CHITTY

32ND EDITION UPDATES

VOLUME ONE

VOLUME TWO

VOLUME I

INTRODUCTION:

  • Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust v Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd (t/a Medirest) [2013] EWCA Civ
  • Sims v Dacorum BC [2014] UKSC 63, Smith v Carillion [2014] I.R.L.R. 344
  • Ashworth v The Royal National Theatre  [2014] EWHC 1176 (QB)

AGREEMENT:

  • NEW SECTION Electronic Contract Formation 
  • NEW SECTION Liability when negotiations do not produce a contract

MISTAKES AS TO TERMS AND IDENTITY:

  • Virulite LLC v Virulite Distribution Ltd [2014] EWHC 366 (QB)

CONSIDERATION:

  • Golden Ocean Group Ltd v Salgaocar Mining Industries Pvt Ltd [2012] EWCA Civ 265

MISREPRESENTATION:

  • Yam Seng Pte Ltd v International Trade Corp Ltd [2013] EWHC 111 (QB
  • Cramaso LLP v Viscount Reidhaven’s Trustees [2014] UKSC 9

PERSONAL INCAPACITY:

  • Dunhill v Burgin [2014] UKSC 18

THE CROWN:

  • Shebelle Enterprises Ltd v Hampstead Garden Suburb Trust Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 305 11
  • Charles Terence Estates Ltd v Cornwall Council [2012] EWCA Civ 1439

EXPRESS TERMS:

  • Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland v Lloyds Banking Group Plc [2013] UKSC 3

IMPLIED TERMS:

  • Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust v Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd (t/a Medirest) [2013] EWCA Civ 200

 

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EXEMPTION CLAUSES:

  • Trustees of Ampleforth Abbey Trust v Turner and Townsend [2012] EWHC 2137 (TCC)

ILLEGALITY:

  • Allen v Hounga [2014] UKSC 47
  • Les Laboratoires Servier v Apotex Inc [2014] UKSC 55
  • Jetivia SA v Bilta (UK) Ltd [2015] UKSC 23
  • Patel v Mirza [2014] EWCA Civ 1047

THIRD PARTIES:

  • Hurley Palmer Flatt Ltd v Barclays Bank plc [2014] EWHC 3042 (TCC)
  • Starlight Shipping Co v Allianz Versicherungs AG (The Alexandros T) [2014] EWHC 3068 (Comm)

DISCHARGE BY BREACH:

  • Société Générale (London Branch) v Geys [2012] UKSC 63
  • Flame SA v Glory Wealth Shipping PTE Ltd [2013] EWHC 3153 (Comm)
  • Valilas v Januzaj [2014] EWCA Civ 436
  • Telford Homes (Creekside) Ltd v Ampurius Nu Homes Holdings Ltd [2013] EWCA Civ 577

DAMAGES:

  • Late Payment of Commercial Debts Regulations 2013 (amended 2015)
  • Arroyo v Equion Energia Ltd [2013] EWHC 3150 (TCC)
  • Grange v Quinn [2013] EWCA Civ 24
  • Isabella Shipowner SA v Shagang Shipping Co Ltd (The Aquafaith) [2012] EWHC 1077 (Comm)
  • Fulton Shipping Inc of Panama v Globalia Business Travel SAU [2014] EWHC 1547 (Comm)
  • Bunge SA v Nidera BV [2015] UKSC 43
  • Makdessi v Cavendish Square Holdings BV [2013] EWCA Civ 1539 and Parkingeye Ltd v Beavis [2015] EWCA Civ 402

 

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LIMITATION:

  • Aspects Contracts (Asbestos) Ltd v Higgins Construction Plc [2013] EWCA Civ 1541

RESTITUTION:

  • Benedetti v Sawiris [2013] UKSC 50
  • Menelaou v Bank of CyprusPlc [2013] EWCA Civ 1960
  • Jeremy D Stone Consultants Ltd v National Westminster Bank Plc [2013] EWHC 208 (Ch)
  • Harrison v Madejski and Coys of Kensington [2014] EWCA Civ 361
  • Investment Trust Companies v Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs [2012] EWHC 458 (Ch)
  • TFL Management Ltd v Lloyds BankPlc[2013] EWCA 1415
  • Pitt v Holt [2013] UKSC 26
  • Barnes v Eastenders Cash and CarryPlc[2014] UKSC 26
  • FHR European Ventures LLP v Cedar Capital Partners LLC [2014] UKSC 45

CONFLICT OF LAWS:

  • C-585/08 Pammer v Reederei Schlüter GmbH & Co KG and C-144/09 Alpenhof v Heller


