An all-purpose introductory legal text used on a wide variety of courses, this volume combines text and cases, allowing students to read the facts and decisions of over 500 cases. The text covers the English legal system, contract law, tort law, employment and criminal law.
"Smith and Keenan's English Law" is "the" market leading all-purpose introductory legal text used on a wide variety of courses. It is comprehensive, combining text and cases, allowing students to read the facts and decisions of over 500 cases. With its considerable reputation for reliability and accuracy, this text covers the English legal system, contract law, tort law, employment and criminal law.
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Table of Contents
Preface Table of Cases Table of Statutes Law Report Abbreviations PART 1: THE ENGLISH LEGAL SYSTEM. 1. The nature and development of English law 2. The courts of law 3. Other courts and tribunals and legal services 4. Criminal procedure 5. Civil procedure 6. The law-making process I - the UK Parliament 7. The law-making process II - case law and the legislative organs of the European Union 8. Persons and the Crown PART 2: THE LAW OF CONTRACT 9. Making the contract I 10. Making the contract II 11. Making the contract III 12. Reality of consent I 13. Reality of consent II 14. Contractual terms 15. Exclusion clauses and other unfair terms 16. Illegality and public policy 17. Discharge of contract 18. Remedies and limitation of actions 19. Employment rights PART 3: THE LAW OF TORTS. 20. General principles 21. Specific torts PART 4: THE LAW OF PROPERTY 22. The law of property PART 5: CRIMINAL LAW 23. Criminal law: general principles 24. Specific offences 25. Age and responsibility: general defences PART 6: CASES AND MATERIALS Glossary of commonly-used legal terms and phrases Index
Smith & Keenan's English Law by Denis Keenan
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