Donation in Scots Law

Hector MacQueen, Martin Hogg

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This article provides an analysis of the nature of donation in Scots Law, and considers matters such as the formation and constitution of donative acts, the obligations and remedies of the parties, revocation of donative acts, and mixed donations. It also considers the relationship between donation and promise in Scots law.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-24
Number of pages24
JournalJuridical Review
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • promise
  • donation


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