Langton v Langton and Another: ChD 24 Feb 1995

The doctrine of ‘unconscionable bargain’ does not extend to gifts obtained by undue influence.
References: Times 24-Feb-1995, [1995] 2 FLR 890
This case is cited by:

  • Cited – Randall v Randall ChD 30-Jul-2004
    The executor sought to set aside gifts made by the deceased, an elderly aunt before her death to his brother, alleging undue influence.
    Held: The recipient had acted falsely in failing to declare overpayments of benefits. The deceased had been . .
    (, [2004] EWHC 2258 (Ch), [2005] WTLR 119)
  • Cited – Forsdike v Forsdike CA 21-Feb-1997
    The claimant appealed dismissal of his claim to set aside a transfer by way of gift by his father on the basis of an alleged undue influence.
    Held: The judges was entitled to make the findings he had done, and to be impressed by the spacing of . .
    (, [1997] EWCA Civ 1066)

These lists may be incomplete.
Last Update: 21 November 2020; Ref: scu.82950