Negotiating damages in English contract law

Harder, Sirko (2020) Negotiating damages in English contract law. Florida International University Law Review, 14 (1). a7 45-63. ISSN 2643-7767

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Abstract

This article evaluates the decision by the UK Supreme Court in One Step (Support) Ltd. v. Morris-Garner (2018),
in which the Court laid down the circumstances in which damages for breach of contract may be measured by reference to the amount of the fee that the innocent party could have demanded from the breaching party for a release of the latter from the relevant obligation ("negotiating damages").

Item Type: Article
Keywords: breach of contract, English law, hypothetical release fee, measure of damages, negotiating damages
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Law
Subjects: K Law > KD Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > KD0051 England and Wales
Depositing User: Sirko Harder
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2020 11:40
Last Modified: 21 Aug 2020 10:20
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/92485

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