Foreword / Lord Sumption Introductory remarks and the law of evidence / Colin Tapper Responsibility for harm to others : a brief survey / Tony Honoré But for Lord Hoffmann, how would the causal inquiry in negligence look? / Sarah Green A long, hard look at Gray v Thames Trains Ltd / James Goudkamp Lord Hoffmann and the economic torts / Roderick Bagshaw Salvaging of the law of torts / Robert Stevens Are human rights culturally determined? : a riposte to Lord Hoffmann / Sandra Fredman Lord Hoffmann and public law : TV dinner or dining at the Savoy? / Alison L. Young A trump card which sometimes wins : Lord Hoffmann, free speech and the media / Jacob Rowbottom Lord Hoffmann and purposive interpretation in intellectual property law / Justine Pila Lord Hoffmann and the law of employment : the notorious episode of Johnson v Unisys Ltd / Alan Bogg and Hugh Collins The meaning of commercial contracts / Paul S. Davies Tangling in the undergrowth / Francis Reynolds Lord Hoffmann, tax law and principles / Judith Freedman Retrospective mistakes of law / Frederick Wilmot-Smith The jurisprudence of Lord Hoffmann in property law / Roger Smith Proprietary estoppel : the importance of looking back / Ben McFarlane Corporate attribution and the lessons of Meridian / Jennifer Payne.
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