GUS Property Management Ltd v Littlewoods Mail Stores: HL 1982

The House referred to a claim for damages falling into ‘some legal black hole.’


Lord Keith of Kinkel


1982 SLT 533



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CitedAlfred Mcalpine Construction Limited v Panatown Limited HL 17-Feb-2000
A main contractor who was building not on his own land, would only be free to claim damages from a sub-contractor for defects in the building where the actual owner of the land would not also have had a remedy. Here, the land owner was able to sue . .
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Updated: 06 May 2022; Ref: scu.218908