All Categories


Question: Outline Hart’s reply to Dworkin in the postscript to the concept of law. Do the arguments advanced by Hart adequately answer Dworkin’s objections to the positivist conception of law?

Answer: There has over recent years been a debate between Hart and Dworkin over the concept of a Legal system. Hart a positivist...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Jurisprudence
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 1807
  • Date submitted: February 10, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 707

Question: Discuss Harts conception of law as ‘a symbiotic relationship between primary and secondary rules.’

Answer: At first impression Harts conception of law, as a symbiotic relationship between primary and secondary rules, and more importantly the internal aspect...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Jurisprudence
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 2389
  • Date submitted: February 10, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 706

Question: Critically assess Dworkins claim that judges do not have any discretion to make the law.

Answer: Dworkins theory on judicial discretion is a component of an amalgam of theories that he advocated in the period before his interpretive...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Jurisprudence
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 2861
  • Date submitted: February 10, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 705

Question: Identify the theories which describe the relationship between international law and domestic law and evaluate their relevance in UK law.

Answer: Every, or almost every, country in the world has their own legal system that governs the relationship between individual legal persons within...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: International Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 2090
  • Date submitted: February 10, 2009
  • Date written: November, 2001
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 697

Question: Discuss the role and importance of international commercial arbitration as an alternative dispute settlement mechanism in the present day world.

Answer: Arbitration can be defined as where parties state their views, offer evidence at an arbitration hearing, and agree to let an impartial,...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: International Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 2648
  • Date submitted: February 09, 2009
  • Date written: March, 2002
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 689

Question: Section 3 of the Human Rights Act 1998 has imposed a new method of statutory interpretation on UK courts and tribunals in the UK.

Explain what the position was before the HRA came into effect and how section 3 has changed that position.

Then find two examples of cases where a court has put the new method of statutory interpretation into effect, and explain the process.

Finally discuss the limits to the new method of statutory interpretation.

Answer: The Human Rights Act 1998 enables people to bring cases for breaches of the European Convention on Human Rights in to the...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Human Rights Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 2227
  • Date submitted: February 06, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 668

Question: Explain and assess the role of mediation in the legal resolution of family breakdown.

Answer: The process of divorce is often lengthy, sometimes expensive and usually (as a result of a fault-based divorce system) confrontational. Mediation, an...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Family Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 1576
  • Date submitted: February 06, 2009
  • Date written: February, 2002
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 655

Question: ‘If the deciding issue is the welfare of potential children, then the decision to exclude lesbian couples is clearly discriminatory.’ Assess this claim.

Answer: The access of lesbian and single women to Assisted Reproductive technology (ART) such as In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is an issue, which...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Family Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 2792
  • Date submitted: February 06, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 652

Question: Weatherill suggests that “The frequently-observed British tendency to view European federalism as a centralising process may be corrected by a fuller understanding of the implications of the principle of subsidiarity” (Cases and Materials on EC Law, 2000, p. 606). Explain the link between subsidiarity and federalism. What view of federalism would be consistent with the principle of subsidiarity?

Answer: In 1992 Jacques Delors offered a prize to anyone who could define subsidiarity. This clearly shows the problems had by the EU,...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: European Union Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 3256
  • Date submitted: February 05, 2009
  • Date written: December, 2002
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 644

Question: ‘There is a great fear in our law that recognising a remedial constructive trust will give rise to an indiscriminate or unjustified variation of existing property rights.’ Discuss.

Answer: The topic concerning remedial constructive trusts in the UK law is complex due to the fact that remedial constructive trusts are a...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Equity and Trust Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 64%
  • Words: 2449
  • Date submitted: February 05, 2009
  • Date written: November, 1999
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 626

Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 Next

New customer?

Registering is fast
and easy

Welcome back

Easy access

  1. Register with us
  2. Pay for instant access
  3. Or submit 3 essays
    of your own for
    FREE access

Browse

Adobe Reader is required to access all coursework & essays. (pdf)
PayPal handles payments on our behalf. All major credit cards and currencies accepted.

A PayPal account is not nessesary.