PERSONAL PROPERTY LAW
2017/2018, Semester 2
Modular Credits: LL4258V ( 5 ) / LL5258V ( 5 ) / LL6258V ( 5 )
The objective of this course is to provide students with an understanding of key personal property concepts. Topics to be studied will include: types of personal property; personal property entitlements recognised at common law, notably, possession, ownership, title and general and special property, with some reference also to equitable entitlements; the transfer of such entitlements; the conflict between competing entitlements; the protection given by law to such entitlements; the assignment of things in action; security interests over personal property.
NUS Compulsory Core Curriculum or its equivalent
Mode of Assessment:
Essay - 25% [Release: Tue, 13 Mar (6pm); Due: Thur, 15 Mar (6pm)]; 6-Hr Take Home Exam - 75% [Release: Tue, 24 April 2018 (5pm); Due: Tue, 24 April 2018 (11pm)]
Students who have read: LL4047/LL5047/LL6047; LL4047V/LL5047V/LL6047V Personal Property I - Tangible; LL4168/LL5168/LL6168; LL4168V/LL5168V/LL6168V Personal Property Law II - Intangible & LL4411/LL5411/LL6411 Personal Property Law (8MC) are precluded.