Lomas v Peek

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtKing's Bench Division
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8 cases
  • ICDL GCC Foundation FZ-LLC and Others v European Computer Driving Licence Foundation Ltd
    • Ireland
    • Supreme Court
    • 14 November 2012
    ...in the case of Wheeler v. New Merton Board Mills, Limited [1933] 2 K.B. 669, at 677 and that of Lord Goddard C.J. in Lomas v. Peek [1947] 2 All E.R. 574, at 575. These statements suggest that a wilful act is committed when a person knowingly and intentionally commits it. There is no connota......
  • Alphacell Ltd v Woodward
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 3 May 1972
    ...that word before "permits" makes any difference to the meaning of "permits", is, I think, open to doubt, for as Lord Goddard C.J. said in Lomas v. Peek [1947] 2 All E.R. 574: — "If a man permits a thing to be done, it means that he gives permission for it to be done, and if a man gives per......
  • DPP v Wexford Farmers Club
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 1 January 1994
    ...Reynolds v. G.H. Austin & Sons LtdELR. [1951] 2 K.B. 135; James & Son Ltd. v. SmeeELR [ 1955] 1 Q.B. 78 and Lomas v. PeekUNK [1947] 2 All E.R. 574 considered. Per curiam: That, although criminal liability may be imposed by statute on an unincorporated body, at common law an unincorporated b......
  • ICDL GCC Foundation FZ-LLC and Others v European Computer Driving Licence Foundation Ltd
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 4 August 2011
    ...Screw Collier Company (1866) LR 1 CP 600; Hilton v Dibber (1842) 2 QB 646; ICS Ltd v West Bromich BS [1998] 1 WLR 896; Lomas v Peek [1947] 2 All ER 574; Mardorf Peach & Co Ltd v Attica Sea Containers Corp [1977] AC 850; Reardon Smith Line Ltd v Yngvar Hansen-Tangen [1976] 1 WLR 989; Red Sea......
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  • Permitting Uncertainty: Owners, Occupiers And Responsibility For Remediation
    • United Kingdom
    • The Modern Law Review No. 66-2, March 2003
    • 1 March 2003
    ...cases the deposit of waste)was sufficient to make out the offence whether or not there was knowledge of the illegality of thataction.23 [1947] 2 All ER 574 at 575.24 At p.484.25 See also the remarks of Lord Salmon.26 Department of the Environment, Consultation Paper on Draft Statutory Guidan......

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