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Contract Law and Theory in 1770–1

P. S. Atiyah

in The Rise and Fall of Freedom of Contract

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198255277
eISBN:
9780191681578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198255277.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter examines contract law and theory in England in 1770. It discusses the concepts and principles of the evidentiary role of promises, fair exchange, quasi-contract, detrimental reliance, ... More


A Concise History of the Law of State Responsibility and Reparation in International Law

Borzu Sabahi

in Compensation and Restitution in Investor-State Arbitration: Principles and Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199601189
eISBN:
9780191729201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601189.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

The modern doctrines of State responsibility and reparation are the result of more than 2,000 years of human thought. This chapter traces the history of some of the most important components of State ... More


5. The Substantive Law of Contract

D. J. IBBETSON

in A Historical Introduction to the Law of Obligations

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780198764113
eISBN:
9780191709852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198764113.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations, Legal History

This chapter discusses how the structure of contractual liability was laid down by the end of the 13th century and remained fundamentally the same through the 14th and 15 centuries. Liability ... More


Pre-Contractual Duties

Kasper Steensgaard and Christian Twigg-Flesner

in The Common European Sales Law in Context: Interactions with English and German Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199678907
eISBN:
9780191758157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678907.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter focuses on pre-contractual liability and pre-contractual information duties (PCIDs). Some aspects of the pre-contractual negotiation phase are regulated in the proposed Common European ... More


11. Foundations of the Modern Law of Contract

D. J. IBBETSON

in A Historical Introduction to the Law of Obligations

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780198764113
eISBN:
9780191709852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198764113.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations, Legal History

This chapter shows how the 17th and 18th centuries marked a period of consolidation of the law of contract, the fleshing out of the skeletal structure that had been locked in place at the end of the ... More


Fault and Breach of Contract

Barry Nicholas

in Good Faith and Fault in Contract Law

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198265788
eISBN:
9780191682964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265788.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter presents the French model of contractual liability, which includes three categories. The first requires the use of reasonable care. The second imposes strict liability to achieve a ... More


Consideration: Practical Benefit and the Emperor's New Clothes

Mindy Chen-Wishart

in Good Faith and Fault in Contract Law

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198265788
eISBN:
9780191682964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265788.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

The doctrine of consideration provides the principal criterion of contractual liability in the common law. Redefining the contents of consideration will effect a consequential shift in the boundaries ... More


Introduction

P. S. Atiyah

in The Rise and Fall of Freedom of Contract

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198255277
eISBN:
9780191681578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198255277.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the rise and fall of the freedom of contract in England during the period from 1770 to 1970. This book describes the ... More


Intellectual Property Law and Extra-Contractual Liability

Giancarlo Frosio

in Handbook of Intellectual Property Research: Lenses, Methods, and Perspectives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198826743
eISBN:
9780191865695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826743.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter discusses intellectual property (IP) and extra-contractual liability by highlighting general comparative analysis issues within civil and common law systems, with some consideration ... More


Formation of Contract, Enforceability, and Pre-Contractual Liability in Thailand

Pattarapas Tudsri and Angkanawadee Pinkaew

in Formation and Third Party Beneficiaries

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780198808114
eISBN:
9780191845994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808114.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter examines issues concerning the formation of contract under Thai law. It discusses the background to the Thai Civil and Commercial Code 1925 and the French and German influences on its ... More


Contract Law and Theory in 1770–11

P. S. Atiyah

in The Rise and Fall of Freedom of Contract

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198255277
eISBN:
9780191681578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198255277.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter examines the nature and function of contract law in England in the 18th century and the process of change it was experiencing. It suggests that wholly executory contracts did not ... More


Principles of Contractual Liability

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0047
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the principles of contractual liability under the law of contract in England during the Tudor period. During this period, the law of contract was dominated by the law of ... More


Article 340 TFEU

Manuel Kellerbauer

in The EU Treaties and the Charter of Fundamental Rights: A Commentary

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198794561
eISBN:
9780191927874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759393.003.498
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Article 288 EC The contractual liability of the Union shall be governed by the law applicable to the contract in question.


The Comparative Law Method and the Court of Justice of the European Union: Interlocking Legal Orders Revisited

Koen Lenaerts and Kathleen Gutman

in Courts and Comparative Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198735335
eISBN:
9780191802096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735335.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the comparative law method of the Court of Justice of the European Union in light of recent institutional and jurisprudential developments. The first part presents a general ... More


England

Cees Van Dam

in European Tort Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199672264
eISBN:
9780191751288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199672264.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations, EU Law

This chapter analyzes English tort law, which is characterized by its traditional approach based on its roots in medieval times. The area of non-contractual liability is not governed by rules but by ... More


Tort Liability of Public Authorities in European Laws

Giacinto della Cananea and Roberto Caranta (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867555
eISBN:
9780191904325
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867555.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book is the first in a series which explores if, and to what extent, there is a common core of shared and connecting elements within the legal systems. It looks at government liability in tort ... More


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