Common Mistake in UK Law

  • A Study in the Relationship Between Common Law and Equity in Contractual Mistake
    • Núm. 15-3, Julio 1952
    • The Modern Law Review
  • Rectifying the Course of Rectification
    • Núm. 75-3, Mayo 2012
    • The Modern Law Review
    In Daventry District Council v Daventry & District Housing Ltd [2011] EWCA Civ 1153, the majority of the Court of Appeal held that a contract should be rectified because of a common mistake. Th...
    ......72 Should that occur, English common law would be the first legal system to come close to effectively ... held that a contract should be rectified because of a common mistake . This note discusses that decision and recent developments in the law of ......
  • The Logic of Expressive Collective Action: When will Individuals ‘Nail their Colours to the Mast’?
    • Núm. 9-4, Noviembre 2007
    • British Journal of Politics and International Relations
    Individuals do not act collectively simply because they recognise common interests; collective interests can be defined as collective goods and collective goods are non-excludable. In ‘large’ group...
    ...... Individuals do not act collectively simply because they recognise common interests; collective interests can be defined as collective goods and ...But are individuals always this instrumental? If it is a mistake to assume that collective action occurs ‘naturally’ when common ......
  • Rent reviews and unforeseen circumstances
    • Núm. 31-4, Julio 2013
    • Journal of Property Investment & Finance
    • 390-393
    Purpose: This paper aims to examine the English court's approach to the interpretation of rent review provisions in circumstances where the words used by the parties may produce a commercially unfo...
    ...... in a way that produces a result in accordance with“business common sense”, there must first be some ambiguity in the wording. The court ... court is unlikely to intervene unless it is clear that there is a mistake in the language or syntax. Thecourt will not rewrite an agreement where ......
  • Editor's letter.
    • Núm. 2000, Diciembre 2000
    • Financial Management (UK)
    • Brief Article - Editorial
    ....... Another common mistake is to leave out important departments, such as HR. If you want to ......
  • NOTES OF CASES
    • Núm. 32-6, Noviembre 1969
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... is a danger that the real issue will be missed and be mistaken for one of formal rules and regulations. Roffey and ... But, " in such circumstances and with so much at stake, common fairness to the students, which is all that natural justice ......
  • Erratum
    • Núm. 15-3, Julio 1952
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... L. C. GREEN. Erratum In the note’on “ Common Mistake,” pp. 220 et seq., the reference at p. 229, line 12 ......
  • Book Reviews : The Court and the Offender Eric Stockdale Gollancz. 32s
    • Núm. 14-1, Marzo 1968
    • Probation Journal
    ......He avoids the all-too-common mistake of visitors who think everything in this field in ......
  • REVIEWS
    • Núm. 33-3, Mayo 1970
    • The Modern Law Review
    Historical Foundations of the Common Law. By S. F. C. Milsom, f.b.a. The Justice of the Peace. By Esther Moir. The Technique of Persuasion. By David Napley. Technique in Litigation. By Eric Morris....
    ...... HISTORICAL FOUNDATIONS OF THE COMMON LAW. By S. F. C. MILSOM, F.B.A. [London: Butterworths. 1969. ... MISTAKE AND MISREPRESENTATION: A Study in Contractual Prin- ciples. By ......
  • Realism, Liberalism and Non-ideal Theory Or, Are there Two Ways to do Realistic Political Theory?
    • Núm. 64-1, Marzo 2016
    • Political Studies
    The charge that contemporary political theory has lost touch with the realities of politics is common to both the recent ideal/non-ideal theory debate and the revival of interest in realist thought...
    ...... theory has lost touch with the realities of politics is common to both the ...This article argues that this is a mistake......
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