Law of Guarantees

10 January, 2012

Frequently cited in court, this text is the leading work on guarantees written by experts in their field; Millett and Andrews.  A practitioner focused text examining the law and practice of guarantees and surety, it covers everything required for work in this area.

  • Provides a detailed analysis of the various statutory and contractual requirements relating to the law of guarantees
  • Looks at the elements of a guarantee, its construction, and its enforcement
  • Covers all areas of law including guarantees for loans, consumer credit, hire purchase, landlord and tenant, building contracts and commercial contracts
  • Examines the guarantor’s liability and rights against both creditors and debtors
  • Discusses revocation of contracts and discharge of the surety
  • Deals with insolvency in relation to guarantees
  • Provides workflow solutions in the format of checklists, specimen pleadings as well as 14 precedents for use in drafting, making your day-to-day work quicker and easier

Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell