Contract Law Case Notes

Contract Cases

(A)

  • Adams v Lindsell
  • Addis v Gramophone
  • African Export-Import Bank v Shebah Exploration & Production Company Ltd
  • Ailsa Craig Fishing Co Ltd v Malvern Fishing Co Ltd 
  • Ajayi v RT Briscoe (Nigeria) Ltd

(B)

  • B & S Contracts & Design v Victor Green Publications
  • Baird Textile Holdings v Marks & Spencer
  • Baker v Black Sea & Baltic General Insurance Co Ltd
  • Baker v Jones
  • Balfour v Balfour
  • Bannerman v White
  • Barry v Davies
  • Barton v Armstrong
  • Bell v Lever bros
  • Bentsen v Taylor Sons
  • Beswick v Beswick
  • Bieber v Teathers Ltd (In Liquidation)
  • Bisset v Wilkinson
  • Blue v Ashley
  • BNY Mellon Corporate Trustee Services Ltd v LBG Capital No 1 Plc
  • Bolton v Mahadeva
  • Bradbury v Morgan
  • Brikom Investments Ltd v Carr
  • Brinkibon Ltd v Stahag Stahl GmbH 
  • British Fermentation Products v Compair Reavell
  • British Westinghouse Electric Co Ltd v Underground Electric Railways Co of London Ltd
  • Brogden v Metropolitan Co
  • Butler Machine Tool v Ex-Cell-O Corporation
  • Byrne & Co v Leon Van Tien Hoven & Co

(C)

  • C&P Haulage v Middleton
  • Caloric, The
  • Car and Universal Finance Co Ltd v Caldwell 
  • Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball
  • Cavendish Square Holding BV v Makdessi
  • Central London Property Trust Ltd v High Trees House Ltd
  • Centrovincial Estates plc v Merchant Investors Assurance Company Ltd
  • Chandler v Webster
  • Chappell v Times Newspapers
  • Charter Reinsurance v Fagan
  • Circle Freight International Ltd v Medeast Gulf Exports Ltd
  • Clarke v Dickson
  • Clough v London and North Western Railway
  • Cohen v Roche
  • Collier v P & MJ Wright (Holdings) Ltd 
  • Collins v Godefrey
  • Combe v Combe
  • Consolidated Pool Carriers GmbH v CTM Cia Mediterranea SA
  • Co-op insurance v Argyll Stores
  • Cooper v Phibbs
  • Couturier v Hastie
  • Crossley v Faithful & Gould Holdings Ltd
  • Cundy v Lindsey
  • Cunliffe-Owen v Teather & Greenwood
  • Cutter v Powell

(D)

  • Derry v Peek
  • Dick Bentley Productions Ltd v Harold Smith (Motors) Ltd
  • Dickinson v Dodds
  • Director General of Fair Trading v First National Bank
  • Doyle v Olby
  • DSND Subsea Ltd v Petroleum Geo Services ASA 
  • Dunlop Pneumatic Tyre Co Ltd v Selfridge Ltd

(E)

  • Ecay v Godfrey
  • Edgington v Fitzmaurice
  • El Awadi v Bank of Credit and Commerce International SA
  • Emery v UCB Corporate Services
  • Entores Ltd v Miles Far East Corporation 
  • Errington v Errington Woods
  • Ertel Bieber v Rio Tinto
  • Esso Petroleum v Commissioners of Customs & Excise
  • Eugenia, The

(F)

  • Fairclough, Dodd & Jones Ltd v J H Vantol Ltd
  • Falcke v Gray 
  • Farley v Skinner
  • Felthouse v Bindley
  • Fibrosa Spolka Akcyjna v Fairbairn Lawson Combe Barbour
  • Financings Ltd v Stimson
  • First Plus Financial Group v Hewett
  • Foakes v Beer
  • Foseco International v Fordath
  • Foster v Mackinnon
  • Freeth v Burr

(G)

  • Geier v Kujawa, Weston & Warne Bros (Transport) Ltd
  • George Mitchell v Finney Lock Seeds
  • Gibbons v Proctor
  • Gillespie Bros & Co Ltd v Roy Bowles Transport Ltd
  • Gillespie Bros & Co v Cheney, Eggar & Co
  • Goldsworthy v Brickell 
  • Gould v Gould
  • Grainger & Son v Gough
  • Great Peace Shipping v Tsavliris International
  • Grogan v Robin Meredith Plant Hire

