United Africa Company Ltd v Saka Owoade

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CourtPrivy Council
Judgment Date1954
Date1954
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    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal
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  • Carter (John) (Fine Worsteds) Ltd v Hanson Haulage (Leeds) Ltd
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal
    • 14 December 1964
    ...716, and, if so, upon what principle. Cheshire v. Bailey has been referred to without disapproval on a number of occasions and in United Africa Co. v. Owoade, (1955) A. C.130 at p. 144, the Judicial Committee declined to express, any opinion on the question. In that case a master was held ......
  • Morris v C. W. Martin & Sons Ltd
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal
    • 19 May 1965
    ...Reports, pp. 137, 138, and even if he stole the car on the journey, it was a conversion "in the course of the employment", see United Africa Co. v. Saka Owoade, 1955 Appeal Cases, pp. 130, 144. I ask myself, How can this be? How can the servant, on one and the same journey, be acting both w......
  • Armagas Ltd v Mundogas SA (The Ocean Frost)
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 18 October 1984
    ...that there was no difference between vicarious liability for fraud or deceit and any other tort (see United Africa Co. v. Sake Owonde, (1955) A.C. 130, per Lord Oaksey at page 143), and he relied on the statement by Denning L.J. in Navarro v. Moregrand, (1951) 2 T.L.R. 674, at 680: "The pr......
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