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LAWS77-517: Equitable Remedies

Description

Equitable Remedies is an elective subject in postgraduate programs offered by the Faculty of Law. This subject covers the important field of equitable remedies. The equitable remedies to be studied will include specific performance, declarations, injunctions, rescission, equitable damages, rectification, account and set-off. The types of injunctions which will be examined comprise permanent injunctions, quia timet injunctions, interlocutory and interim injunctions, ex parte injunctions, mareva injunctions, anton piller orders as well as mandatory and prohibitory injunctions. Note that it is compulsory for students intending to seek admission in Malaysia who commenced in 992 semester onwards.

Subject details

Type: Postgraduate Subject
Code: LAWS77-517
EFTSL: 0.125
Faculty: Faculty of Law
Semesters offered:
  • May 2022 [Standard Offering]
Credit: 10
Study areas:
  • Law
Subject fees:
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,250.00
  • Commencing in 2022: $5,310.00
  • Commencing in 2023: $5,450.00
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,710.00
  • Commencing in 2022: $5,710.00
  • Commencing in 2023: $5,860.00

Learning objectives

1. Acquire understanding of the various equitable remedies available where a civil wrong has occurred. 2. Develop the ability to articulate the principles governing the availability of such remedies. 3. Develop the ability to apply knowledge of these principles so as to identify relevant legal issues. 4. Develop the ability to discuss complex concepts relating to equitable remedies.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites:

Nil

Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

Assumed Prior Learning (or equivalent):

Restrictions:

Students must be into a Masters law degree OR LA-43040 Doctor of Legal Science (Research) OR be an approved Law Study Abroad or Law Exchange student.

This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.

Anti-requisites:

Subject dates

  • Standard Offering
    Enrolment opens: 20/03/2022
    Semester start: 16/05/2022
    Subject start: 16/05/2022
    Cancellation 1: 30/05/2022
    Cancellation 2: 06/06/2022
    Last enrolment: 29/05/2022
    Withdraw - Financial: 11/06/2022
    Withdraw - Academic: 02/07/2022
    Teaching census: 10/06/2022
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens: 20/03/2022
Semester start: 16/05/2022
Subject start: 16/05/2022
Cancellation 1: 30/05/2022
Cancellation 2: 06/06/2022
Last enrolment: 29/05/2022
Withdraw - Financial: 11/06/2022
Withdraw - Academic: 02/07/2022
Teaching census: 10/06/2022