4 Legal English Podcast | Episode 014
In this episode, we discuss the Landmark Case of Jarvis v. Swan Tours Ltd. This 1972 English case concerns contracts how to calculate damages Lord Denning, one of the leading British jurists of the 20th century, wrote the opinion.
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Jarvis v. Swan Tours | Landmark Cases
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Here is the case discussed in the podcast. This is from the Court of Appeal of England & Wales. Available below.
Jarvis v. Swan Tours,  EWCA Civ 8.
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