Fraudulent Misrepresentation in UK Law

  • Smith New Court Securities Ltd v Scrimgeour Vickers (Asset Management) Ltd and Another
    • House of Lords
    • 21 Nov 1996
    ......(through Mr. Roberts) fraudulently induced Smith to purchase the Ferranti shares by making the second and ... has acquired property in reliance on a fraudulent misrepresentation made by the defendant. The position in the present case is complicated by ......
  • HIH Casualty and General Insurance Ltd v Chase Manhattan Bank and Others
    • House of Lords
    • 20 Feb 2003
    ......, and/or (b) to damages from Chase for misrepresentation or non-disclosure …?" . The Court of Appeal (in the ... damages for deceit given by the common law to the victim of a fraudulent misrepresentation. . . 6 When the phrases numbered [6], [7] ......
  • Standard Chartered Bank v Pakistan National Shipping Corporation and Others
    • House of Lords
    • 06 Nov 2002
    ...... Mr Mehra appealed on the ground that he had made the fraudulent representation on behalf of Oakprime and not personally. The court ... "If…Barton relied on the [fraudulent] misrepresentation Armstrong could not have defeated his claim to relief by showing that ......
  • VTB Capital Plc v Nutritek International Corpn
    • Supreme Court
    • 06 Feb 2013
    ......, and an accompanying interest rate swap agreement, by misrepresentations made by Nutritek, for which the other respondents are jointly and ...VTB's case is that the misrepresentations were fraudulent. . . 4 In order to bring proceedings in tort in England ......
  • VTB Capital Plc v Nutritek International Corporation
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 20 Jun 2012
    ......, so far as concerns the law applicable to the claims in misrepresentation, the argument which is put forward by Mr Friedman and which is relevant to ... that it was induced to enter into the Facility Agreement by fraudulent representations made by Nutritek, for which the other defendants are ......
  • HM Revenue and Customs v Total Network SL
    • House of Lords
    • 12 Mar 2008
    ...... of cheating the revenue and (b) the making by Alldech of a fraudulent misrepresentation that the transactions had a genuine economic purpose and ......
  • Donohue v Armco Inc. and Others
    • House of Lords
    • 13 Dic 2001
    ......Pursuant to this agreement Armco would be fraudulently induced to inject an extra-large sum into the BNIG and the four would then ... preceded the making of the agreements as well as the misrepresentations and concealment which procured them to be made. The scope of the clauses ......
  • Armagas Ltd v Mundogas SA (The Ocean Frost)
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 18 Oct 1984
    ...... by them so as to make them vicariously liable for his fraudulent misrepresentation that he had their authority and for any loss suffered by ......
  • Saunders v Edwards
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 13 Mar 1987
    ...... the plaintiffs of the lease of a flat after the defendant had fraudulently represented that it included a roof garden. The judge awarded the f £7,000 as damages for the fraudulent misrepresentation and an additional £500 for inconvenience and disappointment, in each case ......
  • Armitage v Nurse
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 19 Mar 1997
    ...... 21 Derry v Peek established that nothing short of a fraudulent intention in the strict sense will suffice for a case of deceit or fraud ... for damages for deceit, that is to say, for fraudulent misrepresentation. In such a case fraud must be proved by showing that the false ......
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