Favourite Cases: Hadley v Baxendale [1854] EWHC Exch J70 – James Fagan

In this episode of Favourite Cases, James Fagan speaks about Hadley v Baxendale. Despite being a case from the 19th Century its well known short and succinct statement of principle goes to the heart of contract remedies today which are fundamental tools for a commercial lawyer.

Hadley v Baxendale is reported at [1854] EWHC Exch J70.

Recorded August 2021.

Favourite Cases is a Radcliffe Chambers project for August 2021, which takes a look at interesting and important chancery and commercial decisions.

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