Maudsley and Burn's Trusts and Trustees Cases and Materials by Edward Burn, Graham Virgo
Maudsley & Burn's: Trusts and Trustees Cases and Materials links a wide range of cases and materials with a supporting explanation and commentary to promote a deeper understanding of the subject. It is an essential reference source for both students and practitioners with excellent footnotes and references to ensure the reader has access to all the most relevant primary and secondary sources.
The seventh edition has been fully revised and updated to reflect the rapid developments in this area since the last edition published in 2002. The key updates to this seventh edition include detailed coverage of the Charities Act 2006; a new chapter on equitable remedies; the chapter commentaries have been expanded to include more explanation that draws out the key points; the popular self-assessment questions have been expanded.
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Edward Burn lectured for many years at the University of Oxford, before his appointment as Professor of Property Law at City University. Graham Virgo's major area of research is in the fields of the Law of Restitution, Equity, Criminal Law and the Conflict of Laws.
Table of Contents
Part I: Introduction to Trusts 1. The nature of a trust Part II: Express Private Trusts 2. The nature and types of trusts and powers 3. The requirements of a trust 4. Creation of express trusts 5. Beneficiaries Part III: Implied and Imputed Trusts 6. Resulting trusts 7. Constructive trusts 8. Common intention constructive trusts Part IV: Purpose Trusts 9. Non-charitable purpose trusts 10. Charitable trusts Part V: Trustees 11. General principles relating to trustees 12. Duties of trustees 13. Powers of trustees 14. Fiduciary duties of trustees 15. Variation of trusts Part VI: Liability for Breach of Trust 16. Basic principles 17. Proprietary claims and remedies 18. Personal claims and remedies Part VII: Other Equitable Remedies 19. Equitable orders