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LEGT 5512 LEGAL FOUNDATIONS FOR ACCOUNTANTS SESSION 2, 2010 CASE LIST This Case List is not intended to cite every case quoted in lectures and tutorials during the course. Its purpose is to give students a handy citation of a number of leading cases with brief statements to help identify them. This list may not be taken into the Final Examination. 1. 2. 3 Commonwealth v State of Tasmania (1983) 46 ALR 625 Federal and State powers Lee v Knapp [1967] 2 QB 442 “Stop after accident” – golden rule Smith v Hughes [1960] 2 All ER 859 “in the street” – mischief rule 4. Carlill v Carbolic Smoke Ball Co. [1893] 1 QB 256 Several contract law principles 5. Harvey v Facey [1893] AC 552 Supply of information is not an offer 6. Pharmaceutical Society of…show more content…
Ltd. (1991) 65 ALJR 334 Causation – “common sense” test 47. Alexander v Cambridge Credit Corporation Ltd (1987) 9 NSWLR 310 Causation 48. Harris Scarfe Limited (Receivers and Managers Appointed) (in liq) v Ernst & Young (Reg) [2005] SASC Causation 49. Unit 11 Pty Ltd v Sharpe Partners Pty Ltd [2005] FCA 635 Causation 50. The Wagon Mound (No. 1) [1961] AC 388 Remoteness 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 The Wagon Mound (No. 2) [1967] 1 AC 617 Remoteness Sayers v Harlow UDC [1958] 1 WLR 623 Contributory negligence Insurance Commissioners v Joyce (1948) 77 CLR 39 Voluntary assumption of risk Caltex Oil (Aust.) Pty. Ltd. v The Dredge "Willemstad" (1976) 136 CLR 529 Purely economic loss Hedley Byrne & Co. Ltd. v Heller & Partners Ltd. [1964] AC 465 Duty of care in purely economic loss cases L. Shaddock & Associates Pty. Ltd. v Parramatta City Council (1981) ALJR 713 Duty of care in purely economic loss caused by negligent misstatement cases San Sebastian P/L v The Minister (1986) 61 ALJR 41 Duty of care in purely economic loss caused by negligent misstatement cases Esanda Finance Corp. Ltd. v Peat Marwick Hungerfords (1997) 142 ALR 750 Duty of care in purely economic loss caused by negligent misstatement cases Page 3 of
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