(H)

  • Hadley v Baxendale
  • Hammond v Osborn 
  • Hardman v Booth
  • Hartley v Ponsonby
  • Hartog v Colin & Shields
  • Harvey v Facey
  • Heilbut, Symons and Co v Buckleton
  • Heisler v Anglo-Dal Ltd
  • Heron II, The
  • HIH Casualty and General Insurance Ltd v Chase Manhattan Bank
  • Hillas v Arcos
  • Hirachand Punamchand v Temple
  • Hirji Mulji v Cheong Yue Steamship Co Ltd
  • Hochster v De la Tour
  • Hoenig v Isaacs
  • Hollier v Rambler Motors (AMC) Ltd
  • Holwell Securities v Hughes
  • Hong Kong Fir Shipping v Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha
  • Horsfall v Thomas
  • Horton v Horton (No 2)
  • Howard Marine v Ogden
  • Hutton v Warren
  • Huyton v Peter Cremer
  • Hyde v Wrench

(I)

  • IFR Ltd v Federal Trade Spa
  • Imperial Land Company of Marseilles, ex parte Harris, Re
  • IMT Shipping and Chartering v Chansung Shipping
  • Ingram v Little
  • Interfoto Picture Library v Stiletto Visual Programmes
  • Investors Compensation Scheme Ltd v West Bromwich Building Society

(J)

  • J Spurling Ltd v Bradshaw
  • Jacobs v Batavia and General Plantations Trust
  • Jarvis v Swan Tours
  • Jones v Daniel 
  • Joseph Travers & Sons Ltd v Cooper

(K)

  • Kings Norton Metal v Edridge, Merrett
  • Kleinwort Benson (KB) v Malaysia Mining Corporation BHD (MMC BHD)
  • Knights v Wiffen
  • Kolmar v Traxpo Enterprises
  • Krell v Henry

(L)

  • L’Estrange v F Graucob Ltd
  • Lampleigh v Braithwaite
  • Leaf v International Galleries
  • Les Affréteurs Réunis Société Anonyme v Leopold Walford (London)
  • Lewis v Avery
  • Lexmead (Basingstoke) v Lewis
  • Linden Gardens Trust Ltd v Lenesta Sludge Disposals Ltd
  • Liverpool City Council v Irwin
  • LJ Korbetis v Transgrain Shipping BV
  • London Export Corporation v Jubilee Coffee Roasting Co Ltd
  • London Joint Stock Bank Ltd v Macmillan 
  • Lowe v Peers
  • Lucy, The
  • Luxor (Eastbourne) v Cooper

(M)

  • MacInnes v Gross
  • Malik (Deceased) v Shiekh
  • Marks and Spencer plc v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Company (Jersey) Ltd
  • McAlpine Construction Ltd v Panatown Ltd
  • McArdle, Re
  • McCrone v Boots Farm Sales Limited
  • McCutheon v David MacBrayne Ltd
  • McMullon v Secure the Bridge
  • Merritt v Merritt
  • Milward v Earl Thanet
  • Monarch Airlines Ltd v London Luton Airport Ltd
  • Monarch Steamship, The
  • Morris-Garner v One Step (Support) Ltd
  • Mountford v Scott
  • Moursi v Doherty
  • Museprime Properties Ltd v Adhill Properties Ltd
  • MWB Business Exchange Ltd v Rock Advertising Ltd

(N)

  • Nanfri, The
  • National Bank of Greece SA v Pinios Shipping Co
  • National Westminster Bank Plc v Amin
  • National Westminster Bank Plc v Breeds
  • Nicolene v Simmonds
  • Nottingham Building Society v Eurodynamics Systems 
  • Nottingham Patent Brick & Tile Co v Butler
  • Nutt v Nutt 

(O)

  • Olley v Marlborough Court
  • Oscar Chess v Williams
  • Overseas Medical Supplies Ltd v Orient Transport Services Ltd

(P)

