Constructive and Resulting Trusts

Constructive and Resulting Trusts

by Charles Mitchell (Editor)


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Constructive and resulting trusts have a long history in English law, and the law which governs them continues to develop as they are pressed into service to perform a wide variety of different functions, for example: to support the working of express trusts and other fiduciary relationships, to allocate family property rights, and to undo the consequences of commercial fraud. However, while their conceptual flexibility makes them enormously useful, it also makes them hard to understand. In the 12 essays collected in this volume, contributors shed new light on various aspects of the law governing constructive and resulting trusts, revisiting current controversies, bringing new historical material to the fore, and offering new theoretical perspectives.

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ISBN-13: 9781841139272
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 03/03/2010
Pages: 383
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.88(d)

About the Author

Charles Mitchell is Professor of Law at University College London.

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