28/01/2023

Jurusan Hukum Fakultas Hukum Universitas Pelita Harapan Universitas Pelita Harapan

Lord Chief Justice Pratt ruled that even though the boy could not be said to own the jewel, he should be considered the rightful keeper (“finders keepers”) until the original owner is found. In fact the apprentice and the boy both had a right of possession in the jewel , but the boy’s possessory interest was considered better, because it could be shown to be first in time. Consideration indicates the fact that all parties to a contract have exchanged something of value.

  • This “great charter” or Magna Carta of 1215 also required that the King’s entourage of judges hold their courts and judgments at “a certain place” rather than dispensing autocratic justice in unpredictable places about the country.
  • The first specialist administrative court was the Conseil d’√Čtat set up in 1799, as Napoleon assumed power in France.
  • Some countries allow their highest judicial authority to overrule legislation they determine