The Law of Misstatements : 50 Years on from Hedley Byrne v Heller
- Hardback | 408 pages
- 156 x 234 x 31.75mm | 791g
- 22 Oct 2015
- Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Hart Publishing
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- UK ed.
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Table of contents
1. Hedley Byrne v Heller : Issues at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century
Part 2: History, Concepts and Theory
2. Hedley Byrne v Heller in Australia: `Never has there been such a Judicial Jamboree '
3. The Assumption of Responsibility
Andrew Robertson and Julia Wang
4. The Basis of the Hedley Byrne Action
5. The Curious Incident of the Dog that did Bark in the Night-Time: What Mischief does Hedley Byrne v Heller Correct?
Part 3: Intersections and Distributions of Liability
6. Equity as Tort?
7. Limitations on Defendant Liability for Misleading or Deceptive Conduct Under Statute: Some Insights from
Elise Bant and Jeannie Paterson
8. Advisor Liability: Claims for Contribution or Reimbursement Between an Advisor and the Advisee's Contract-Partner
Part 4: Comparative Perspectives
9. What are We Doing Here? The Relationship Between Negligence in General and Misstatements in English Law
10. Negligent Misstatement in the United States
Jay M Feinman
11. Hedley Byrne : Misused, then Exiled by the Supreme Court of Canada
12. Liability Under Hedley Byrne for `Pre-Contract'
Negligent Misrepresentation: A New Zealand Perspective
13. Negligent Misstatement in Australia- Resolving the Uncertain Legacy of Esanda
About Kit Barker
Warren Swain is Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Auckland and Professor, TC Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland.