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Professor Warren Barr LL.B (Hons), LL.M(Th), PFHEA

Head of Department & Professor of Law Law

Publications

Selected Publications

  1. Pearce & Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations (7th edition) (Book - 2018)
  2. Repudiatory Breach of Leases – Hard Lessons for the ‘Contractualisation’ of Leasehold Law (Chapter - 2017)
  3. Modern Studies in Property Law: Volume 8 (Book - 2015)
  4. Re-examining the Benefits of Charitable Involvement in Housing the Mentally Vulnerable (Journal article - 2008)
  5. Shell Charities and Terrorist Financing: A Sledgehammer to Crack a Shell? (Journal article - 2018)
  6. Debates in Charity Law (Book - 2020)
  7. Property division on the breakdown of non-marital relationships (Chapter - 2018)
  8. Repudiatory Breach of Leases – Hard Lessons for the ‘Contractualisation’ of Leasehold Law (Conference Paper - 2016)

2020

Debates in Charity Law (Book)

Sigafoos, J., Picton, A. J., Morris, D. J., Barr, W., Tribe, J. P., Shillito, M., . . . Sidel, M. (2020). Debates in Charity Law. J. A. Sigafoos, & A. J. Picton (Eds.), Oxford: Hart Publishing.

2018

Pearce & Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations (7th edition) (Book)

Barr, W., & Pearce, R. (2018). Pearce & Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations (7th edition) (7th ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Property division on the breakdown of non-marital relationships (Chapter)

Barr, W. (2018). Property division on the breakdown of non-marital relationships. In R. Lamont (Ed.), Family Law (pp. 167-204). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Shell Charities and Terrorist Financing: A Sledgehammer to Crack a Shell? (Journal article)

Barr, W. (2018). Shell Charities and Terrorist Financing: A Sledgehammer to Crack a Shell?. Trusts Law International, 32.

2017

Repudiatory Breach of Leases – Hard Lessons for the ‘Contractualisation’ of Leasehold Law (Chapter)

Barr, W. (2017). Repudiatory Breach of Leases – Hard Lessons for the ‘Contractualisation’ of Leasehold Law. In H. Conway, & R. Hickey (Eds.), Modern Studies in Property Law: Volume 9. Oxford: Hart Publishing Ltd (Bloomsbury).

2016

Repudiatory Breach of Leases – Hard Lessons for the ‘Contractualisation’ of Leasehold Law (Conference Paper)

Barr, W. (2016, April 5). Repudiatory Breach of Leases – Hard Lessons for the ‘Contractualisation’ of Leasehold Law. In H. Conway, & R. Hickey (Eds.), Modern Studies in Property Law Vol. 9. Oxford: Hart Publishing Ltd.

2015

Modern Studies in Property Law: Volume 8 (Book)

Barr, W. (Ed.) (2015). Modern Studies in Property Law: Volume 8 (Vol. 8). Oxford: Hart Publishing Ltd.

2014

Pearce and Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations (Book)

Barr, W., & Pearce, R. (2014). Pearce and Stevens' Trusts and Equitable Obligations. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

2013

The impact of cuts in legal aid funding on charities (Journal article)

Morris, D., & Barr, W. (2013). The impact of cuts in legal aid funding on charities. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 35(1), 79-94. doi:10.1080/09649069.2013.774737

DOI: 10.1080/09649069.2013.774737

Big Society and Social Housing: Never the Twain Shall Meet? (Chapter)

Barr, W. (2013). Big Society and Social Housing: Never the Twain Shall Meet?. In N. Hopkins, & N. Hopkins (Eds.), Modern Studies In Property Law: Volume 7 (Vol. 7, pp. 39-58). Oxford: Hart Publishing Ltd.

2012

Housing an individual: Property problems with the mentally vulnerable (Chapter)

Glover-Thomas, N., & Barr, W. (2012). Housing an individual: Property problems with the mentally vulnerable. In New Perspectives on Property Law, Human Rights and the Home (pp. 183-204). doi:10.4324/9781843145301

DOI: 10.4324/9781843145301

2009

'Enabling or Disabling? Increasing Involvement of Charities in Social Housing' (Journal article)

Glover-Thomas, N., & Barr, W. (2009). 'Enabling or Disabling? Increasing Involvement of Charities in Social Housing'. The Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, 73(1), 209-235.

2008

Re-examining the Benefits of Charitable Involvement in Housing the Mentally Vulnerable (Journal article)

Glover-Thomas, N., & Barr, W. (2008). Re-examining the Benefits of Charitable Involvement in Housing the Mentally Vulnerable. Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, 59, 177-200.

2007

Leases: rethinking possession against vulnerable groups (Chapter)

Barr, W. (2007). Leases: rethinking possession against vulnerable groups. In E. Cooke, & E. Cooke (Eds.), Volume 4 (pp. 119-142). Oxford: Hart Publishing Ltd.

2005

Charitable housing providers and the mentally vulnerable: housing problems (Journal article)

Barr, W., & Glover-Thomas, N. (2005). Charitable housing providers and the mentally vulnerable: housing problems. Journal of Housing Law, 8(6), 81-84.

Housing The Mentally Vulnerable - The Role Of Charities (Report)

Barr, W., & Glover-Thomas, N. (2005). Housing The Mentally Vulnerable - The Role Of Charities. Liverpool: Charity Law Unit. Retrieved from http://www.liv.ac.uk/law/clu/docs/

Housing reform - A better deal for the mentally vulnerable? (Journal article)

Barr, W., & Glover-Thomas, N. (2005). Housing reform - A better deal for the mentally vulnerable?. The Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, 69, 207-228.

2003

Commonhold: The New Law (Journal article)

Clarke, D. N. (2003). Commonhold: The New Law. Unknown Journal, 179-181.

New terms or new lease: principles of leasehold variation (Chapter)

Barr, W. (2003). New terms or new lease: principles of leasehold variation. In E. Cooke, & E. Cooke (Eds.), Modern Studies In Property Law: Volume 2 (pp. 229-247). Oxford: Hart Publishing Ltd.

2002

Charity mergers - property problems (Journal article)

Warburton, J., & Barr, W. (2002). Charity mergers - property problems. The Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, 66, 531-549.

Foundations of Charity (Journal article)

Mitchell, C. (2002). Foundations of Charity. Unknown Journal, 13(1), 119-124.

2001

Charitable lettings and their legal pitfalls (Chapter)

Barr, W. (2001). Charitable lettings and their legal pitfalls. In E. Cooke, & E. Cooke (Eds.), Modern Studies In Property Law: Property 2000 (Vol. 1, pp. 239-254). Oxford: Hart Publishing Ltd.

Frustration of leases - The hazards of contractualisation (Journal article)

Barr, W. (2001). Frustration of leases - The hazards of contractualisation. The Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, 82-97.

2000

Mehta v Royal Bank of Scotland (Journal article)

Barr, W. (2000). Mehta v Royal Bank of Scotland. Journal of Social Welfare & Family Law, 22, 229-231.

1999

Repudiation of Leases - A Fool's Paradise (Chapter)

Barr, W. (1999). Repudiation of Leases - A Fool's Paradise. In P. Jackon, & D. Wilde (Eds.), Contemporary Property Law (pp. 317-342). London: Ashgate Publishing Ltd.