PRINCIPLES OF EQUITY AND TRUSTS
Credit points: 15
Students are introduced to the doctrines and institutions of Equity. Topics include the relationship between equity and common law, the nature of equitable rights, trusts (including their creation and variation, the duties and powers of trustee and the consequences of breach of trust), fiduciary obligations, confidential information and an overview of equitable remedies.
FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law
Subject Co-ordinatorAnn Wardrop
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Prerequisites (LAW2CTA or LAW2CNT) and (LAW2RPT or LAW3PRP)
Incompatible subjects LAW3EQT
Special conditions Must be admitted to any Bachelor of Laws UG degree or have permission from Law Director of Programs
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Equity and Trusts in Australia||Prescribed||Bryan & Vann||2ND ED, CAMBRIDGE|
|Readings||Equity and Trusts, commentary and materials||Prescribed||Dal Pont, et al||(5TH ED, 2011) THOMSON REUTERS|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnn Wardrop
One 2.0 hours lecture per week and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week and delivered via face-to-face.
|one 1,500-word take-home exam||25|
|one 3-hour final examination||75|