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Author Virgo, Graham.

Title The principles of the law of restitution / Graham Virgo
Edition Second edition
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2006]
©2006

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Description lxi, 785 pages ; 24 cm
Contents The essence of restitution -- Themes and controversies -- The principle of unjust enrichment -- Enrichment -- At the expense of the claimant -- Principles underlying the recognition of the grounds of restitution -- Ignorance -- Mistake -- Compulsion -- Exploitation -- Necessity -- Failure of consideration -- Incapacity -- Restitution from public authorities -- General principles 5 -- Restitution for torts -- Restitution for breach of contract -- Restitution for equitable wrongdoing -- Criminal offences -- Establishing proprietary restitutionary claims -- Restitutionary claims and remedies to vindicate property rights -- The defence of bona fide purchase -- Fundamental principles and general bars -- Defences arising from changes in the defendant's circumstances -- Passing on and mitigation of loss -- Illegality -- Incapacity -- Limitation periods and laches
Notes Includes index
Subject Restitution -- Great Britain.
Unjust enrichment -- Great Britain.
LC no. 2006009429
ISBN 0199298505
9780199287536 (hb alk. paper)
9780199298501 (pb alk. paper)
Other Titles Restitution