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Published: 05 December 2017

912 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198755166

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A new practitioner law publication

McMeel on The Construction of Contracts

Interpretation, Implication, and Rectification

Third Edition

Gerard McMeel

  • Written by a leading legal academic and practitioner with significant experience in both advising and representing clients
  • Clearly and concisely helps the reader to negotiate a complex area of law by combining principles and doctrine with relevant discussion of the case law
  • Identifies and anticipates current and future trends in litigation

New to this Edition:

  • Updated discussion of the role of the appeal courts in their decisions on judgments relating to contract construction, most notably the cases of Rainy Sky v Kookmin Bank (2011), Arnold v Britton (2015), the Lloyds Bank Bonds case (2016), and Wood v Capita Insurance Services (2017)
  • Expanded coverage and critique of the principles of implication and rectification
  • Extended treatment of good faith following Yam Seng (2014) and MSC Mediterranean Shipping v Cottonex (2016)
  • Discussion of New Commercial Court Guide rules on background facts "factual matrix" and statements of case

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