Commonwealth Caribbean Law of Trusts 3rd ed isbn 9780415663458

Commonwealth Caribbean Trusts Law 2nd ed

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ISBN13: 9781859415405
ISBN: 1859415407
New Edition ISBN: 9780415663458
Published: March 2002
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The law of trusts is a subject of growing importance in the Commonwealth Caribbean. Traditional areas,such as testamentary trusts, constructive trusts and charitable trusts, are now fully incorporated into the mainstream legal system, whilst new types of trust, such as investment trusts and pension scheme trusts, are of increasing significance. In addition, the importance of the Caribbean as a region of 'tax havens' cannot be overestimated.

This book examines the relevant Caribbean legislation and case law together with the general principles of trusts law as applied in the English courts and other Commonwealth jurisdictions. This book is primarily for students reading for the LLB degree in various institutions of higher learning in the region. It will also be of interest to practitioners of trust law.

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Other Jurisdictions , Caribbean
Development and Nature of Trusts; Formalities for the Creation of Trusts; The Three Certainties; Constitution of Trusts; Secret Trusts and Mutual Wills; Resulting Trusts; Constructive Trusts; Non-Charitable Purpose Trusts; Charitable Trusts; Appointment, Retirement and Removal of Trustees; Duties of Trustees; Powers of Trustees; Variation of Trusts; Remedies for Breach of Trust; The Non-Charitable Purpose Trust: Offshore Trust Derivatives and Affiliates; Settlor Control, Forced Heirship and Asset Protection: Continuing Issues of the Offshore Trust Regime; Confidentiality and the Regulation of Trust Activity; Trusts and Taxation