The Loan Book

A helpful and concise commentary on aspects of loans

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409352665
Release Date: July 17, 2020
AUD$ 120.00


ISBN/ISSN: 9780409352672
Release Date: July 17, 2020
AUD$ 120.00

Product description

The Loan Book is a specialist text specifically dealing with loans and is intended as a handbook for lawyers, accountants and members of the commercial community. Loans are an everyday occurrence in life and in business. The implications are not always well understood. The author presents a helpful and concise commentary on aspects of loans, including when they are repayable at common law and what considerations come into play in deciding whether a payment is a loan or a gift.


• Specialist text specifically dealing with loans
• Clear and concise commentary
• Authoritative author
• Practical and accessible

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Table of contents

Chapter 1 - Introduction

Chapter 2 - The contract of loan

Chapter 3 - Interest

Chapter 4 - Implied loan agreement

Chapter 5 - Implied terms

Chapter 6 - Is there a loan at all?

Chapter 7 - Fact of payment and no more

Chapter 8 - Loan or gift?

Chapter 9 - Suing on loan account

Chapter 10 - Money had and received

Chapter 11 - Evidence

Chapter 12 - Book entries

Chapter 13 - When is a loan repayable?

Chapter 14 - Statute barred

Chapter 15 - Effect on solvency of company

Chapter 16 - Challenges for liquidators and trustees in bankruptcy

Chapter 17 - Family law

Chapter 18 - Deceased estates and older people

Chapter 19 - Assignment

Chapter 20 - Debt forgiveness

Chapter 21 - Recovery of loan

Chapter 22 - Beware loan account

Chapter 23 - Funny business

Chapter 24 - Summary

Appendix (Basic loan agreement)