Madden v Quirk

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Date1989
Year1989
CourtQueen's Bench Division
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18 cases
  • Iarnnód Éireann v Ireland
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 28 April 1995
    ...BRITISH AVIATOR, THE 1965 1 LLOYDS REP 271 MIRAFLORAS & THE ABADESA, THE 1967 1 AC 826 BROWN V THOMPSON 1968 1 WLR 1003 MADDEN V QUIRKE 1989 1 WLR 702 CIVIL LIABILITY ACT 1961 S43 CIVIL LIABILITY ACT 1961 S34(1) TWO NEGLIGENT SERVANTS, THE 1954 17 MLR 66 CHAPMAN, CAUSATION ITSELF IS DIFFIC......
  • Iarnnód Éireann v Ireland
    • Ireland
    • Supreme Court
    • 16 July 1996
    ...(1924) 93 L.J.P. 72; 131 L.T. 700; 40 T.L.R. 399. McMahon v. Attorney General [1972] I.R. 69; (1971) 106 I.L.T.R. 89. Madden v. Quirk [1989] 1 W.L.R. 702; [1989] R.T.R 304; (1989) 133 S.J. 752. Madigan v. Attorney General [1986] I.L.R.M. 136. In re The Matrimonial Home Bill, 1993 [1994] 1 I......
  • Brian Warwicker Partnership v HOK International Ltd
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 27 July 2005
    ...as well as causative potency." As justification for that view of the law he referred to the judgment of Simon Brown J in Madden v Quirk [1989] 1 WLR 702, 707E and the statement of Tuckey LJ, with which Brooke and Laws LJJ agreed, in Resource America International Ltd v Platt Site Services a......
  • West London Pipeline & Storage Ltd and another v Total UK Ltd and Others
    • United Kingdom
    • Queen's Bench Division (Commercial Court)
    • 22 July 2008
    ...in question.” This involves consideration of both the blameworthiness of the party and the causative potency of any fault on its part: Madden v. Quirk [1989] 1 WLR 702. 8 However it is now well established that the Act is not expressed exclusively in terms of causative responsibility and th......
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