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Accessories in Private Law (Hardcover) (Joachim Dietrich)

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Accessory liability is an often neglected but very important topic across all areas of private law. By providing a principled analytical framework for the law of accessories and identifying common themes and problems that arise in the law, this book provides much-needed clarity. It explains the fundamental concepts that are used to impose liability on accessories, particularly the conduct and mental elements of liability: 'involvement' in the primary wrong and (generally) knowledge. It also sets out in detail the specific rules and principles of liability as these operate in different areas of common law, equity and statute. A comparative study across common law and criminal law jurisdictions, including the United States, also sheds new light on what is and what is not accessory liability.
Number of Pages: 433.0
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Sub-Genre: Civil Law
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Cambridge Univ Pr
Author: Joachim Dietrich
Language: English
Street Date: January 31, 2016
TCIN: 50812339
UPC: 9781107063440
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-9273

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