  • Page One Records v Britton
  • Pankhania v Hackney
  • Parfitt v Lawless
  • Parker v South Eastern Rly Co
  • Parkinson v College of Ambulance
  • Parsons (Livestock) Ltd v Uttley Ingham & Co Ltd
  • Partridge v Critenden
  • Patel v Ali
  • Patel v Mirza
  • Payne v Cave
  • Perry v Sidney Phillips
  • Pesticcio v Niersmans
  • Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain v Boots
  • Phillips v Brooks
  • Photo Production Ltd v Securicor Transport Ltd
  • Pinnel’s Case
  • Powell v Brent LBC
  • Price v Strange 

(Q)

  • Quinn v Burch Bros (Builders) Ltd

(R)

  • R v HM Attorney-General for England and Wales
  • Raffles v Wichelhaus
  • Ramsgate Victoria Hotel v Montefoire
  • Raphael, The
  • Redgrave v Hurd
  • Redland Bricks v Morris
  • Regalian Properties v London Dockyard
  • Regus (UK) Ltd v Epcot Solutions Ltd
  • Reid v Rush Tompkins Group plc
  • Reveille Independent LLC v Anotech International (UK) Ltd
  • Reynolds v Atherton
  • Robinson v Harman
  • Rock Advertising v MWB Business Exchange Centres
  • Rolls Royce Power Engineering plc v Ricardo Consulting Engineers Ltd
  • Rose & Frank v Crompton Bros
  • Routledge v Grant
  • Royal Bank of Scotland plc v Etridge (No 2)
  • Royscott Trust v Rogerson
  • RTS Flexible Systems Ltd v Molkerei Alois Müller
  • Ruxley Electronics and Construction Ltd v Forsyth

(S)

  • Santa Clare, The
  • Scally v Southern Health and Social Services Board
  • Schawel v Reade
  • Schebsman, Re
  • Schuler AG v Wickman Machine Tools Sales Ltd
  • Scott v Avery
  • Scriven Bros and Co v Hindley and Co
  • Scruttons Ltd v Midland Silicones Ltd
  • Sea Angel, The
  • Shadwell v Shadwell
  • Shanklin Pier Ltd v Detel Products Ltd
  • Sharpley v Louth
  • Shaw v Applegate
  • Shogun Finance v Hudson
  • SIAT Di Del Ferro v Tradax Overseas SA
  • Simpkins v Pays
  • Skeate v Beale
  • Smith v Eric S Bush
  • Smith v Hughes
  • Smith v Land & House Property Corp
  • Smith v South Wales Switchgear
  • Societe des Industries Mtallurgiques SA v The Bronx Engineering Co Ltd
  • Spice Girls v Aprilia
  • Spring v National Amalgamated Stevedores and Dockers Society
  • St Albans City and DC v International Computers
  • Star Texas, The
  • Stevenson, Jacques v McLean
  • Stewart Gill Ltd v Horatio Myer & Co Ltd
  • Stilk v Myrrick
  • Stocznia Gdanska SA v Latvian Shipping Co
  • Storer v Manchester City Council
  • Sudbrook Trading Estate v Eggleton
  • Suleman v Shahsavari
  • Super Servant Two, The

(T)

  • Taylor v Caldwell
  • Taylor v Webb
  • Telegraph Despatch and Intelligence v McLean
  • Thomas v BPE Solicitors
  • Thomas v Thomas
  • Thornton v Shoe Lane Parking
  • Tinn v Hoffman
  • Tool Metal Manufacturing v Tungsten
  • Trollope & Colls Ltd v North West Metropolitan Regional Hospital
  • Turner v Green
  • Tweddle v Atkinson 

(U)

  • UCB Corporate Services Ltd v Thomason & Anor
  • UCB Corporate Services Ltd v Williams
  • Universal Cargo Carriers Corp v Citati 
  • Universe Sentinel, The

(V)

  • Victoria Laundry (Windsor) Ltd v Newman Industries Ltd

(W)

  • Ward v Byham
  • Wenjiang (no 1), The
  • Whincup v Hughes
  • White & Carter v McGregor
  • William Sindall plc v Cambridgeshire County Council 
  • Williams v Roffey Bros 
  • Willis Management (Isle of Man) Ltd & Anor v Cable and Wireless plc
  • With v O’Flanagan
  • WJ Alan & v El Nasr Export and Import
  • Woodar Investment Development Ltd v Wimpey Construction UK Ltd