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ISBN: 9781552213308-01


The Jurisdiction of Equity

From: Law of Equitable Remedies, 2/e


Introduces the jurisdiction of equity by providing a brief history of equity and discussing the reception of equity into Canada, the concept of modern equitable jurisdiction, the relationship between rights and remedies, and common law and equitable remedies, as well as the maxims of equity.



Jeffrey Berryman

Jeffrey Berryman, LL.B., M.Jur., LL.M., is Professor of Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Windsor, where he teaches remedies, restitution, and contract law. He also holds a chair in law at the Faculty of Law, University of Auckland (fractional appointment), where he teaches in the graduate program. A member of both the Law Society of Upper Canada and a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand, he is the coordinating editor and a contributor to the only Canadian casebook on remedies, Remedies: Cases and Materials (Emond Montgomery, 2012), now in its sixth edition, and has written extensively on remedies both in Canada and internationally.