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Ultra Vires as an Unjust Factor in the Law of Unjust Enrichment

Fitzgerald, Brian F. (1993) Ultra Vires as an Unjust Factor in the Law of Unjust Enrichment. Griffith Law Review, 2(1).

Abstract

This article examines the application of unjust enrichment and restitution law to ultra vires government acts. It posits a general theory about how courts should deal with the effect of unconstitutionality.

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ID Code: 7413
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: Unjust enrichment, Ultra vires, Woolwich, Unjust factor, Unconstitutional, Unconstitutionality, Restitution
ISSN: 1038-3441
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Commercial and Contract Law (180105)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Constitutional Law (180108)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1993 Brian Fitzgerald
Deposited On: 01 May 2007
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 22:40

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