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Deceit: The Lie of the Law

1st Edition

By Peter Macdonald Eggers

Informa Law from Routledge

304 pages

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Deceit: The Lie of the Law will provide a complete and detailed account of the law of deceit as developed over the past two centuries. This new book by Peter MacDonald Eggers examines the commercial, contractual and civil relationships in which claims in deceit have been made.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Deceit: Nature, Rationale and Formulation Chapter 2. Lies, Law and Morality Chapter 3. The Representation Chapter 4. Examples of Representations Chapter 5. Fraudulent Knowledge and Fraudulent Intention Chapter 6. Third Parties Chapter 7. Inducement Chapter 8. Remedies for Deceit Chapter 9. Towards a Restatement of the Tort of Deceit

About the Author

Peter MacDonald Eggers is a barrister at 7KBW Chambers, London.

About the Series

Lloyd's Commercial Law Library

In this series you will find expert commentary and analysis on wide-ranging aspects of commercial law including commercial agents, the law of deceit, and financial crisis management. All the titles are dedicated to meeting the needs of commercial law specialists.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / General
LAW / Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation