Basic Principles of Contract | Contract Law

Perclval Ltd. v. London County Council Asylums and Mental Deficiency Committee

Citation:  (1918) 87 L.JKB 677 FACTS: The plaintiffs advertised for tenders for the supply of stores. The defendant made a tender to the effect that he undertook to supply the company for twelve months with such quantities of special articles as the company may order from time to time. The Company, by a letter accepted the tender and subsequently gave…

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Tolhurst v Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers

Tolhurst v. Associated Portland Cement Manufacturers  (1903), A. C. 414 (Assignment, Restraint of Trade, Standing Offer-Uncertainty) FACTS: Tolhurst, owner of chalk quarries, entered into a contract for supply of chalk to an Imperial Co. (herein after Co.) for 50 years which was to take its supplies only from Tolhurst. It was agreed that Co. would buy…