Uncommon Law

Author: A. P. Herbert
Publisher: International Polygonics Limited
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"The law is an ass," says Mr. Bumble. The 66 satirical essays collected in this 494 page volume seek to prove his point. Far too funny to be wasted on the legal profession.

Equity

Author: Malcolm Cope
Publisher: Federation Press
ISBN: 9781862871595
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... Australian Family Property Law (Law Book Co., Sydney, 1984) D.J. Hayton and
Marshall, Cases and Commentary on the Law of Trusts (9th ed., Stevens, London
, 1986) A. P. Herbert, Uncommon Law: Being 66 Misleading Cases (Eyre
Methuen, London, 1969) J.D. Heydon, W.M.C. Gummow and R.P. Austin, Cases
and Materials on Equity and Trusts (Butterworths, Sydney, 1993) P.D. Hoffer, The
Law's Conscience (University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1990) W.N.
Hohfeld, ...

How The Law Works

Author: Gary Slapper
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317218027
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... Trial, The (1925) 242; Uncommon Law: Being 66 Misleading Cases (1969) 243
; Winslow Boy, The (1946) 243 litigant in person 79 Lords Justices of Appeal 35,
36, 54 'McKenzie friend' 79 magistrates: duties of 56; in England and Wales 54–6
; magistrates' courts 9, 37, 45, 54–6, 58, 73, 79, 81, 95, 102, 215, 250, 263; and
popular justice 57–9 Managing Clerks' Association 72 Mandela, Nelson 4, 248
manslaughter, law of 20 Mareva injunction 168 marital rape 33, 41–2, 134
Marlow, ...

European Tort Law

Author: Cees van Dam
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199672261
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An example is the occupier's liability towards trespassers in English law (Section
1504-1). Still, subjective tests have not been completely extinguished. First, a.
134 Oliver Wendell Holmes, The Common Law, edited by Mark DeWolfe Howe (
London/Melbourne: Macmillan, 1960), 86–87. 135 Kötz-Wagner (2010), N113.
136 Sir Alan Herbert, Uncommon Law. Being 66 Misleading Cases (London:
Methuen, 1969), 5. 137 This is also the case in Arts. 3:201 and 4:102 PETL. the
degree ...

The Book Review

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Law and Its Idiosyncrasies UNCOMMON LAW: BEING 66 MISLEADING CASES
MORE UNCOMMON LAW: BEING MORE MISLEADING CASES By A.P.Herbert
Universal Law Publishing Company, (1952), First Indian Reprint 1998, pp. 494 &
pp. 312, Rs. 495.00 for the set. "A sound Legal System and an effective
machinery for adminsitration of justice at an affordable cost are the foundations of
any civilised society." Dr. Manmohan Singh, Convocation Address, National Law
School, ...

The Supreme Court Law Review

Author: E. P. Belobaba
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The presence of sexist material in law school casebooks was extremely common
at that time, and it remains in the materials of some male professors today,
despite repeated requests by female students for change. What is remarkable
about then-Professor Linden is that he actually listened to the female students in
his 1971-72 1 Wright and Linden, The Law of Torts (5th ed. 1970). 2 Herbert, "(1)
Fardell v. Potts: The Reasonable Man" in Uncommon Law, Being 66 Misleading
Cases ...

The Journal Of Professional Legal Education

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Herbert, A. P. UNCOMMON LAW, BEING 66 MISLEADING CASES London,
Methuen, 1955 Herbert, A. P. MORE UNCOMMON LAW London, Methuen
Hooker, M.B. A CONCISE LEGAL HISTORY OF SOUTH EAST ASIA Oxford,
Clarendon Press, 1978 Synopsis : a very scholarly work with massive footnotes
references. Examines many non-British sources of law that are unfamiliar to
western culture. Jackson, R.M. THE MACHINERY OF JUSTICE IN ENGLAND
Cambridge, Cambridge ...

Arzthaftungsrecht

Author: Dieter Giesen
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Lausanne, Geneve 1961; as to German case law, cf. Laufs, ArztR, §§ 154 ff., with
further refs. ; as to Swiss law cf. BG, 14th June 1938, BGE 64 II 200; H. Hausheer,
,,Arztrechtliche Fragen", in: SJZ 73 (1977) 245 ff., 254. 40) Cf. Blyth v.
Birmingham Waterworks Co. (1856) 11 Ex. 781, 156 ER 1067; Donoghue v.
Stevenson [1932] A. C. 562; Fleming on Torts, 107-108. 41) Cf. the famous ,,case
" Fardell v. Potts in A. P. Herbert's Uncommon Law (Being 66 Misleading Cases .
. . collected in ...

Korea Now

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The tax collector and the city police took him to a court of law for non-payment of
income-taxes and obstruction of traffic. To his great pleasure and relief, however,
the court dismissed the cases. My source today is an interesting book, "
Uncommon Law Being 66 Misleading Cases" (1935; my copy is a reprinted one
of 1991) by Alan P. Herbert (1890-1971). He was an English lawyer-politician-
writer, who was known more as a witty writer of verses. His book contains 66
strange cases, but ...

Intramural Law Review

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Pp. 241); A.P. Herbert, Uncommon Law (London, 1935. Pp. 494) ("66 misleading
cases"); A.P. Herbert, Codd's Last Case (1952). 17. Alfred L. Polak, More Legal
Fictions (London, 1946. Pp. 134). 18. Alfred L. Polak, Legal Fictions (London,
1945. Pp. 127). 19. Alfred L. Polak, Final Legal Fictions (London, Stevens & Sons
, 1948. Pp. 117). Cf. David Werner Amram, Leading Cases in the Bible (Phila.,
J.H. Greenstone, 1905. Pp. 220). 20. Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett, The Comic
Blackstonb ...