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Published: 12 April 2018

736 Pages


ISBN: 9780198804710

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The Principles of Equity & Trusts

Third Edition

Graham Virgo

  • Beautifully written with the student in mind, Virgo's clear explanation and expert analysis is easy to follow and understand
  • Virgo's unique methodical style states the law in clear terms before placing cases within their wider contexts, enabling students to broaden their understanding and fully engage with the key issues
  • Comprehensive and rigorous coverage ensures students are fully equipped to approach the debates within the subject with confidence

New to this Edition:

  • Coverage on a number of new key cases including Charity Commission for England and Wales v Mountstar [2016] on judicial directions to charities; Patel v Mirza [2017] on illegality; Angove's Pty Ltd v Bailey [2016] on the constructive trust; Marr v Collie [2017] on the common intention constructive trust; Barnsley v Noble [2016] and [2017] on exemption clauses; Burnden Holdings (UK) Ltd v Fielding [2016] and [2017] on limitation periods; and Lowick Rose LLP v Swynson Ltd [2017] on subrogation.
  • Further discussion around debate on the doctrine of sham trusts in Chapter 4
  • Clarification on whether the Quistclose trust should be recognized in Chapter 8

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