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Published: 13 August 2015

816 Pages


ISBN: 9780198726388

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The Principles of the Law of Restitution

Third Edition

Graham Virgo

  • A comprehensive source of up to date primary and secondary materials
  • Addresses controversial debates about the ambit, function, and interpretation of the law of restitution
  • Includes a new chapter on the operation of juridical bars on restitutionary claims
  • Wide jurisdictional scope, including England and Wales, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and the Far East

New to this Edition:

  • The edition includes a new chapter on the operation of judicial bars on restitutionary claims.
  • The chapters have been rewrittento take account of decisions of the Supreme Courts and other courts affecting enrichment, at the expense of the claimant, mistake, claims against public authorities, and change of position.
  • The new edition reflects the author's perspective in the light of leading cases and contributions of restitutionary scholars around the world, on controversial debates about the ambit, function and interpretation of the subject.

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