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Misrepresentation, Mistake and Non-Disclosure
Misrepresentation, Mistake and Non-Disclosure
5th Edition
Series:  Contract Law Library
Practice Area:  Contract Law
ISBN:  9780414071186
Published by:  Sweet & Maxwell
Publication Date:  30 Nov 2019
Subscription Information:  Non-Subscribable Product
Format:  Hardback
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This title explains in detail the doctrines of misrepresentation, mistake and non-disclosure as they affect the validity of contracts. It analyses the consequences of each, focusing in particular on the remedies available to parties in each case.

Key features:

  • Provides detailed guidance on how to tackle questions relating to misrepresentation, mistake and non-disclosure, whether at the stage of drafting contracts, or in resolving disputes over contracts affected by these issues.
  • In distinct sections, focuses on the nature of the defects in the formation of the contract as a result of misrepresentation, mistake and non-disclosure, and offers practical solutions.
  • Covers the common elements required for a claim of misrepresentation, including the statement of fact, the representor’s state of mind, reliance and causation; exclusion and limitation of liability, and practice and procedure.
  • Details the remedies available in cases of misrepresentation and the requirements for each remedy: rescission of the contract; liability in tort (deceit and negligence); statutory liability; breach of contract.
  • Covers the different types of mistake that can affect the validity of a contract and the available remedies.
  • Explains the (exceptional) circumstances in which a party has a duty of disclosure in negotiating a contract, and the remedies for breach of the duty.
CONTENTS
1. General introduction; 

PART 1: MISREPRESENTATION; 
2 Introduction – the claim for misrepresentation; 
3. Elements common to a claim for misrepresentation; 
4. Rescission of the contract for misrepresentation;
5. Liability in tort for misrepresentation - fraudulent misrepresentation; 
6. Liability in tort for misrepresentation – negligent misrepresentation; 
7. Statutory liability for misrepresentation; 
8. Misrepresentation as breach of contract; 
9. Exclusion and limitation of liability for misrepresentation; 
10. Misrepresentation as a defence; 
11. Practice and procedure relating to claims for misrepresentation; 

PART 2: MISTAKE; 
12. Introduction to mistake – categorising mistakes; 
13. Mistakes about the terms of the contract; 
14. Mistakes about the identity of the other party; 
15. Mistakes about the subject matter of the contract; 

PART 3 NON-DISCLOSURE; 
16. Introduction to non-disclosure – no general duty of disclosure; 
17. Particular duties of disclosure.
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