Scott Paper Co v Drayton Paper Works Ltd: 1927

Parties to litigation should ‘be encouraged fully and frankly to put their cards on the table.’


Clauson J


[1927] 44 RPC 151

Cited by:

CitedCutts v Head and Another CA 7-Dec-1983
There had been a trial of 35 days regarding rights of way over land, which had proved fruitless, and where some orders had been made without jurisdiction. The result had been inconclusive. The costs order was now appealed, the plaintiff complaining . .
CitedPrudential Insurance Company of America v Prudential Assurance Company Ltd CA 31-Jul-2003
The appellant sought to restrain the use in proceedings in New Zealand and elsewhere of ‘without prejudice’ documents discovered in court proceedings here.
Held: It was not sensible to elide the distinction between the two sources of . .
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Evidence, Litigation Practice

Updated: 09 May 2022; Ref: scu.186459