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Published: 18 November 2010

1,104 Pages


ISBN: 9780199578825

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A new practitioner law publication

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Derham on the Law of Set-Off

Fourth Edition

Rory Derham

  • New edition of the leading book on the law of set-off.
  • Includes new material on set-off in company insolvency to take account of the set-off provisions in the Insolvency (Amendment) Rules 2005
  • A clear and accessible analysis of the principles governing the law of set-off
  • An essential purchase for specialist banking and insolvency lawyers world-wide
  • Coverage of significant case-law developments in the UK and Australia

New to this Edition:

  • Includes new judicial decisions and takes into account the new set-off provision in the The Insolvency (Amendment) Rules 2005.
  • Includes coverage of Secretary of State for Trade and Industry v Frid in relation to insolvency set-off, Re SSSL Realisations (2002) Ltd in relation to the rule in Cherry v Boultbee, Muscat v Smith in relation to equitable set-off, and in Australia, International Air Transport Association v Ansett Australia Holdings Ltd in relation to the "British Eagle" principle.

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