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Deceit: The Lie of the Law

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ISBN 9781843117957
Published February 25, 2009 by Informa Law from Routledge
304 Pages

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Book Description

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 

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