Types of Contracts in UK Law

  • Davis Contractors Ltd v Fareham Urban District Council
    • House of Lords
    • 19 Abr 1956
    ...... Trustees , which is reported only in Hudson on Building Contracts, if it can be said to embody any principle, illustrates an early stage in ......
  • British and Beningtons Ltd v North Western Cachar Tea Company
    • House of Lords
    • 03 Nov 1922
    ......15 s . 7 d . . 5 Three contracts had been entered into between the Appellants, the British and Beningtons, ......
  • Rock Advertising Ltd v MWB Business Exchange Centres Ltd
    • Supreme Court
    • 16 May 2018
    ...... what remained of that rule was abolished by the Corporate Bodies Contracts Act 1960. The other exceptions are all statutory, and none of them applies ... interest, require certain formalities for the making of certain types of contract, the common law leaves the parties to choose their own, so ......
  • Rose (F. E.) (London) v William H. Pim Jnr. & Company
    • Court of Appeal
    • 16 Jul 1953
    ...... 1 This dispute arises out of two contracts for the sale of North African horsebeans. . 2 The ... translated as 'bean' and that it covers quite a variety of different types. Clearly 'feve' is not the same as 'horsebean', and therefore we ......
  • Actionstrength Ltd (trading as Vital Resources) v International Glass Engineering in.GL.EN SpA and another
    • House of Lords
    • 03 Abr 2003
    ...... In one of the five specified classes of agreement, relating to contracts for the sale or other disposition of land, this second mischief was ... When it was originally enacted the section covered four other types of contract, that is (i) a contract by an executor or administrator to ......
  • Brook Street Bureau (UK) Ltd v Patricia Dacas
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 05 Mar 2004
    ...... 1996 Act reflects the traditional common law differentiation of contracts under which an individual works for another person as either a contract of ......
  • Steadman v Steadman
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 30 Jul 1973
    ...... Review, page 523 entitled "Availability by way of defence of contracts not complying with the Statute of Frauds". But the point does not arise ......
  • Delta Vale Properties Ltd v Mills
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 08 Dic 1989
    ...... 9 On 29th April 1986, the plaintiffs entered into sub-contracts for the sale of the property unincumbered by the lease at an enhanced ......
  • Albon v Naza Motor Trading Sdn Bhd
    • Chancery Division
    • 09 Nov 2007
  • FSHC Group Holdings Ltd v Glas Trust Corporation Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 31 Jul 2019
    ......Contracts (33 rd Edn, 2018), vol 1, para 3–081. When the Court of Appeal first ... “Rectification of a bilateral document can be obtained in two types of case. The first is where the party seeking rectification can establish ......
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