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Published: 31 May 2019

1,088 Pages


ISBN: 9780198821830

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Equity & Trusts

Text, Cases, and Materials

Third Edition

Paul S. Davies and Graham Virgo

Text, Cases, and Materials

  • An expertly selected range of legal extracts is complemented by unparalleled author commentary, providing clear explanation and analysis of the legal principles behind key decisions in a single volume
  • Further reading and extensive footnotes encourage students to think critically around the subject and develop relevant research skills
  • 'Central Issues' listed at the start of chapters outline the key topics covered and help students build a conceptual understanding of the subject
  • Scenario-based questions posed at the end of chapters frame the law in its practical context while giving students an opportunity to assess their own level of understanding

New to this Edition:

  • Fully updated to incorporate developments in the law and recent case law including:
  • Lewis v Tamplin [2018] on disclosure of trust documents and the rights of beneficiaries
  • Burnden Holdings (UK) Ltd v Fielding [2018] on limitation
  • Marr v Collie [2017] on common intention constructive trusts
  • Main v Giambrone & Law [2017] on remedies for breach of trust
  • Ivey v Genting Casinos UK Ltd (t/a Crockfords Club) [2017] on dishonesty
  • Akers v Samba Financial Corp [2017] on nature of proprietary interests and rights under trusts
  • HMRC v ICT [2017] on unjust enrichment
  • Patel v Mirza [2016] on the effect of illegality
  • Davies v Davies [2016]on proprietary estoppel
  • Charity Commission for England and Wales v Mountstar [2016] on charities

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