Re Polemis and Furness, Withy & Company

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtCourt of Appeal
Judgment Date15 July 1921
Date15 July 1921
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  • Remoteness Criteria in Equity
    • United Kingdom
    • The Modern Law Review Nbr. 65-4, July 2002
    • 1 July 2002
    ...2 para 63.12 Quinn vLeatham [1901] AC 495, 537.13 Smith New Court Securities Ltd vCitibank NA [1997] AC 254, 267 & 281.14 Re Polemis [1921] 3 KB 560 (CA) 577; South Australia Asset Management Corp vYork MontagueLtd [1997] AC 191, 216. The distinction between direct damages (trespass) an......
  • Risk and Remoteness of Damage in Negligence
    • United Kingdom
    • The Modern Law Review Nbr. 64-2, March 2001
    • 1 March 2001
    ...to be refocused upon the latter, the theory developed in this article4 As applied in Re Polemis & Furness, Withy & Co Ltd [1921] 3 KB 560.5Overseas Tankship vMort’s Dock Engineering Co (The Wagon Mound) [1961] AC 388.6In‘The Wagon Mound No 2: Foreseeability Revised’ (1967) Utah LR 1......
  • Whither Remoteness? Wellesley Partners LLP v Withers LLP
    • United Kingdom
    • The Modern Law Review Nbr. 79-4, July 2016
    • 1 July 2016
    ...is irrelevant that it is unlikely to do so with regard to mitigation26 It appears that a test of ‘directness’ akin to that in Re Polemis [1921] 3 KB 560 (CA) (overturnedin relation to the tort of negligence in Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd vMorts Dock & Engineering CoLtd [1961] AC 388 (PC)......
  • Legal emigres and the development of Australian tort law.
    • Australia
    • Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 36 Nbr. 2, August 2012
    • 1 August 2012
    ...exposition of the law of tort, were excluded from this critique of writers on tort law. (100) Re Polemis and Furness, Withy and Co Ltd [1921] 3 KB 560. (101) Fleming, 'Remoteness and Duty', above n 97, (102) Ibid 486. (103) Ibid 497. (104) Ibid 493. (105) Ibid. (106) Green, above n 99, chs ......
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