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Commercial equity (6 points)


Leader: T.B.A.

Not offered in 2003.

Synopsis: Equity as an Australian vehicle for the rise of principles and standards. The values of equity. The infiltration of equitable doctrines into commercial transactions. Mistake, misrepresentation and non-disclosure with particular reference to contract negotiations. Undue influence, with particular reference to spousal guarantees. Unconscientious dealing with particular reference to lending practices. Fiduciary relationships in commercial transactions. Equitable proprietary entitlements with particular reference to the constructive trust in commercial dealings.

Assessment: Final examination (1.5 hours): 50% Research assignment (2500 words): 30% Class paper and class participation: 20%

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