MLJ717 - Trusts and Equitable Remedies


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

For M729 (Juris Doctor) students only


MLJ701, MLJ711 and MLJ716

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - online

1 x 2.5 hour class (recordings provided) + 1.5 hour online seminar (live streamed and recordings provided) per week


This unit aims to equip students with the knowledge and ability to apply, critically evaluate and effectively communicate trusts and remedies law, and develop a deep appreciation of major policy issues and developments in the law. Topics include: the relationship between common law and equity, fiduciary relationships, fiduciary remedies, equitable remedies for transactions, the nature of trust, trustee duties and rights, the creation of requirements for express trusts, resulting and constructive trusts, and charitable trusts.

Unit Fee Information

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