The court considered a claim for a set off. Parke B: ‘Such cases are confined to those concerned with goods sold and delivered with a warranty, goods agreed to be supplied according to a contract and actions for work and labour done.’
(1841) 8 M and W 858
England and Wales
Cited – British Anzani (Felixstowe) Ltd v International Marine Management (UK) Ltd ChD 19-Dec-1978
Money expended by a tenant on discharging his landlord’s covenants will in appropriate circumstances operate as a partial or a complete discharge so as to furnish a defence at law to a claim for unpaid rent; and where the tenant has suffered damage . .
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Updated: 08 May 2021; Ref: scu.247740