Unlocking Equity and Trusts

Unlocking Equity and Trusts

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Unlocking Equity and Trusts will help you grasp the main concepts of Equity and Trusts with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising. The information is clearly presented in a logical structure and the following features support learning helping you to advance with confidence: * Clear learning outcomes at the beginning of each chapter set out the skills and knowledge you will need to get to grips with the subject * Key Facts summaries throughout each chapter allow you to progressively build and consolidate your understanding * End-of-chapter summaries provide a useful check-list for each topic * Cases and judgments are highlighted to help you find them and add them to your notes quickly * Frequent activities and self-test questions are included so you can put your knowledge into practice * Sample essay questions with annotated answers prepare you for assessment * Glossary of legal terms clarifies important definitions This edition has been updated to include a brand new chapter on equitable remedies, an expanded chapter on fiduciaries and extended coverage of tracing. It also discusses recent developments in the law such as the Trusts (Capital and Income) Act 2013, the Supreme Court decision in Futter on the Rule in Re Hastings Bass, and the amended Public Benefit guidance issued by the Charity Commission. The books in the Unlocking the Law Series get straight to the point and offer clear and concise coverage of the law, broken-down into bite-size sections with regular recaps to boost your confidence. They provide complete coverage of both core and popular optional law modules, presented in an innovative, visual format and are supported by a website which offers students a host of additional practice opportunities. Visit www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk for access to free study resources, including multiple choice questions, key questions and answers, revision mp3s and cases and materials exercises.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 616 pages
  • 188 x 244 x 32mm | 1,299.98g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • 28 colour tables, 35 colour line drawings
  • 1138824143
  • 9781138824140
  • 679,759

About Mohamed Ramjohn

Mohamed Ramjohn is Associate Professor at Ealing Law School.show more

Table of contents

Contents Guide to the book Acknowlegements Preface Table of Cases Table of Statutes and other instruments List of figures 1.Historical Outlines of Equity 2.Introduction to Trusts 3.The 'Three Certainties' Test 4.Constitution of an Express Trust 5.Formalities for the Creation of Express Trusts 6.Discretionary Trusts 7.Resulting Trusts 8.Constructive Trusts I 9.Constructive Trusts 11 - The Family Home 10.Secret Trusts and Mutual Wills 11.Private Purpose Trusts 12.Charitable Trusts 13.Appointment, Retirement and Removal of Trustees 14.Duties and Powers of Trustees 15.Variation of Trusts 16.Breach of Trust 17.Equitable Remedies of Injunctions and Specific Performance Glossary Indexshow more