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Massey v Midland Bank
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Ms Massey owned a house. Her companion (although they did not live together), P, convinced to charge the house as security for an overdraft......

Metropolitan Police Commissioner v Caldwell
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The appellant had worked in a hotel and during this employment he developed a grudge against the hotel owner. This eventually came to the......

Moeliker v A Reyolle - 1977
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant had been apprenticed to the defendant company when he was a teenager and had been employed by them ever since....

Offord v Davies - 1862
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant, in this case, agreed to secure money to advance to a third party on discount for the space of twelve calendar months....

Negligence in Public Policy Cases
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Public Bodies and Policy. >According to the ILEx Part 2 syllabus, candidates need to be aware of the continuing trend to restrict liability particularly for public bodies eg X v Bedfordshire County Council......

R v B [2007] 1 WLR 1567
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant was accused of raping a victim outside of a nightclub. After his arrest, the defendant informed the custody officer......

Northern Ireland v Lynch - 1975
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant was charged with aiding and abetting a second degree murder. He drove members of the Irish terrorist group the IRA into town where they had......

Morgan v Odhams Press
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant was a journalist collecting material on a dog doping gang story, whereby he put a key witness (who agreed to talk to him)......

Pigott v Thompson
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff was a treasurer to the commissioners of the tolls and as such, earned an annual salary and was employed by way of an act of Parliament....

Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarkets plc
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Mohamud had used a petrol station kiosk and approached a member of staff with a question. The employee responded in an aggressive manner......

Macklin v Dowsett - 2004
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Dowsett was in a dire financial situation. He had a bungalow that was condemned by the local authority. He was able to obtain planning for......

Pritchard v Briggs
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff was a tenant of the vendors. His lease contained an option to purchase the retained lands upon the death of both vendors....

Phipps v Pears - 1965
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff and defendant both owned houses which were adjacent to one another, on Market Street, Warwick. Phipps did not insulate his house......

R v ABCD - 2010
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendants participated in an attack against a victim in the victim’s home. The attack was organised by an individual other than the ones who......

Marc Rich v Bishop Rock -Case Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: During a voyage a ship developed a crack in its hull. The ships owners requested its classification society to inspect the damage....

National Coal Board v Gamble
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: M, who worked for a haulier firm, had his lorry filled up at a National Coal Board (NCB) colliery. He then drove to a weighbridge......

Page v Smith - 1996
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The claimant (C) was involved in a collision with the defendant (D) whilst both were driving. C suffered no physical injuries......

Parker v Clark - 1960
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The Parkers argued the agreement was contractual in nature, and was intended to be legally binding. In reliance on it being a legally binding agreement......

Nicolene v Simmonds - Summary
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Nicolene Ltd ordered 3,000 tonnes of steel bars from Simmonds. The two parties had never done business before. The written agreement between......

Jones v Padavatton - 1969
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Mother and daughter fell into dispute as to the occupancy of the house, and the mother sought possession....

Introduction To Family Law | Family Law Study Area | Law Teacher
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Introduction To Family Law. Family law, as the phrase is generally understood, deals with the creation and removal of legal status, its consequences, and the protection (both physical and financial) of family members. It is concerned......

Liability For Fire Cases
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: Liability For Fire. A person will be liable for damage done by fire in three situations. That is, if the damage was caused: 1. wilfully; 2. by negligence; or...

Nunn v Dalrymple
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The Dalyrymples contended they were protected tenants of the lodge. They argued they were paying rent, and held exclusive possession......