DPs and CMs: 1970 - 1979

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1979

°Memorandum 43 - Voluntary Obligations: Defective Expression and its Correction

  • Resulting Report: 79

 

1978

°Memorandum 42 - Defective Consent and Consequential Matters (vol 1; vol 2)

  • Resulting Report: 92

 

°Memorandum 41 - Family Law: Occupancy Rights in the Matrimonial Home and Domestic Violence (vol 1; vol 2)

  • Resulting Report: 60

 

 

1977

°Memorandum 40 - Confidential Information

  • Resulting Report: 90

 

°Memorandum 39 - Constitution and Proof of Voluntary Obligations - Formalities of Constitution and Restrictions on Proof

  •  Resulting Report: 112

 

°Memorandum 38 Constitution and Proof of Voluntary Obligations - Stipulations in Favour of Third Parties

  •  No resulting report

 

Memorandum 37 - Constitution and Proof of Voluntary Obligations - Abortive Constitution

  •  No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 36 - Constitution and Proof of Voluntary Obligations - Formation of Contract

  • Resulting Report: 144

 

°Memorandum 35 - Constitution and Proof of Voluntary Obligations - Unilateral Promises

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 34 - Constitution and Proof of Voluntary Obligations - General Introduction and Summary of Provisional Proposals

  • No resulting report

 

 

1976

°Memorandum 33 - Law of Rights in Security - Company Law - Registration of Charges: Scotland

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 32 - Comments on White Paper Our Changing Democracy: Devolution to Scotland and Wales. Appendix - Devolution, Scots Law and the Role of the Commission

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 31 - Corporeal Moveables - Remedies

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 30 - Corporeal Moveables - Usucapion or Acquisitive Prescription

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 29 - Corporeal Moveables - Lost and Abandoned Property

  • Resulting Report: 57

 

°Memorandum 28 - Corporeal Moveables - Mixing, Union and Creation

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 27 - Corporeal Moveables - Protection of the Onerous bona fide Acquirer of Another's Property

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 26 - Corporeal Moveables - Some Problems of Classification

  • No resulting report

 

Memorandum 25 - Corporeal Moveables - Passing of Risk and of Ownership

  • No resulting report

 

Memorandum 24 - Corporeal Moveables - General Introduction and Summary of Provisional Proposals

  • No resulting report

 

°Memorandum 23 - *Custody of Children - Jurisdiction and Enforcement within the United Kingdom

  • Resulting Report: 91

 

°Memorandum 22 - Aliment and Financial Provision (2 vols in 5 parts: part 1; part 2; part 3; part 4; part 5)

  • Resulting Report: 67

 

1975

°Memorandum 21 - Damages for Personal Injuries - Deductions and Heads of Claim

  • Resulting Report: 51

 

°Memorandum 20 - *Liability for Defective Products

  • Resulting Report: 45

 

1972

°Memorandum 19 - Powers of Judicial Factors

  • Resulting Report: 59

 

°Memorandum 18 - Liability of a Paramour in Damages for Adultery and Enticement of a Spouse

  • Resulting Report: 42

 

°Memorandum 17 - Damages for Injuries Causing Death

  • Resulting Reports: 31 and 64

 

 

1971

°Memorandum 16 - Insolvency, Bankruptcy and Liquidation in Scotland (parts I-III; parts IV-VI & appendices)

  • Resulting Report: 68

 

°Memorandum 15 - *The Exclusion of Liability for Negligence in the Sale of Goods and Exemption Clauses for the Supply of Services and Other Contracts

  • Resulting Report: 39

 

°Memorandum 14 - Remedies in Administrative Law

  • No resulting report

 

1970

°Memorandum 13 - Jurisdiction in Divorce

  • Resulting Report: 25