The institution of the trust in civil and common law (Volume 252)
(419 words)

Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Volume: 252

Brill | Nijhoff, Leiden | Boston, 1995

Abstract

In his course dedicated to common law trust and trust in the Roman-Germanic tradition, Donovan Waters, Professor at the University of Victoria, Canada, elaborates on the theory that, though the English trust and fideicommissum have much in common, they have two totally different approaches. To this purpose Professor Waters recalls of the origins and the historical development of common law trust…

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Waters, Donovan W.M., “The institution of the trust in civil and common law (Volume 252)”, in: Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-8096_pplrdc_ej.9789041101686.113_453>
First published online: 1995



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