House of Lords’ Judgment on Chartbrook Limited (Respondents) v Persimmon Homes Limited and Another (Appellants)
1 July 2009
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Judgment in this case was handed down today. It provided an important opportunity for the House of Lords (Lord Hoffman in particular) to consider applicable rules of contractual construction in cases (such as this) where the contractual drafting has obviously gone awry.