Davies v Swan Motor Company (Swansea) Ltd

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Judgment Date1949
Date1949
CourtCourt of Appeal
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    • United Kingdom
    • Wildy Simmonds & Hill How Judges Decide Cases: Reading, Writing and Analysing Judgments. 2nd Edition Contents
    • 29 August 2018
    ...v Thompson [2004] EWCA Civ 307, [2004] PNLR 33, 148 SJLB 386, [2004] All ER (D) 357 (Mar) 118 Davies v Swan Motor Co (Swansea) Ltd [1949] 2 KB 291, [1949] 1 All ER 620, 65 TLR 278, CA 206–207 Deman v Association of University Teachers and others 12 November 2002 Case Nos 6004846/99 and 2201......
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    • Irwin Books Archive The British Manual of International Air Carriage
    • 18 August 2009
    ...52 Davies v. Swan Motor Co. (Swansea) Ltd., [1949] 2 K.B. 29, [1949] 1 All E.R. 620 ....................................................................................... 25, 38 Day v. Trans World Airlines, 528 F.2d 31 (2d Cir. 1975) ......................................20, 21 Deep Vein T......
  • Using Law Reports
    • United Kingdom
    • Wildy Simmonds & Hill How Judges Decide Cases: Reading, Writing and Analysing Judgments. 2nd Edition Contents
    • 29 August 2018
    ...happen. An example occurred in the judgment of Lord Justice Evershed in Davies v Swan Motor Co. (Swansea) Ltd which was reported in both [1949] 2 KB 291 at 319 and [1949] 1 All ER 620 at 629. The curious feature here is that the words reportedly used in the transcript of Lord Justice Eversh......
  • Apportionment of Damages for Contributory Negligence: Appellate Review, Relative Blameworthiness and Causal Potency
    • United Kingdom
    • Edinburgh Law Review No. , September 2015
    • 1 September 2015
    ...in principle of equal weight? Denning LJ in Davies v Swan Motor Co (Swansea) Ltd referred to causation as “the decisive factor”,13 13 [1949] 2 KB 291 (CA) at although he acknowledged that blameworthiness was relevant too. The impression that one gets from reading contemporary cases is that ......
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