National Westminster Bank Plc v Spectrum Plus Ltd and Others; In re Spectrum Plus Ltd (in liquidation): CA 12 Jul 2004

The High Court or the Court of Appeal should not follow a decision of the Privy Council in place of a decision of the House of Lords, unless the circumstances are quite exceptional and the court is satisfied that in practice the result would be a foregone conclusion


Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers MR, Jonathan Parker, Jacob LJJ


[2004] EWCA Civ 670, [2004] 3 WLR 503, [2004] Ch 337




Insolvency Act 1986 112


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedWillers v Gubay ChD 15-May-2015
The court was asked whether the tort of malicious prosecution of civil proceedings is known to English law.
Held: The Crawfod Adjusters case should not be followed: ‘If I am not bound by Gregory, then I see no reason for departing from the . .
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Constitutional, Insolvency

Updated: 20 May 2022; Ref: scu.622344