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Who then in Law is my Neighbour? *

Tom Bingham

in The Business of Judging: Selected Essays and Speeches

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299127
eISBN:
9780191685620
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299127.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Philosophy of Law

This chapter returns to the law of tort and reintroduces Lord Atkin. It touches on one of the most baffling and elusive questions in the whole ... More


Health and Safety Regulators

Duncan Fairgrieve and Dan Squires QC

in The Negligence Liability of Public Authorities, Second Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199692552
eISBN:
9780191933035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199692552.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

‘Health and safety regulators’ are public authorities whose primary purpose is to supervise the activities of third parties engaged in dangerous activities. Their aim is to provide protection from ... More


Express Warranties And Misrepresentations

Duncan Fairgrieve and Richard Goldberg

in Product Liability

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199679232
eISBN:
9780191932885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199679232.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

Before or at the time of entering a contract a buyer’s attention will frequently be drawn to statements which relate to the quality and potential of the goods. Such statements may take any one of ... More


The Types of Damage or Loss compensated

Duncan Fairgrieve and Richard Goldberg

in Product Liability

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199679232
eISBN:
9780191932885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199679232.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

There may be major difficulties in determining the types of damage or loss which will be compensated in product liability litigation and this is so whether the claim is based on the strict ... More


Planning, Environmental, Banking, and Professional Regulation

Duncan Fairgrieve and Dan Squires QC

in The Negligence Liability of Public Authorities, Second Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199692552
eISBN:
9780191933035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199692552.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In the previous chapter, we examined the negligence liability of authorities engaged in health and safety regulation. This chapter deals with regulation in other areas. It examines the tortious ... More


DUTY OF CARE

Duncan Fairgrieve and Dan Squires QC

in The Negligence Liability of Public Authorities, Second Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199692552
eISBN:
9780191933035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199692552.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In order to succeed in a negligence action, the claimant must establish that he or she was owed a ‘duty of care’ by the defendant. The following chapter examines the tests the courts apply to ... More


Miscellaneous Public Authority Functions

Duncan Fairgrieve and Dan Squires QC

in The Negligence Liability of Public Authorities, Second Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199692552
eISBN:
9780191933035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199692552.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Doctors owe a duty of care to their patients, and this duty will be owed regardless of whether the doctor is a public sector employee operating within a statutory framework or is providing health ... More


Privity of Contract

Duncan Fairgrieve and Richard Goldberg

in Product Liability

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199679232
eISBN:
9780191932885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199679232.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

The first part of this book covers the liability of a seller of goods for misrepresentations and for breaches of the express and implied terms of a contract of sale. Reference is also made to ... More


Exemption Clauses And Unfair Contract Terms

Duncan Fairgrieve and Richard Goldberg

in Product Liability

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199679232
eISBN:
9780191932885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199679232.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

Parties to contracts frequently seek to exclude or modify the liabilities and remedies which would otherwise arise through breach of the express and implied terms discussed in earlier chapters. ... More


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