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Published: 17 April 2019

520 Pages


ISBN: 9780198795827

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The Law of Trusts

Eleventh Edition

JE Penner

Core Texts Series

  • High quality analysis with clear and efficient explanation of complex concepts gives students an excellent grounding in the law of trusts
  • Introduces the controversies surrounding the topic in a thought-provoking way, engaging the reader and giving a good all-round picture of the key issues relating to the subject
  • Numerous text features, including chapter summaries, must-read cases, self-assessment questions, further reading lists and a bibliography all ensure this book equips students with the tools they need to consolidate their study
  • The lively writing style engages readers and encourages critical and analytical thinking around the subject
  • Concise and focused, this book condenses a complex subject, concentrates on core principles, and helps students understand the topic, without compromising its academic integrity

New to this Edition:

  • Brand new chapter on restitution, unjust enrichment, and the law of trusts
  • Coverage of recent developments in the law of illegal trusts and beneficiaries' rights to information, including Patel v Mirza (2016) and Lewis v Tamplin (2018)
  • New and updated content on resulting trusts and breach of trust to reflect recent scholarship and cases, including the Singapore case of Pars Ram Brothers (Pte) Ltd v Australian & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd (2018)
  • Developments in the law governing fiduciaries, including Akita Holdings v AG of the Turks and Caicos Islands (2017) on secondary liability for breach of fiduciary obligation

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