Autumn session, 2019

Distinction course notes

52 pages

26,489 words




Course notes for 70517 Equity and Trusts, derived from the textbook with notes added from classes and lectures. Contains case summaries.

1. History and nature of equity
2. Undue influence/unconscionable transactions
3. Equitable estoppel
4. Equitable estates and interests
5. Equitable assignment of legal property
6. Equitable assignment of equitable property
7. Fiduciary obligations
8. Accessorial liability
11. Constructive trusts
12. Resulting trusts

** Please note topics 9 (tracing) and 10 (equitable compensation) are not included as the notes provided by the staff were detailed enough and no further reading was necessary.