Equity & Trusts (Paperback)

Text, Cases, and Materials, 2nd Ed.

By Paul S. Davies, Graham Virgo, E. H. Burn

Oxford University Press, USA, 9780198727651, 1032pp.

Publication Date: September 28, 2016

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Equity & Trusts: Text, Cases, and Materials provides a comprehensive guide to trusts and equity in a single volume. Drawing on a judiciously balanced selection of case extracts, journal articles, and academic writing, Davies and Virgo present their authoritative commentary on the law with clarity and rigour.

The text guides students through the key legal principles of each case, utilizing supporting learning features to highlight important aspects and help develop students' independent research skills. Central Issues boxes introduce each chapter to identify the key themes examined and scenario-based questions frame the law in a practical context, encouraging students to think creatively around the subject and assess their own understanding.

Equity & Trusts: Text, Cases, and Materials offers an holistic approach to the study of equity and trusts. Using their unrivalled teaching experience, the authors bring together an expertly selected collection of cases and legal scholarship to present a text that is firmly student-focused and designed to help students fully grasp the key concepts and achieve the best possible results.

Online Resource Centre
The Online Resource Centre offers updates to the law post-publication and supporting answer guidance to the end of chapter questions.

About the Author

Paul S. Davies, Barrister of Lincoln's Inn, Lecturer in Law, University of Oxford, Fellow of St Catherine's College, Oxford, Graham Virgo, Professor of English Private Law; Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education; Downing College, University of Cambridge Paul S. Davies is Fellow and Tutor in Law at St Catherine's College, Oxford, teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Paul was previously a Fellow and College Lecturer in Law at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, where he was also a Newton Trust Lecturer in the Faculty of Law. He currently teaches contract and trusts at undergraduate level, and commerical remedies and restitution at graduate level. In 2015 Paul won the Peter Birks Prizes for Outstanding Legal Scholarship awarded by the Society of Legal Scholars for his book Accessory Liability (Hart Studies in Private Law: Hart Publishing). Graham Virgo is Professor of English Private Law and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education at Downing College, University of Cambridge. He is the author of several books on trusts law, as well as criminal law, including The Principles of the Law of Restitution (Oxford University Press) and The Principles of Equity & Trusts (Oxford University Press). Professor Edward Burn, Barrister, and Honorary Bencher of Lincoln's Inn, is an Emeritus Student of Christ Church, Oxford, and formerly Professor of Law in the City University. He is the author of Maudsley & Burn's Trusts & Trustees: Cases & Materials and consultant editor of Equity & Trusts: Text, Cases, and Materials.