On Fitting Trusts into Civil Law Jurisdictions

18 Pages Posted: 23 Sep 2008

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Tony Honoré

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law


In discussing whether and on what lines the law of trusts might be introduced into the law of the people's Republic of China, it will be as well to sketch the constitutional, conceptual and politico-economic background, before turning to the obstacles, technical and political to the reception of trust law in civil law jurisdictions generally and in the PRC in particular.

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Honoré, Tony, On Fitting Trusts into Civil Law Jurisdictions. Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 27/2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1270179 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1270179

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