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Lex Aquilia I

Reinhard Zimmermann

in The Law of Obligations: Roman Foundations of the Civilian Tradition

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198764267
eISBN:
9780191695247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198764267.003.0029
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter discusses lex Aquilia, the most important statutory enactment on Roman private law subsequent to the XII Tables. It was passed by an assembly of the plebs after it had been proposed by a ... More


Lex Aquilia II

Reinhard Zimmermann

in The Law of Obligations: Roman Foundations of the Civilian Tradition

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198764267
eISBN:
9780191695247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198764267.003.0030
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter continues the analysis of the lex Aquilia from the previous chapter. The first section examines the statutory definition of the delict as iniuria. The second section deals with the ... More


The Dating of the lex Aquilia

David Ibbetson

in Judge and Jurist: Essays in Memory of Lord Rodger of Earlsferry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677344
eISBN:
9780191758379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677344.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter examines the dating of the lex Aquilia. It discusses basic data on the lex Aquilia; the first chapter of the lex; the third chapter of the lex; and economic and political explanations of ... More


Roman Rationale of the Civilian Distinction

Eric Descheemaeker

in The Division of Wrongs: A Historical Comparative Study

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199562794
eISBN:
9780191705533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562794.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter seeks to verify the hypothesis put forward at the end of the previous chapter. After looking at the concepts of dolus, culpa and casus, the chapter provides a systematic argument for the ... More


Dating the Lex Aquilia☼

William M Gordon

in Roman Law, Scots Law and Legal History: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748625161
eISBN:
9780748671571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625161.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal History

The date of the lex Aquilia is controversial. One view is that it was associated with a secession of the plebs. This association is made by Byzantine jurists, such as Theophilus, and it is argued ... More


‘You Never Can Tell with Bees’: Good Advice from Pooh for Students of the Lex Aquilia

Arianna Pretto-Sakmann

in Mapping the Law: Essays in Memory of Peter Birks

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199206551
eISBN:
9780191705397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199206551.003.0026
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Philosophy of Law

This chapter begins with a sketch of the way that Peter used animals, in particular the classification of animals, to illustrate his legal arguments. It then considers in detail some aspects of the ... More


Damnum Iniuria Datum (Loss Wrongfully Caused)

Peter Birks

in The Roman Law of Obligations

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198719274
eISBN:
9780191788543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719274.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations, Legal History

This chapter examines the delict of loss wrongfully caused (damnum iniuria datum). It pays particular attention to the notions of loss (damnum), wrongfulness (iniuria) and fault (culpa) under the ... More


Damaging a Slave

Paul J du Plessis

in Judge and Jurist: Essays in Memory of Lord Rodger of Earlsferry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677344
eISBN:
9780191758379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677344.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter seeks to make a modest contribution to modern knowledge on wrongful damage to property by focusing on the slave as the object damaged or destroyed. It attempts to compile a ‘normative ... More


Pits and Pruners: Culpa and Social Practice in Digest 9.2

Helen Scott

in Judge and Jurist: Essays in Memory of Lord Rodger of Earlsferry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677344
eISBN:
9780191758379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677344.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter examines the meaning of culpa in the context of the lex Aquilia. It considers two cases discussed by the late classical jurist Paul. Both fragments were taken by the compilers from Book ... More


An Inheritance Lost and a Fraudulent Slave

Boudewijn Sirks

in Judge and Jurist: Essays in Memory of Lord Rodger of Earlsferry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677344
eISBN:
9780191758379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677344.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter analyzes the texts from Book 18 of Ulpian's commentary on the edict. It discusses the lost inheritance (Digest 9.2.23.1–2); the position of a slave, freed and instituted heir by ... More


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