Introduction Gender discrimination has been one of the most primitive forms of discrimination in most civilizations. Though globally most societies are moving towards reform, there is also a realization that there is too much to be changed and women's rights have been suppressed for too long a time. In matters such as property rights, the treatment extended to women is atrocious, to say the least.This scenario is not confined to India, but women's rights in, access to, and control over land,...
The Hierarchy Of The Courts In order to bring certainty to the law the courts have adopted the principle of stare decisisor the doctrine of precedent as it is often referred to. The courts are divided into two classifications; superior courts or record and inferior courts of record. The House of Lords, is the most senior court but it is not strictly speaking an English court but rather it is a UK court since it exercises appellate jurisdiction for all three legal systems.The superior...
The purpose of criminal law is to fundamentally protect citizens from unruly behavior that is within a society. Many stages of the justice system in America lie within the criminal law.Two main functions of criminal law are to protect citizens from immoral behavior and to educate its citizens on social values. To help its citizens understand and to become familiar with laws in the United States of America, the U.S. Government created written sources of law. Lawmakers from the beginning of this...
The purpose of this policy is to establish a uniform procedure within Abu Dhabi University (hereafter referred to as the “University”) for the review and control of employee absenteeism.  It is the intent of the policy to encourage good employee attendance as an insurance policy against an extended illness, and provide employees and line managers with guidelines defining acceptable and unacceptable attendance for performance purposes, including service rating.  This policy is also...
What Do You Understand By Radbruch's Formula? German jurist Gustav Radbruch published “Statutory Lawlessness and Supra-Statutory Law” (1946) in the wake of the defeat of the Nazi regime. The short article deals with the difficult problem of legal criminality under the Nazi regime and, to a degree, is an attempt to come to terms with the German's past in the area of law. For Radbruch there was an acute need for jurists to deal the perversion of the law under the Nazis and to...
The UK Border Agency is responsible for securing the United Kingdom borders and controlling migration in the United Kingdom. We manage border control for the United Kingdom, enforcing immigration and customs regulations. We also consider applications for permission to enter or stay in the United Kingdom, citizenship and asylum. 2. Legal Aspects of Employment by UKBA Much legislation has been introduced to protect employee’s rights; here introduces some of the more common areas defined by...
Copyright is defined as;“the legal protection extended to the owner of the right in an original work that he has created.”Basically copyright is that protection which is given to the creator of certain types of works as tribute and acknowledgment to their creative intellectual input and labour applied.This protection is limited only to the physical expression of ideas because mere ideas do not qualify for copyright protection.Article 9 (2) of the TRIPS Agreement also...
Although a claim under psychiatric injury is a special case of negligence, I will be applying the elements of the tort of negligence by first determining whether or not Skyride Ltd owe a duty of care to the Claimants.Abdul is in the carriage immediately behind the incident when he suffers a shock that triggers his mental illness. According to Kennedy J, in Dulieu v White, ‘the shock, where it operates through the mind, must be a shock which arises from a reasonable fear of immediate...
As per the scenario my client is a leading manufacturer in UK for the confectionaries it means that the client is well experianced and have sound knowledge about the market. Futher the scenario says that the due to fire accident the factory has to be rebuild for which the estimated rebuilding cost is 60m followed by the monthly continuity cost of about 1.5m from the insurance company which suggests that this is a very huge project and with respect to client one can conculde that the estimated...
Doctrine of Implied Repeal The doctrine of implied repeals was demonstrated in Vauxhall Ests v Liverpool Corporation[4] and Ellen Street Ests v Minister of Health[5]. Parliament may enact a law that repeals any previous law. For Dicey to evaluate that Parliament is bound by its predecessors or can bind its successors provides a mechanism guaranteeing contemporary sovereignty. In Thoburn v Sunderland City Council [2002] EWHC 195.it was held ECA is a Constitutional statute and cannot...