Tag: UK Law

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Gandy v Gandy
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: As part of a deed of separation between husband and wife, the husband agreed to pay the trustees an annual sum of money for his wife and two eldest daughters......

Hardwick v Johnson - 1978
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The agreement was held to be a joint contractual license. Where informal family agreements are made and the parties do not......

Edinburgh & Dalkeith Railway Co v Wauchope
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The case revolves around a railway that was built by through a private land owner’s property (Wauchope) and their 'compensatory' scheme of levies...

Donovan v The Face
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant, Jason Donovan, was a successful singer. In the early 1990s, the magazine called The Face published an article alleging that Mr Donovan was......

Donohoe v Ingram
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: A couple jointly occupied a home alongside their children. The father subsequently entered bankruptcy and their creditors sought to......

Greatorex v Greatorex
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The defendant, John Greatorex (D), had been drinking with his friend H. With H’s permission D proceeded to drive H’s car, with H himself as a passenger....

Harvey v ADI Ltd
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Harvey (H) refurbished some properties owned by ADI (A). The architects working on behalf of A provided tender documents which were based......

Gravy Solutions Ltd v Xyzmo Software
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Gravy sought to impose a freezing injunction against a company related to Xyzmo (called Z), after commission Gravy alleged to have earned was......

Grant v Edwards - 1986
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The complainant, Mrs Grant, was going to co-habit with Mr Grant. The defendant purchased a house for them to live together in December 1969......

Hill v Baxter - 1958
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The defendant (B) was charged with dangerous driving. He claimed to have no memory from an early point in his journey to immediately......

Harvela v Royal Trust of Canada
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The first defendant held shares in company. By means of a telex communication they invited the claimant and the second defendant......

Felthouse v Bindley - (1862)
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Paul Felthouse sued Mr Bindley in the tort of conversion, with it necessary to show that the horse was his property, in order to prove…...

Gillatt v Sky Television
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The contract provided for the determination by an independent chartered accountant of the share value....

Eminence Property Developments v Heaney
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Mr. Heaney purchased 13 flats from Eminence Property for an aggregate price, concluding 13 separate contracts, with identical terms......

Dalrymple v Dalrymple Summary
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: A wife raised a claim against her husband for the restitution of conjugal rights. Due to family circumstances requiring secrecy......

Gunthing v Lynn (1831) 2 B7 Ad 232
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The buyer of a horse, who was the plaintiff in this case, promised the seller that they would pay $5 more for the horse, or buy another horse from......

Holman v Johnson - 1775
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff sold and delivered a quantity of tea to the defendant knowing that the defendant intended to smuggle it into England......

Hodgson v Trapp - 1989
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant suffered extensive injuries as a result of the defendant’s negligence, as a consequence of which he was unable to take care of himself....

Durham Tees Valley Airport v Bmibaby
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Bmibaby entered an agreement to operate two aircraft from Durham Tees Valley Airport (DTVA) in 2004. The contract was to continue for a 10-year term......

Harris v Birkenhead Corp
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Harris was an infant plaintiff who brought an action against Birkenhead Corporation for damages for the personal injury she had......

Fagan v Metropolitan Police Commissioner
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Fagan was sat in his car when he was approached by a police officer who told him to move the vehicle. Fagan did so, reversed his car......

Davidge v Bennett - 1984
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The Defendant (D) received cheques from her three flatmates in order to pay for the communal gas bill. Instead, D spent the money on Christmas......

H West & Son Ltd v Shepherd - 1963
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant was knocked down by a lorry which was owned by the first defendants and negligently driven by an employee of the second defendant....