VOLUME II

AGENCY:

  • Fern Computer Consultancy Ltd v Intergraph Cadworx & Analysis Solutions Inc [2014] EWHC 2908 (Ch) (Commercial Agents)
  • FHR European Ventures LLP v Cedar Capital Partners LLC [2014] UKSC 45 (Bribery )

ARBITRATION:

  • AES Ust-Kamenogorsk Hydropower Plant LLP v Ust-Kamenogorsk Hydropower Plant JSC [2013] UKSC 35
  • Brussels I Regulation (recast) and its effect on National Navigation Co v Endesa Generacion SA (The Wadi Sudr)

BILLS OF EXCHANGE AND BANKING:

  • Bills of Exchange Act 1882 new Part 4A (presentment of cheques and other instruments by electronic means) introduced by Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015, s. 13
  • Financial Services Act 2012
  • Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Exemption) (Amendment) Order 2015
  • Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015
  • Tidal Energy Ltd v Bank of Scotland Plc<r> [2014] EWCA Civ 1107
  • Alternative Power Solution Ltd v Central Electricity Board [2014] UKPC 31
  • Standard Chartered Bank v Dorchester LNG (2) Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 1382

CARRIAGE BY AIR:

  • Hook v British Airways<r> Plc; Stott v Thomas Cook Tour Operators [2014] UKSC 15
  • Graham v Thomas Cook Group UK Ltd [2012] EWCA Civ 1355
  • Dawson v Thomson Airways Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 845

 

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CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS:

  • Greenwich Millennium Village Ltd v Essex Services Group [2014] EWCA Civ 960
  • Aspect Contracts (Asbestos) Ltd v Higgins Construction Plc [2013] EWCA Civ 1541

CONSUMER CONTRACTS (INCL. UNFAIR TERMS):

  • NEW CHAPTER Consumer Law 
  • Detailed coverage of Consumer Rights Act 2015, Parts 1 and 2
  • Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013
  • The Consumer Protection (Amendment) Regulations 2014
  • C-388/13 Nemzeti Fogyasztóvédelmi Hatóság v UPC Magyarország (unfair commercial practice)
  • C-26/13 Kásler v OTP Jelzálogbank Zrt , C-415/11 Aziz v Caixa d’Estalvis de Catalunya, Tarragona i Manresa,C-226/12 Constructora Principado SA v Menéndez Álvarez and West v Ian Finlay & Associates [2014] EWCA Civ 316(unfair terms)

CREDIT AND SECURITY:

  • Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (No.2) Order 2013 (amending the RAO) 
  • Financial Services Act 2012 (Consumer Credit) Order 2013 (and the FCA Handbook CONC)
  • Scotland v British Credit Trust Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 790
  • Link Financial Limited v North Wilson [2014] EWHC 252 (Ch)
  • Plevin v Paragon Personal Finance Ltd [2014] UKSC 61
  • Durkin v DSG Retail Ltd [2014] UKSC 21

EMPLOYMENT:

  • Stringfellow Restaurants Ltd v Quashie [2012] EWCA Civ 1735
  • President of the Methodist Conference v Preston [2013] UKSC 29
  • Bates van Winkelhof v Clyde & Co LLP [2014] UKSC 32
  • Attrill v Dresdner Kleinwort Ltd [2013] EWCA Civ 394
  • C-539/12 Lock v British Gas Trading Ltd
  • Société Générale (London Branch) v Geys [2012] UKSC 63

GAMING:

  • Ritz Hotel Casino Ltd v Al Daher [2014] EWHC 2847 (QB)
  • Bate v Aviva Insurance UK Ltd [2013] EWHC 1687 (Comm), affirmed [2014] EWCA Civ 334

INSURANCE:

  • Insurance Act 2015 42
  • Versloot Dredging BV v HDI Gerling Industrie <i>Versicherung AG [2013] EWHC 1666 (Comm), affirmed [2014] EWCA Civ 1349
  • Astrazeneca Insurance Co Ltd v XL Insurance (Bermuda) Ltd [2013] EWHC 349 (Comm) affirmed [2013] EWCA Civ 1660

SURETYSHIP:

  • Wuhan Guoyu Logistics Group Co Ltd v Emporiki Bank of Greece SA [2013] EWCA Civ 1679
  • National Merchant Buying Society Ltd v Bellamy [2013] EWCA Civ 452
  • Aviva Insurance Ltd v Hackney Empire Ltd [2012] EWCA Civ 1716
  • C-488/11 Brusse v Jahani BV

 

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