The Court’s Approach to Clumsy & Careless Drafting - What Property Professionals Need to Know
Clarity in drafting legal documents is essential, but what happens when it goes wrong?
Faced with ambiguous, clumsy, or downright careless drafting, what can a court or tribunal do, what won’t it do and what should you be advising your client?
What You Will Learn
This webinar will cover the following:
- The role commercial common-sense and why it still matters: Mackenzie v Cheung; Blacklion v Amira; Schofield v Smith
- Adding in missing words - is there really no ‘limit to the amount of red ink or verbal rearrangement or correction which the court is allowed’?
- Bad bargains & implied terms: Picturehouse Cinemas; Blacks; Yoo v iLiv;
- Rectification: what is it, when can it be obtained + evidence: Ralph v Ralph; Persimmon v Hillier
This pre-recorded webinar will be streamed at 12:30pm on Wednesday 7th December 2022 and will remain available to view by delegates who have registered by then for 90 days.
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