Land Law: Text, Cases, and Materials by Ben McFarlaneLand Law: Text, Cases, and Materials by Ben McFarlane

Land Law: Text, Cases, and Materials

byBen McFarlane, Nicholas Hopkins, Sarah Nield

Paperback | August 30, 2015

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Land Law: Text, Cases, and Materials has been designed to provide students with everything they need to approach their land law course with confidence. Experts in the area, the authors combine clear and insightful commentary with carefully chosen extracts to offer students a full account ofthe subject. Using the popular "Text, Cases, and Materials" format the authors take a critical approach to the subject, presenting thought-provoking analysis of some of the leading case-law in the area and inviting students to develop their own analytical skills ready for exams. Covering a broad range of topics, the authors draw on their extensive teaching experience to present a comprehensive, critical and case-focused account of land law. The book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre offering detailed updates to the law following publication, useful web links, multiple choice questions with answers and feedback, and guidance on answering end-of-chapter questions.
Ben McFarlane is Professor of Law at University College London. He has published a number of articles on land law in leading journals and is the author of The Law of Proprietary Estoppel (OUP, 2014) and The Structure of Property Law.). He is also a contributing editor of Snells's Equity. Nicholas Hopkins is a Professor of Law at the U...
Title:Land Law: Text, Cases, and MaterialsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1256 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 1.74 inPublished:August 30, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198722842

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Table of Contents

A. Introduction1. What's special about land?2. What is land?3. RegistrationB. The Content Question4. Human rights and land5. Legal estates and legal interests6. Equitable interestsC. The Acquisition Question7. Formal methods of acquisition: contracts, deeds and registration8. Informal methods of acquisition: adverse possession9. The doctrine of anticipation: Walsh v Lonsdale10. Proprietary estoppel11. TrustsD. Priority and The Defences Question12. The priority triangle13. Unregistered land and priorities14. Registered land and priorities15. Evaluating the Land Registration Act 2002E. The Shared Home16. Interests in the home: the acquisition question17. Regulating co-ownership: the content question18. Co-ownership and third parties: applications for sale19. Co-ownership and priorities: the defences question20. Successive ownershipF. Licences and Leases21. Licences22. Leases23. Regulating leases and protecting occupiers24. Leasehold covenantsF: Neighbours and Neighbourhoods25. Easements26. Freehold covenants27. Flat ownership: long leases and commonholdG: Security Rights28. Security interests in land29. Protection of the borrower30. Lender's rights and remedies

Editorial Reviews

"This is a high-quality cases and materials book, that excels in weaving together the text and the excerpts into a coherent whole." --Adam Baker, Lecturer in Property Law, University of Leeds