Lissenden v C. A. v Bosch Ltd

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Year1940
CourtHouse of Lords
Date1940
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  • Action
    • Nigeria
    • DSC Publications Online Sasegbon’s Laws of Nigeria. Volume 1 Action
    • 8 September 2016
    ...The question of election between two alternative rights did not and does not in my view arise here. See Lissenden v. C.A.V. Bosch LD (1940) A.C. 412. In that case, Lord Atkin dealing with the doctrine of election at page 429 said: - “I regard the descriptive phrase equivalent to blowing hot......
  • DEMYSTIFYING THE RIGHT OF ELECTION IN CONTRACT LAW
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal No. 2006, December 2006
    • 1 December 2006
    ...elected to exercise it”per Lord Goff of Chieveley in The Kanchenjunga[1990] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 391 at 398. 3 Lissenden v C A V Bosch, Limited [1940] AC 412 at 418, per Viscount Maugham. This doctrine was confined to cases arising under wills and deeds or other instruments inter vivos (derived fr......
  • Digest: Coward v Kramer Ltd., 2018 SKCA 63
    • Canada
    • Saskatchewan Law Society Case Digests
    • 18 August 2019
    ...248 Sask R 60 Coward v Kramer Ltd., 2016 SKQB 205, 267 ACWS (3d) 755 Crouse, Re, 1929 CanLII 53, [1929] SCR 282 Lissenden v CAV Bosch, [1940] AC 412 Massey-Ferguson Industries Ltd. v Government of Saskatchewan, [1981] 2 SCR 413 McCormack v Robinson (1924), 1924 CanLII 95, 3 DLR 876 Murdoch ......
  • TORIOLA & ORS. V. WILLIAMS
    • Nigeria
    • DSC Publications Online Nigerian Supreme Court Cases. 1982 Cases reported in 1982
    • 22 November 2022
    ...election between two alternative rights did not and does not arise here. See the dictum of Lord Atkin in Lissenden v. C.A.V. Bosch Ltd (1940) A.C. 412. CASES REFERRED TO IN JUDGMENT: 1. Morinatu Oduka & others v. Kasumu & another (1968) N.M.L.R. 28 at 34. 2. Kareem v. Ogunde (1972) 1 All N.......
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