Volume 1 provides complete coverage of all types of personal property. Specifically it covers ownership of goods or tangible things, fixtures, gifts, bailment, liens, ships (including maritime liens), choses in action, and special forms of choses in action and incorporeal property. It also includes an overview of personal property securities.
Volume 2 contains detailed treatment of the personal property securities regime in New Zealand. This includes explanation and analysis of key concepts, such as security interests, security agreements, attachment, perfection, priority rules, and processed or commingled goods. It also provides commentary and guidance in relation to the Personal Property Securities Act 1999 (and the Personal Property Securities Register) as well as the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act 2003.
Table of contents
Chapter 1: Chapter
Chapter 2: Ownership of goods or tangible things
Chapter 3: Fixtures
Chapter 4: Gifts
Chapter 5: Bailment
Chapter 6: Personal Property Securities
Chapter 7: Liens
Chapter 8: Ships and Maritime Liens
Chapter 9: Choses in action*
Chapter 10: Special Forms of Choses in Action and Incorporeal Property
*choses in action are things like rights in a contract, shares, bills of exchange, goodwill and the rights to copyright, patents and trade marks