Ben McFarlane is Professor of Law at University College London. His teaching and research interests include property law, equity and trusts, unjust enrichment and commercial law. He is a Visiting Professor at Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) and an Honorary Senior Fellow at Melbourne Law School. He is the author of The Structure of Property Law and The Law of Proprietary Estoppel. He is one of the authors of Hayton and Mitchell's Text, Cases and Commentary on the Law of Trusts and Equitable Remedies; of Land Law: Text, Cases and Materials; of Core Text: Land Law; and is a contributor to Snell's Equity. He is a member of the International Advisory Panel for the American Law Institute's Fourth Restatement: Property.
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Substance and Form in EquityFree Public Lecture
The proper role of equity in modern private law remains a matter of contention, particularly in the commercial context. On the one hand, it is clear that particular equitable concepts (such as the trust, equitable assignment, and equitable estoppe...PresentersProfessor Ben McFarlane
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Conscience and Commerce: The Place of Equity in Commercial LawFree Public Lecture
For the third event in the 2017 Judges in Conversation series, the Honourable Justice Jennifer Davies (Federal Court of Australia) will be in conversation with Professor Ben McFarlane (Professor of Law at University College London) to discuss the ...