Practice and Procedure in UK Law

  • American Cyanamid Company v Ethicon Ltd
    • House of Lords
    • 10 February 1975
    ... ... 7 It appears that a practice has arisen of depositing useful strains in the American Type Culture ... (which is the first appeal heard by your Lordships under the procedure made possible by section 13 of the Administration of Justice Act 1969), ... ...
  • M'Alister or Donoghue (Pauper) v Stevenson
    • House of Lords
    • 26 May 1932
    ... ... of the plaintiff's demurrer the Court in accordance with the practice of the day were entitled to consider the whole record including the ... The advantage of the procedure is that we are in a position to know the precise issue at law which arose ... ...
  • Hedley Byrne & Company Ltd v Heller & Partners Ltd
    • House of Lords
    • 28 May 1963
    ... ... : "I do not desire to express any final opinion on the practice of bankers to give one another information as to the affairs of their ... He said at page 946: "There is a third form of procedure to which the statement of claim approximated very closely, and that is the ... ...
  • JSC BTA Bank v Solodchenko (Freezing Order) (No 3)
    • Chancery Division
    • 05 August 2011
    ... ... But, in practice, candour cannot be expected if disclosure of the contents of ... Such a procedure is liable to bring the administration of justice into disrepute, and to ... ...
  • Ofulue and Another v Bossert
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 29 January 2008
    ... ... were automatically stayed on 26 August 2000 under the Civil Procedure Rules ... In the course of 2001, the Ofulues returned to the United ... ...
  • Edwards (Inspector of Taxes) v Bairstow
    • House of Lords
    • 25 July 1955
    ... ... (if the testimonial adds anything), without going through the procedure of explaining that is so because it is one of degree and, the facts fairly ... ...
  • Re Asbestos Insurance Coverage Cases
    • House of Lords
    • 11 February 1985
    ... ... appeals raise two questions under section 2 of the Evidence (Procedure in Other Jurisdictions) Act, 1975. The questions relate to letters ... But that is, apparently, not the usual practice, and the order against Sedgwick does not so specify. Mr. Phillips did not ... ...
  • Wong v Igen Ltd (formerly Leeds Careers Guidance) and Others; Emokpae v Chamberlin Solicitors and another; Webster v Brunel University
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 18 February 2005
    ... ... possible impact which our decisions in these appeals may have on practice in discrimination cases, the Equal Opportunities Commission, the ... explanations for failure to deal with the questionnaire procedure and/or code of practice." ... 15 That ... ...
  • Madarassy v Nomura International Plc
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 26 January 2007
    ... ... It clarified and settled the law. It worked well in practice ... 7 Now tribunals and courts are faced with amended statutory ... following a diminution of her work and a fair selection procedure. The tribunal rejected the claim that she was dismissed for a reason ... ...
  • Prestige Properties Ltd v Scottish Provident Institution
    • Chancery Division
    • 13 March 2002
    ... ... freehold titles as was (in his understanding) its usual practice in the case of such a relatively small piece of land. The failure by LG to ... 3.5 on page 296 of the Autumn 2001 edition of volume 1 of Civil Procedure): "The overriding objective (of the CPR) is that the ... ...
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