Law of Contract: Frustration. Bibliography. Last updated 28-Dec-2014

… it is plain that the tide is now in favour of explaining the discharge by the courts of contractual obligations under the doctrine of frustration as the exercise of an essential "qualifying power a power to qualify the absolute, and reasonable in the new situation,"…
The Modern Law Review © 1956, Vol.19, p. 696.

List of publications

Atiyah, An Introductionn to the Law of Contract, 5th ed, Claredon Press

Cliona Kelly, Paradine v Jane: A Doctrine Of Absolute Contractual Liability?

McKendrick, Contract Law, 2003 Oxford University Press

Treitel, The Law of Contract, 10th ed, Sweet & Maxwell

List of cases

Anglo-Northern Trading Company, Limited v Emlyn Jones & Williams [1917] 2 KB 78,

CTI Group Inc v Transclear SA [2008] EWCA Civ 856

Davis Contractors Ltd. v Fareham Urban District Council [1956] AC 696

Denny-Mott and Dixon Ltd v James Fraser and Co Ltd [1944] AC 265

Heme Bay Steam Boat Company v Hutton [1903] 2 KB 683

Joseph Constantine Steamship Line, Ltd v Imperial Smelting Corporation, Ltd [1942] A.C. 154

Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines v Steamship Mutual Underwriting Association (Bermuda) Ltd [2010] EWHC 2661 (Comm)

Krell v Henry [1903] 2 KB 740

Lauritzen A.S. v Wijsmuller B.V. (The Super Servant Two) [1990] 1 Lloyd’s Rep.1

Maritime National Fish Ltd v Ocean Trawlers Ltd [1935] AC 524

Paal Wilson & Co A/S v Partenreederei Hannah Blumenthal (The "Hannah Blumenthal") [1983] 1 All ER 34

Pioneer Shipping Ltd v BTP Tioxide Ltd (The Nema) [1982] AC 724

Tatem v Gamboa [1939] 1 KB 132

The Fjord Wind [1999] 1 Lloyd’s 307

The Sea Angel [2007] EWCA Civ 547

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