Hewitt v Rowlands: CA 1924

The landlord had failed to repair the property as required by his covenant.
Held: The primary measure of loss for a breach of a contract to provide such services is the diminution in value of the services promised.


[1924] All ER 344


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedRegus (UK) Ltd v Epcot Solutions Ltd CA 15-Apr-2008
The appellant had contracted to provide office accomodation to the defendant. The air conditioning did not work and there were other defects. The appellant now challenged a finding of liability and that its contract terms which were said to totally . .
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Damages, Contract

Updated: 05 August 2022; Ref: scu.266860