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Entire agreement clauses

Top bins? An entire agreement clause effective to preclude a misrepresentation claim

David Siesage

In NF Football Investments v NFFC Group Holdings, the court struck out the purchaser’s claim for misrepresentation, as the claims were excluded by an entire agreement clause in the share purchase agreement. The purchaser of Nottingham Forest Football Club complained that the seller had represented the club’s liabilities as as being £6.5m when in fact Read More

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Mocha-Mamas, implied terms and entire agreement clauses

David Siesage

In Hipwell v Szurek, the Court of Appeal considered an entire agreement clause and implied a term into a lease making the landlord responsible for the installation and maintenance of electric wiring. Ms Szurek rented premises from Mr Hipwell, which she ran as a café called Mocha-Mamas. One year into the lease, Ms Szurek began Read More

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Luxury houseboats and entire agreement clauses

Christopher Colman

The High Court recently found that a seller of luxury houseboats was liable for misrepresentation and breach of contract, since an entire agreement clause did not exclude promises made in the run up to the sale. In Djurberg (t/a Hampton Riviera) v Small (unreported, Ch D, 1/9/17), Mr Djurberg, the owner of Hampton Riviera Marina, agreed Read More

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