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Unformatted text preview: Doctrines principles used over and over again. Stare Decisis case precedents are binding authority Exception to precedent are cases of first impression Brown vs Board of Education (1954) overrules Plessy/Furgeson Plessy vs Furgeson (1898) Balck man on train kicked off. Took case to court and established Separate But Equal. Common Law Remedies recover damages. At law and equity equitable principle and fairness (not damages) Kings Courts and Remedies AT LAW 12/13 Century was no remedy at law, no remedy at all Church began to grant equitable remedies. Remedies at Law vs Equity Crown and church Crown provides remedies at law Church provides equities Martin Luthers reformation (1517) removes Catholic Church. Crown captures jurisdiction of church Henry 8 destroys great Abbeys Judge may rule against plaintiff King sets up Kings Court dealing with the LAW...
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2011 for the course BUSINESS BLW 3013 taught by Professor Sandoval during the Spring '10 term at The University of Texas at San Antonio- San Antonio.
- Spring '10
- Business Law