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Discuss the role and importance of the doctrine of judicial precedent in English legal system. What are the advantages and disadvantages of the doctrine?

| January 23, 2017

Introduction The doctrine of judicial precedent is based upon the principle of stare decisis, which means the standing by of previous decisions.

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“The doctrine of ‘separate legal personality’, as embodied in Salomon v Salomon & Co Ltd [1897] AC 22, has been fatally undermined by the number of subsequent exceptions to it.” Discuss this statement, stating whether you agree or disagree, in whole or in part, and why.

“The doctrine of ‘separate legal personality’, as embodied in Salomon v Salomon & Co Ltd [1897] AC 22, has been fatally undermined by the number of subsequent exceptions to it.” Discuss this statement, stating whether you agree or disagree, in whole or in part, and why.

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Abstract Comments on the doctrine of separate legal personality, a major principle in English company law, and the fear that the growing number of exceptions to the doctrine is fatally undermining it.  Explores the doctrine and its main exceptions to assess the extent to which the exceptions undermine the doctrine of separate legal personality. […]

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“The doctrine of ‘separate legal personality’, as embodied in Salomon v Salomon & Co Ltd [1897] AC 22, has been fatally undermined by the number of subsequent exceptions to it.”

“The doctrine of ‘separate legal personality’, as embodied in Salomon v Salomon & Co Ltd [1897] AC 22, has been fatally undermined by the number of subsequent exceptions to it.”

| April 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Some argue that the doctrine in Salomon has been fatally undermined by the number of subsequent exceptions to it. This essay looks at the various exceptions, including statutory and judicial and decides the consequence of them on the doctrine. It is argued that statutory exceptions do not undermine the principle in Salomon as they do […]

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