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Ong on Equity

By Denis SK Ong

© 2012 – Federation Press

300 pages

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Ong on Equity is a substantial and sophisticated work from Professor Denis Ong, author of the acclaimed commentary: Trusts Law in Australia, now in its third edition. Ong on Equity analyses in detail relevant cases from all the Australian and from international jurisdictions and thoroughly reviews all aspects of judicial decision making.

Importantly, Professor Ong considers unanswered questions as they arise in judicial reasoning in an incisive and learned style and offers fresh insights and thoughtful scholarly analysis in respect of each of the topics comprehensively covered in this volume.

Table of Contents

Mere Equities, Equitable Proprietary Interests and Equitable Priorities

The Fiduciary Relationship

Equitable Estoppel

Injunctions And Related Orders

Equitable Compensation And Equitable Damages

Relief Against Unconscionable Or Unconscientious Transactions: Undue Influence; The Second Limb Of Yerkey V Jones; Exploiting Another Persons Special Disadvantage Or Special Disability; Relief Against Forfeiture; Relief Against Penalties.

About the Author

Denis Ong is a Professor of Law at Bond University. He has been teaching Equity and Trusts for over 35 years, at the Australian National University, Macquarie University and Bond University.

Prior to his appointment at Bond University, he was Head of the Law School at Macquarie University from 1987-1989.

In addition to Equity and Trusts he is also interested in the Law of Secured Transactions.

Titles by Denis SK Ong:

•Ong on Equity - Forthcoming Release

•Trusts Law in Australia

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / General