Christopher Wood, Edmund Finnane, Nicholas Newton
1 Dec 2007
A guide to practice in equity in New South Wales, Equity Practice and Precedents outlines the essential principles, and provides precedents for, a broad range of equitable and statutory remedies associated with the equity jurisdiction. Part 1 of the book provides a thorough analysis of the jurisdiction of various State and Federal courts and tribunals to grant the remedies dealt with in the book. In Part 2, each remedy or area of statutory relief is discussed in detail, with a practical outline of the principles and practice, and a comprehensive set of precedents. The book covers a wide range of areas of law and practice, including:Â Â Equitable remedies such as injunctions, specific performance and rectification.Â Various aspects of insolvency and corporate law (including winding up, administration and shareholders' remedies).Â Property law (including the Conveyancing Act and Real Property Act), Family Provision Act, Property (Relationships) Act and related equitable remedies.Â Statutory unconscionability provisions such as s 51AC of the Trade Practices Act.