Pearce and Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations by Robert PearcePearce and Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations by Robert Pearce

Pearce and Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations

byRobert Pearce, Warren Barr

Paperback | December 16, 2014

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Written in a fresh and lively style and supported by a strong analytical framework, the sixth edition of Pearce and Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations continues to provide students with a relevant and exciting examination of a subject that can seem remote and difficult.The authors take a modern and conceptual approach to the wide array of topics covered in undergraduate equity and trusts modules, helping students explore the many ways trusts impact on every day life and in the world of finance and commerce. The text is accessible without compromising detailedcritical comment, and engages with key issues such as the protection of privacy, enforcing informal promises, trusts and the family home, and assessing public interest in charities. Online Resource Centre:The text is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre containing updates and a glossary of terms for students. For lecturers the site provides a test bank of multiple choice questions and PowerPoint slides to use in teaching.
Robert Pearce is Professor in Law at the University of Buckingham, Visiting Professor at the University of Gloucestershire and Emeritus Professor of the University of Wales Trinity Saint David. He was formerly Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wales, Lampeter and has held academic appointments at University College Cork, the Univers...
Title:Pearce and Stevens' Trusts and Equitable ObligationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1080 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:December 16, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199644454

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Introductory1. What is equity?2. Equitable obligations: trusts and powers3. Equity and the management of property4. Equitable remedies in modern English law5. Specific performance6. InjunctionsPart 2: Creating the Relationship7. Substantive and formal requirements for the creation of express trusts8. Resulting trusts9. Constructive trustsPart 3: Application of Trusts10. Interests in the family home11. Charities12. Clubs and societies13. Testate and intestate successionPart 4: Allocation of Benefit14. Introduction to allocation15. Defined interests and powers of advancement and maintenance16. Powers of appointment and discretionary trusts17. Variation of beneficial interests18. Winding up of fundsPart 5: Asset Management19. Holding trusts and nominee holdings20. Management powers21. Investment and reinvestment22. Collective assets and investmentsPart 6: Administration of Trusts23. Delegation by trustees24. Appointment, removal, and retirement of trustees25. Accountability of trusteesPart 7: Checks, Controls, and Remedies26. Control of trusts and trustees27. Remedies against the trustee for breach of trust28. Fiduciary position of trustees29. Strangers to the trust30. Tracing