Lionel Smith

in The Oxford Handbook of Legal Studies

Published in print June 2005 | ISBN: 9780199248179
Published online September 2012 | | DOI:


This article focuses on the unresolved debates and issues throughout the field of restitution. These include the organization of the subject, the interaction of restitution with other legal categories, and restitution for unjust enrichment when more than two parties are involved in the dispute.

Keywords: law of restitution; legal theory; legal categories; unjust enrichment; obligation; defective transfer; gain-based remedies

Article.  6545 words. 

Subjects: Law ; Legal System and Practice

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