Cassell and Co Ltd v Broome and Another: CA 24 Mar 1971


Denning MR, Salmon and Phillimore LJJ


[1971] 2 QB 354, [1971] 1 All ER 262


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedBrugger v Medic-Aid Ltd PatC 1996
The defendant had admitted copying B’s drawings and designs for the creation of a nebulizer. To assist its election on damages, B sought preparation of details of the sales including costs and sale prices. When B also sought statutory damages, M . .
Appeal fromCassell and Co Ltd v Broome and Another HL 23-Feb-1972
Exemplary Damages Award in Defamation
The plaintiff had been awarded damages for defamation. The defendants pleaded justification. Before the trial the plaintiff gave notice that he wanted additional, exemplary, damages. The trial judge said that such a claim had to have been pleaded. . .
See AlsoCassell and Co Ltd v Broome (No 2) HL 24-Feb-1972
Their Lordships varied an order for costs already made by the House in circumstances where the parties had not had a fair opportunity to address argument on the point. As the ultimate court of appeal, the House has power to correct any injustice . .
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Damages, Defamation

Updated: 15 May 2022; Ref: scu.420017