University of Karachi Bachelor of Law LL.B Part I Past Paper of Law of Equity and Specific Relief Annual 2008
Section “A” (Maxims of Equity)
Q.1 Explain the maxim with illustration “where the Equities are equal, the first in time shall prevail”.
Q.2 Discuss the doctrine of “Laches”.
Q.3 Write short notes on any TWO of the following:
(i) Origin of Equity
(ii) Equity follows the Law
(iii) Equity acts in personam
Section “B” (The Specific Relief Act, 1877)
Q.4 Discuss the scope of a suit for possession of an immovable property on the basis of title.
Q.5 When specific performance of a contract is enforceable. Discuss any two circumstances? Also state what type of contracts cannot be specifically enforced? Give illustrations.
Q.6 What are the essential ingredients for a declaratory suit?
Q.7 Briefly discuss the principles for the grant of a temporary injunction and how does it differ from a permanent injunction.
Q.8 Write short notes on any TWO of the following:
(i) Mandatory Injunction
(ii) Perpetual Injunction
(iii) Cancellation of Instruments