• BANKING AND INSURANCE LAW VOLUME ONE. BANKING LAW ACCORDING TO THE ROMAN LAW, ROMAN-DUTCH LAW, SOUTH AFRICAN LAW AND ENGLISH LAW

Publisher:
Lambert Academic Publishing
Publication date:
2010-10-01
Authors:

(Professor Mbuya is an academic, author, corporate banker, risk specialist, accountant, strategist, turnaround specialist, women and child activist, drug and substance activist, HIV/AIDS activist, and a leadership student. He holds a British MBA and a PhD in Banking. He has written over 30 books and 50 articles, supervised over 150 MBAs.)
ISBN:
9783843360098

Description:

The book curves in on all the basics of banking and insurance law according to the Roman Law, Roman- Dutch Law, English Law and the South African Law. The following have been deliberated: Classification of South African Law, sources of law, the banker- customer relationship, law of contract, rules of agency, trust principles, termination of contact, the duty of confidentiality, termination of the bank''s authority to pay, wrongful dishonour, bank statements, attaching of monies, stop payments, stop orders, trust accounts, current account, dormant account, freezing of an account, the essentials of a valid contract,advertisements- are they offers, contracts concluded at a distance,express and implied, legal enforceability, concent of parties, legal consequences of mistakes, misrepresentation, dures, undue influence, insane persons, intoxicated persons, prodicals, minors, married women, reasonable cause effect of an illigal contract, performance, novation, release, set-off, merger, prescription, insolvency, breach of contract, remedies for breach of contract,duty of secrecy, restatement and many others.

MATERIAS: Origin and Divisions of South African Law, Bank – customer relationship, Law of Contract, Law of Sale, Law of Negotiable Instruments, Law of Lease, Law of Agency, Law of Partnership, Law of Insurance.