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28 Oct 2019

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Damages: Delay, termination and the right to liquidated damages

What happens to a right to liquidated damages for delay when a contract is terminated? Up until now, there has been a series of conflicting judgments on the point. The Cou..
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28 Oct 2019

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Corporate Finance: asking for advice is not the same as agreeing to pay..

In this case, the Court examined the proper approach to quantum meruit claims. The Claimant, Moorgate Capital, provided boutique corporate finance advice. It alleged that ..
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28 Oct 2019

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Damages for loss of chance: what happens when the hypothetical becomes ..

In damages claims for loss of chance, questions of causation which depend on what the Claimant would have done are considered on the "balance of probabilities". Questions ..
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28 Oct 2019

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Breach of warranty claims can lead to damages award of the full purchas..

It is rare that a claim for breach of warranty in a share purchase agreement results in an award of damages for the entire purchase price and the buyer retaining the purch..
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28 Oct 2019

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Claim for damages based on a hypothetical indemnity refused in favour o..

The court held that damages based on a hypothetical indemnity were not recoverable for breach of warranty under a SPA in relation to an alleged failure to record an exposu..
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