Griffiths J considered the situation under which the court might use its discretion to extend a limitation period: ‘the object of the discretion was to provide for the occasional hard case’ and that its application ‘should be reserved for cases of an unusual nature’.
Unreported, 21 July 1977
England and Wales
Cited – Horton v Sadler and Another HL 14-Jun-2006
The claimant had been injured in a road traffic accident for which the defendant was responsible in negligence. The defendant was not insured, and so a claim was to be made against the MIB. The plaintiff issued proceedings just before the expiry of . .
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Updated: 26 May 2022; Ref: scu.242523