Monthly Archives: May 2013

Fiduciary Relationship and Contract of Sale

This article explains whether or not there is a fiduciary relationship between the parties in a contract of sale: the seller and the buyer. We will see that in contract of sale of goods, goods are the subject matter, and

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Academic Vacancy: Department Chair of Accounting

Colorado State University invites applications and nominations for the position of Department Chair of Accounting in the College of Business. This position reports directly to the Dean of the College of Business. Job Description: The successful candidate will have the

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Academic Vacancy: Assistant/Associate Professor of Law

Queen’s University Faculty of Law invites applications for one tenure-track or tenured appointment as an Assistant or Associate Professor to begin no later than September 1, 2013. Job Qualifications: The Faculty is particularly interested in applicants whose research and teaching

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LLM and MSc Degree Programs in Comparative Law, Economics, and Finance

The International University College (IUC) of Turin is accepting applications for the 2013-2014 LLM and MSc Degree programs in “Comparative Law, Economics, and Finance” with classes taught entirely in English. At the IUC of Turin a number of renowned intellectuals

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Call for Papers: 2013 Law Review Symposium

Campbell University School of Law announces its 2013 Law Review Symposium: “The Evolving Role of the Corporate Counsel: How Information Technology is Reinventing Legal Practice”. Date: October 18th, 2013, Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S.A. The Fall 2013 Law Review Symposium will

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Using the 10-Ps to Distinguish a Hire-Purchase Transaction from a Sale

As individuals, we embark on numerous commercial transactions of distinct nature daily. One of such transactions is the hire-purchase transaction. A hire-purchase transaction is one under which an owner of goods lets his goods out on hire to another person

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Academic Vacancy: Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance

Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) invites applications for a tenured full professorship to fill the endowed Bajola Parisani Chair. We are looking for a person with broad research interests in line with the mission of the Institute; there

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Conditions Necessary for a Valid Ratification of the Acts of an Agent

An agency relationship has a tripartite structure. It involves the principal, the agent and a third party. The agent acts on behalf of the principal in relation to the third party. Consequently, an agent is said to be a conduit

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Research Scholarships – University of Leeds – Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

The University of Leeds is offering a number of University Research Scholarships for students from the UK and EU.  The Scholarships are available to new students wishing to commence doctoral study in the Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

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PhD Scholarships: University of Dundee – School of Law

Dundee Law School is pleased to offer two PhD Scholarships for the September 2013 entry to its Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme. With excellent doctoral facilities and a commitment to producing research of the highest quality, Dundee Law School offers

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LSE Fellow: London School of Economics and Political Science – Department of Law

The Law Department, London School of Economics and Political Science, seeks to appoint up to four fixed-term LSE Fellows. The objective of the Fellowships is to provide a development opportunity for those who have exceptional potential in legal research and

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Imperial MBA Scholarships

Imperial College Business School is delighted to offer substantial scholarship funding for the Imperial Full-Time MBA, for October 2013 entry. The Imperial MBA is an intensive, one-year programme which will challenge you to imagine, innovate and inspire. Brilliant minds will

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