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A strange sort of survival for Pinnel's case: Collier v. P.& M.J. Wright (Holdings) Limited

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<mark>Journal publication date</mark>2008
<mark>Journal</mark>Modern Law Review
Issue number4
Number of pages10
Pages (from-to)611-620
Publication StatusPublished
<mark>Original language</mark>English


This note discusses the decision of the Court of Appeal in Collier v. P & M J Wright (Holdings) Limited, and notes that while the Court purports to uphold both the decision in Pinnel's Case and the effect of Re Selectmove, in fact, by an extension of promissory estoppel, it bypasses them.