2nd Edition

Optimize Land Law

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ISBN 9781138654112
Published January 18, 2017 by Routledge
362 Pages

USD $44.95

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Book Description

The Optimize series is designed to show you how to apply your knowledge in assessment. These concise revision guides cover the most commonly taught topics, and provide you with the tools to:

Understand the law and remember the details

    • using diagrams and tables throughout to demonstrate how the law fits together

Contextualise your knowledge

    • identifying and explaining how to apply legal principles for important cases
    • providing cross-references and further reading to help you aim higher in essays and exams

Avoid common misunderstandings and errors

    • identifying common pitfalls students encounter in class and in assessment

Reflect critically on the law

    • identifying contentious areas that are up for debate and on which you will need to form an opinion

Apply what you have learned in assessment

    • presenting learning objectives that reflect typical assessment criteria
    • providing sample essay and exam questions, supported by end-of-chapter feedback

The series is also supported by comprehensive online resources that allow you to track your progress during the run-up to exams.

Table of Contents

Optimize – Your Blueprint for Exam Success


Guide to Using the Book and the Companion Website

Table of Cases and Statutes

  1. Introductory Topics
  2. Estates and Interests in Land
  3. Registered and Unregistered Land
  4. Formalities for the Sale of Land
  5. Adverse Possession
  6. Resulting and Constructive Trusts
  7. Leases and Licences
  8. Trusts and Proprietary Estoppel
  9. Co-ownership
  10. Easements
  11. Freehold Covenants
  12. Leasehold Covenants
  13. Mortgages


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Emma Warner-Reed is a qualified lawyer, legal academic and author, specialising in Land Law, Succession and the Law of Trusts.