Tag: UK Law

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Oakley v Walker - 1977
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff suffered severe personal injuries, including a change of personality, as a result of the defendant's negligence. His injuries and in......

Proactive Sports Management v Rooney
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The respondent, Wayne Rooney, assigned his image rights to the third respondent company. An agreement between the respondents and the appellant sports......

Mogul Steamship Co v McGregor
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiffs were independent shipowners who sent their ships to the cargo port to obtain cargo. An association (the defendants)......

Goldsoll v Goldman
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff and the defendant carried out similar business as dealers of imitation jewellery. The defendant sold his business to the plaintiff......

Newstead v London Express Newspaper
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: A newspaper published details of a bigamy trial and referred to the accused as “Harold Newstead, thirty-year-old Camberwell man.” Another man......

Pawlett v Attorney General
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff (P) mortgaged his property to a man named Ludlow. P failed to make payments in terms of the mortgage due, he claimed......

Gregg v Scott
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant, Gregg, noticed an unusual lump under his arm and subsequently sought a medical opinion regarding it. His doctor incorrectly and negligently......

Hamp v Bygrave
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant purchased a house from the defendant. The particulars of sale mentioned several stone garden ornaments that rested......

Financings Ltd v Stimson - 1962
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The case regarded a hire purchase transaction, in which the dealer was an agent of the finance company. The hirer paid a deposit of £70 to......

Mullin v Richards 1998
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant was a 15-year-old girl who play-fought with rulers with another 15-year-old girl (the claimant)....

Mills v News Group Newspapers
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant was Heather Mills who was publicly associated with Sir Paul McCartney. She had contracted to buy a new house and was anxious......

Museprime Properties Ltd v Adhill Properties
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Three properties (940, 942, 944) contained commercial premises and residential accommodation. The rent review on each property was scheduled after......

R v A (No.2) - Case Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant (D) was charged with rape. In his defence he claimed that the complainant had consented to the sexual intercourse......

Gulf Oil Ltd v Page
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant was in an exclusive supply agreement with the defendants, the owners of petrol filling stations. Following a debt dispute......

G Scammell and Nephew Ltd v Ouston
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Ouston agreed to purchase a new motor van from Scammell but stipulated that the purchase price should be set up on a hire-purchase......

Dixon v Fisher
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: John Dixon was the owner and operator of several coal mines, some of which were owned outright by him and others were held under various leases....

Dubai Aluminium v Salaam - Case Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The senior partner of a firm drafted a consultancy agreement and other requisite documentation for a client’s fraudulent enterprise....

Platform Funding Ltd v Bank of Scotland
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: A surveyor was instructed by a mortgage lender to inspect and value property on 1 Bakers Yard offered by a borrower as the security for a loan....

Harris v Evans
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff ran a business providing bungee jumping facilities to the public by using a mobile telescopic crane. In 1993, the first defendant......

Parker v South Eastern Railway - Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Parker argued he had not seen the notice in the cloak room and had not read the terms on the ticket, but had simply placed it......