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Haynes v Harwood
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff was a police constable on duty inside a police station, located in a busy street, often attended by many people, including children....

Dutton v Poole Case
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: A son made a contract with his father for his father to not cut down an oak woodland. As consideration for this, the son would make a payment......

Property Law 1 (Land Law)
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Land law has and always will be of great importance to people, for a start; we all need somewhere to live. Whether it is freehold property......

Holland v Hodgson
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The owner of a mill mortgaged the mill to the claimant. The owner also under the bankruptcy provisions relevant at the time......

Hanina v Morland - 2000
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The respondent in this case was tenant in a premises in a house, the freeholder of which had granted a 99 year lease of the first......

Gillick v West Norfolk AHA
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Mrs Gillick was a mother of five children, one of whom had sought and received contraceptive advice from a local doctor whilst below the age......

Mbasogo v Logo Ltd - Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The action was launched by the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea and related to an alleged coup d’etat against the President and his......

Evenden v Guildford City
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Evenden was made redundant by the football club. He then claimed for redundancy pay under the Redundancy Payments Act 1965 for his years of employment......

Pape v Cumbria County Council
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Ms Pape was employed as a part-time cleaner by the defendant council. The council had provided their employees with rubber gloves, but the employees were......

The Hannah Blumenthal 1983 - Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: A contract was made for the sale of a ship. A dispute arose between the parties regarding alleged defects. The dispute was referred to......

MacCormick v Lord Advocate
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimants, MacCormick and Hamilton, brought an action against the Crown in Scotland which contested Queen Elizabeth using the title......

Harris v Nickerson - Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant was an auctioneer who had advertised in the London papers that certain brewing materials, plant, and office furniture would be sold......

Grow With Us v Green Thumb
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Grow With Us Ltd entered into a franchise agreement with Green Thumb to set up a lawn treatment business in accordance with Green Thumbs methods......

F v West Berkshire Health Authority
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The case concerned a 36 year old woman who however had the mental age of a minor. The woman in question lived permanently......

Human Rights Freedom
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Human Rights refers to the fundamental rights and freedom enjoyed by human beings, mainly dealing with individual rights and responsibilities......

Hannaford v Selby - 1976
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendants, the Selby family, were the parents of the complainant, Mrs Hannaford. The Hannaford family bought property......

Dickinson v Dodds
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The court held that the statement made by Mr Dodds was nothing more than a promise; there was no binding contract formed....

Daniel v Drew - Case Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: A Hampshire farm was left in trust to sisters Mss Drew and Daniel. The sisters gave away their interest to their respective sons....

Foulger v Newcomb
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant was, amongst other things, a warrener and gamekeeper and he was regularly employed as such by neighbouring land occupiers....

Musgrove v Pandelis
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The Claimant rented rooms above a domestic garage in which the Defendant kept a car. The Defendant’s employee (his chauffeur) was instructed to clean......

Dimskal Shipping v ITWF
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The Plaintiffs owned a vessel manned by Greeks and Filipinos when it docked at a Swedish port. An agent of I.T.F informed the plaintiff......

Domestic Violence | Family Law Study Area | Law Teacher
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Domestic Violence. The phrase 'domestic violence' is usually taken to mean unlawful violence used or threatened by one spouse or cohabitant against the other. The perpetrator is usually the male partner, and pronouns are......