Todd and Watt's Cases and Materials on Equity and Trusts by Gary WattTodd and Watt's Cases and Materials on Equity and Trusts by Gary Watt

Todd and Watt's Cases and Materials on Equity and Trusts

byGary Watt

Paperback | June 15, 2009

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This seventh edition of Todd and Watt's Cases and Materials on Equity and Trusts has been thoughtfully restructured to closely match the needs of the undergraduate student. Gary Watt combines rigorous scholarship with a student-focused approach in his choice of materials and his associatedcommentary. Where appropriate, legal materials are accompanied by non-legal literary texts with a view to making legal points more interesting and memorable.The book uses key features as tools to assist students' learning and revision, including questions, suggestions for further reading and notes. An accompanying Online Resource Centre offers a wealth of valuable resources:- Regular case and legislation updates ensure that students will be able to keep up with the latest important developments in trusts and equity- A selection of web links facilitate further research in areas of particular interest - Question and answer guidance allow students to self-test and reinforce their learning and revision work
Gary Watt is Reader and Associate Professor in Law at the University of Warwick
Title:Todd and Watt's Cases and Materials on Equity and TrustsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:600 pagesPublished:June 15, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199556598

ISBN - 13:9780199556595


Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction to equity and trusts1. Foundations of equity and trusts2. Trusts in contextPart II: Creation and recognition of trusts3. Trusts created expressly4. Constitution of trusts: effective disposition of benefit5. Resulting trusts: ineffective disposition of benefit6. Formality, perpetuity, and illegality: trust creation and public policy I7. Charity: trust creation and public policy II8. Constructive trusts and informal trusts of landPart III: The regulation of trusts9. Variation of trusts and the flexibility of benefit10. The fiduciary duty11. Fulfilling and filling the office of trustee12. Investment13. Breach of trust: the personal liability of trusteesPart IV: Trusts and third parties14. Tracing and recovering trust property15. The equitable liability of strangers to the trustPart V: Equity16. Equity: maxims, doctrines and remedies