Essays Tagged: "John Selden"

Equity's concern for fairness can often invert it into its opposite. Courts of Equity - equity of redemption. English law

, its lack of formality and preoccupation with 'fairness' on an ad-hoc basis evoked much criticism. John Selden once remarked of equity 'Tis all one as if they should make the standard (of equity's co ...

(9 pages) 232 5 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law