All Categories


Question: ‘Judges may use the new context of the Human Rights Act 1998 to develop their own common law principles concerning human rights.’

Discuss and specify:
a) What is meant by the new context of the Human Rights Act 1998?
b) Why and how judges may develop the common law in the context of breach of confidence and the Human Rights Act 1998.
Illustrate your answers by reference to cases decided after the Act came into force.

Answer: Breach of confidence, as defined by the Oxford Dictionary of Law, is either ‘the disclosure of confidential information’, or ‘failure to observe...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Human Rights Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 2229
  • Date submitted: February 04, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 592

Question: Consider the conduct of the judges in these instances. What grounds would justify, and what mechanisms would be available for, their dismissal in each case, if it were appropriate?

Answer: When assessing the grounds and procedure for the dismissal of members of the judiciary it is important to establish exactly who the...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: English Legal System
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 2216
  • Date submitted: February 04, 2009
  • Date written: October, 2002
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 591

Question: What do you consider to be the fundamental differences between the common law and civil law tradition?

Answer: There is an amounting difference between common and civil law traditions and such differences can lead to significant differences in approaching substantive...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: English Legal System
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 2135
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: November, 2001
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 583

Question: Critically assess how effective employment law is as a means of altering social attitudes.

Answer: To assess how effective employment law is as a means of altering social attitudes I aim to thoroughly examine whether respective legislation...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Employment Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 3869
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 580

Question: ‘To what extent does the obligation to maintain mutual trust and confidence ensure fair dealing between the employer and employee in respect of disciplinary proceedings, suspension of an employee and dismissal?’

Mutual trust and confidence:-

Answer: There are certain duties that an employer has to apply to its employee. This is to obtain a mutual obligation of trust...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Employment Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 1567
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 578

Question: What is the contribution of case law in defining undertaking and transfer?

Answer: There is no clear definition in law concerning the transfer of undertakings. Much case law exists related to the definition of transfer...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Employment Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 967
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 577

Question: ‘The Probation Service has changed forever from its original aims which were to ‘advise, assist and befriend.’ Discuss this statement in relation to the changing role of the probation Service.

Answer: In order to be in a position to discuss the status of the National Probation Service, it is necessary is to give...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: English Legal System
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 2350
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: October, 2002
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 569

Question: The Legal Status of Necrophilia.

Answer: Imagine the passionate acts of sexual desire; wandering fingers and hands feeling their way over each portion of the body, lips kissing...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 850
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 568

Question: To what extent is it true that the law of homicide is in desperate need of reform?

Answer: The law of homicide in England and Wales to an extent has an unbalanced structure. Some of its rules have not been...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 1276
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 564

Question: Explain what is meant by intentional, reckless and negligent behaviour. Ought such terms to be defined as a matter of law, or left to the jury as a matter of fact?

Answer: "Intentional" can only be used to describe the actions of a man in the following circumsances: firstly, he is acting as an...


Read more of the answer →

  • Subject: Law
  • Course: Criminal Law
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 888
  • Date submitted: February 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 563

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.