Ratnam v Cumarasamy

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Judgment Date1964
Date1964
Year1964
CourtPrivy Council
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275 cases
  • The "Tokai Maru"
    • Singapore
    • Court of Appeal (Singapore)
    • 23 June 1998
    ...(1) On the issue whether an extension of time should have been granted, the trial judge's adoption of the approach in Ratnam v Cumarasamy [1965] 1 WLR 8 was rejected as the instant case concerned an application to file an affidavit out of time, and not an application to appeal out of time: ......
  • Lim Hwee Meng v Citadel Investment Pte Ltd
    • Singapore
    • Court of Appeal (Singapore)
    • 6 August 1998
    ... ... Counsel for the appellant sought to rely on the following cases: Ratnam v Cumarasamy & Anor [1965] 1 MLJ 228 , Tan Chai Heng v Yeo Seng Choon [1981] 1 MLJ 271 and Pearson v Chen Chien Wen Edwin [1991] ... ...
  • EC Controlled Demolitionsdn Bhd and Others; Kordial Kor d/o Kundang Singh
    • Malaysia
    • High Court (Malaysia)
    • 1 January 2002
  • Lee Hsien Loong v Singapore Democratic Party and Others and Another Suit
    • Singapore
    • Court of Appeal (Singapore)
    • 6 November 2007
    ...diligence being exercised: see the Privy Council decision of Thamboo Ratnam v Thamboo Cumarasamy and Cumarasamy Ariamany d/o Kumarasa [1965] 1 WLR 8 (“Ratnam v Cumarasamy”) at 12 and the Singapore High Court decision of Tan Chai Heng v Yeo Seng Choon [1980-1981] SLR 381 at 382, [5]. This co......
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7 books & journal articles
  • Preliminary Sections
    • Nigeria
    • DSC Publications Online Nigerian Supreme Court Cases. 1985. Part I Preliminary Sections
    • 22 November 2022
    ...488 Rafat v. Ellis (1954) 14 W.A.C.A. 430. ......181 Ramsden v. Dyson (1866) 1 H.L 140. 181 Ratnam v. Cumarasmy & Another (1964) 3 All E.R. 933 at 935. ...................... 245 Re Beck & Pollitzer's Application (1948) 2 K.B. 339. ........................................ 582 Re Jerome & Pe......
  • Preliminary Sections
    • Nigeria
    • DSC Publications Online Nigerian Supreme Court Cases. 1967 Preliminary Sections
    • 12 November 2022
    ...Vreones [1891] 1 Q.B. 360. 135 R.V. Ogor 1961 All. N.L.R. 70 20 Ramsden v Dyson (1886) L.R. I.N.L. 129,140. 185 Ratnam v. Cumarasamy [1964] 3 All E.R. 933,935 89 Re Harrison's share under a settlement, Harrison v. Harrison & Ors (1955) 1 All E.R. 185 at 188, 192. 83 Re Swire, Mellor v. Swir......
  • Cases referred to in 1967
    • Nigeria
    • DSC Publications Online Nigerian Supreme Court Cases. 1967 Preliminary Sections
    • 12 November 2022
    ...Vreones [1891] 1 Q.B. 360. 135 R.V. Ogor 1961 All. N.L.R. 70 20 Ramsden v Dyson (1886) L.R. I.N.L. 129,140. 185 Ratnam v. Cumarasamy [1964] 3 All E.R. 933,935 89 Re Harrison's share under a settlement, Harrison v. Harrison & Ors (1955) 1 All E.R. 185 at 188, 192. 83 Re Swire, Mellor v. Swir......
  • PRINCIPLES GOVERNING THE COURT’S DISCRETION TO EXTEND TIME
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal No. 1999, December 1999
    • 1 December 1999
    ...was Eaton v Storer(1882) 22 Ch D 91 (in which the Atwood principle was accepted). 13 [1969] 1 All ER 772, at 774. 14 Ibid. 15 Supra. 16 [1965] 1 WLR 8, at 12. 17 The pronouncement is set out above. 18 Although, to the author’s knowledge, the possibility of these alternative interpretations ......
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