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Title The worlds of the trust / edited by Lionel Smith
Published Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2013
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Contents Trusts : the essentials / Lusina Ho -- The civil law trust : a modality of ownership or an interlude in ownership? / Yaëll Emerich -- How to square the circle? The challenge met by Swiss insolvency law in dealing with common law trusts / Aude Peyrot -- Can a modern legal system do without the trust? / Reinout Wibier -- Stateless trusts / Lionel Smith -- The security fiducie in French law / François Barrière -- The trustee : mainspring, or only a cog, in the French fiducie? / Blandine Mallet-Bricout -- British colonial law and the establishment of family waqfs by Arabs in the Straits Settlements, 1860-1941 / Nurfadzilah Yahaya -- Zionist settlers and the English private trust in Mandate Palestine / Adam Hofri-Winogradow -- Jurisprudential milestones in the development of trust law in South Africa's mixed legal system / François du Toit -- The framing of a European law of trusts / Alexandra Braun -- The dilution of the trust / Gregory S. Alexander -- The compatibility of the trust with the civil law notion of property / Paul Matthews -- Categorically different : unintended consequences of trust taxonomy / Michael Lubetsky -- Why civil law countries might forego the individual trustee : provocative insights from the new-to-the-fold / Iris J. Goodwin -- The contribution of fiduciary law / Thomas P. Gallanis -- Convergence and divergence in the worlds of the trust: duties and liabilities of trustees under the Chinese trust / Rebecca Lee -- Trust law as fiduciary governance plus asset partitioning / Robert H. Sitkoff -- Parallels between the civilian separate patrimony, real subrogation and the idea of property in a trust fund / Magda Raczynska -- Rights against rights and real obligations / Remus Valsan -- The trust and its civilian analogues / Ben McFarlane -- Up there in the Begriffshimmel? / George Gretton
Summary This collection of essays explores the law of trusts as it is understood in civilian and mixed jurisdictions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Trusts and trustees.
Form Electronic book
Author Smith, Lionel D., editor
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1139505998 (electronic bk.)
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