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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


  • 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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