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Trusts Law
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4th Edition

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  • Date Published: March 2006
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  • isbn: 9780511144769

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  • Equity and Trusts is a core subject of study for nearly all law students. Unlike most other texts, this book approaches them from a contextual standpoint rather than focussing on legal sources alone. It emphasizes the numerous family, commercial and charitable contexts within which the legal rules operate, and integrates analysis of the law with discussion of those contexts. Selective use is made of extracts from key legal and non-legal mateirals to help provide a focus for study.

    • A unique contextual emphasis that draws on the relationship between legal rules and contexts to explain the law and its developments
    • Authoritative but approachable analysis and commentary of the current law complemented at selective points in each chapter by both legal and policy orientated questions for the student to consider
    • Fully updated to incorporate recent legal developments
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    • Edition: 4th Edition
    • Date Published: March 2006
    • format: Adobe eBook Reader
    • isbn: 9780511144769
    • contains: 11 tables
    • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • Table of Contents

    1. Trusts introduced
    2. The evolution of the private express trust
    3. Taxation, wealth-holding and the private trust
    4. Creating the trust - I
    5. Creating the trust - II
    6. Trusts and public policy
    7. Flexibility and beneficial entitlement
    8. The taxation of private trusts
    9. Trustees and trusteeship: introduction
    10. Aspects of the management of trusts
    11. Trusteeship, control and breach of trust
    12. Imputed trusts and family breakdown
    13. Trusts in commerce I: occupational pension schemes
    14. Trusts in commerce II: commerce and equitable remedies
    15. Trusts in commerce III: commerce, credit and the trust
    16. Trusts in commerce IV: fiduciary relationships, commerce and the trust
    17. Trust, contract and unincorporated associations
    18. An introduction to the law of charity
    19. A legal definition of 'charity'
    20. The regulation of charities.

  • Author

    Graham Moffat, University of Warwick
    Graham Moffat is a senior lecturer in law at the University of Warwick.


    Gerry Bean, Phillips Fox, Melbourne
    Gerry Bean is a Partner in Phillips Fox, Melbourne, Victoria.

    John Dewar, Griffith University, Queensland
    John Dewar is Pro-Vice Chancellor of Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland.

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