LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Equity and Trusts, 5th edition

A clear and systematic approach to successfully analysing and answering assessment questions on equity and trusts

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Release Date: June 29, 2021
ISBN/ISSN: 9780409354119

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LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Equity and Trusts provides succinct summaries of equity and trusts law to assist students to consolidate their understanding, apply their knowledge and gain feedback through practice revision questions and answers.

Each chapter commences with a succinct overview of key principles and issues including leading cases and legislation for effective revision. Examples of problem questions with fact scenarios and/or essay questions follow, each with a suggested answer plan, sample answer and likely examiner’s comments. Readers are provided with advice on common errors to avoid when answering questions and practical hints and tips on how to achieve higher marks.


• Summary of key issues, cases and legislation aids revision
• Questions with answer guide, model answer, examiners comments and common answers to avoid
• Assists students understand how to structure written responses to essay and problem assessment tasks

Related Titles

• Barkhall Thomas & Vann, LexisNexis Study Guide Equity, 3rd ed, 2015
• Barkhall Thomas & Vann, LexisNexis Study Guide Trusts, 3rd ed, 2016
• Evans, Jones & Power, Equity and Trusts, 4th ed, 2016


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Table of contents

  • Ch 1 The Nature and History of Equity

  • Ch 2 The Classification of Equitable Interests and Priorities

  • Ch 3 Equitable Assignments: The Requirements of Writing

  • Ch 4 Equitable Assignments: The Requirements of Form

  • Ch 5 Fiduciary Obligations

  • Ch 6 Third Party Liability for Breach of Fiduciary Obligation

  • Ch 7 Confidential Information

  • Ch 8 Unconscionable Transactions: Undue Influence and Unconscionable Bargains

  • Ch 9 Penalties and Forfeiture

  • Ch 10 Estoppel

  • Ch 11 Determining Ownership of Property in Equity: Resulting and Constructive Trusts

  • Ch 12 Equitable Remedies: Specific Performance

  • Ch 13 Injunctions and Declarations

  • Ch 14 Monetary Remedies

  • Ch 15 The Nature, Description and Classification of Trusts

  • Ch 16 The Creation of Express Trusts: The Constitution of Trusts

  • Ch 17 The Creation of Express Trusts: The Three Certainties

  • Ch 18 Discretionary Trusts and Powers

  • Ch 19 The Legality of Trusts

  • Ch 20 Purpose Trusts

  • Ch 21 Charitable Trusts

  • Ch 22The Office of Trustee: Capacity, Appointment and Removal of Trustees

  • Ch 23 The Office of Trustee: Powers, Duties and Discretion

  • Ch 24 The Office of Trustee: Rights, Liabilities and Defences

  • Ch 25 The Beneficiary: Rights and Remedies