Cases: Commercial and Agency Law

Albright & Wilson UK Ltd v Biachem Ltd (2002) UKHL 37

  Albright & Wilson UK Ltd v Biachem Ltd (2002) concerns, inter alia, breach of contract.   Keywords: Commercial and Agency Law – Negligence – Supplier – Breach of contract – Carriage of goods – House of Lords Facts: In the present case, the appellants are two chemical producer companies Berk and Biochem Ltd. An…

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Aldridge v Johnson (1857) 7 E & B 885

  Aldridge v Johnson (1857) concerns the sale of goods and passing of property   Keywords: Sale of goods – Passing of property – Contract – Barley – Bankruptcy Facts: In the case of Aldridge v Johnson (1857), the plaintiff agreed to buy 100 quarters of barley (a cereal grain) out of 200 quarters. He…

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Aluminium Industrie Vaassen BV v Romalpa Aluminium Ltd [1976] 1 WLR 676

  Aluminium Industrie Vaassen BV v Romalpa Aluminium Ltd [1976] concerns, inter alia, the retention of title to the goods sold on credit   Keywords: Commercial and Agency Law – Company – Sale of goods – Liquidation – Fiduciary duty – Title to the goods – Court of Appeal Facts: In the case of Aluminium…

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Anderson v Morice (1876) 1 App. Cas. 713

  Anderson v Morice (1876) concerns the insurable interest in the goods and claim to recover the loss   Keywords: Commercial law – Sale of goods – Cargo of rice – Vessel – Insurance – House of Lords Facts: In the case of Anderson v Morice (1876), the plaintiff merchant entered into a contract for…

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Anglo-Russian Merchant Traders Ltd v Batt (1917) 2 KB 679

  Anglo-Russian Merchant Traders Ltd v Batt (1917) concerns, inter alia, ban on the export of goods, liability for damages and reasonable care on the part of the sellers    Keywords: Commercial Law – Contract of sale – Aluminum – Contractual liability – Prohibition of export – Liability for damages – Court of Appeal Facts:…

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