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Mohamed Ramjohn is Associate Professor at Ealing Law School.
Contents Guide to the book Acknowlegements Preface Table of Cases Table of Statutes and other instruments List of figures 1.Historical Outlines of Equity 2.Introduction to Trusts 3.The `Three Certainties' Test 4.Constitution of an Express Trust 5.Formalities for the Creation of Express Trusts 6.Discretionary Trusts 7.Resulting Trusts 8.Constructive Trusts I 9.Constructive Trusts 11 - The Family Home 10.Secret Trusts and Mutual Wills 11.Private Purpose Trusts 12.Charitable Trusts 13.Appointment, Retirement and Removal of Trustees 14.Duties and Powers of Trustees 15.Variation of Trusts 16.Breach of Trust 17.Equitable Remedies of Injunctions and Specific Performance Glossary Index