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The promised land

The promised land

Pawlowski, Mark (2009) The promised land. Solicitors Journal, 153 (13). pp. 10-11. ISSN 0038-1047

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Abstract

Examines the House of Lords ruling in Thorner v Curtis on whether the claimant could rely on proprietary estoppel against the estate of the deceased, who had died intestate, based on an assurance given by the deceased that the claimant would inherit the deceased's farm. Reviews case law on proprietary estoppel and testamentary promises, and considers the possible application of constructive trust doctrine in similar cases.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: constructive trusts, farms, intestacy, promises, proprietary estoppel
Subjects: K Law > KD England and Wales
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Pre-2014 Departments: School of Humanities & Social Sciences > Law & Criminology Research Group
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
School of Humanities & Social Sciences > Department of Law & Criminology
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Last Modified: 14 Oct 2016 09:03
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/1352

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