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The Scotts Company (UK) Ltd v Paper Mill Lane Properties Ltd (2012)


This claim was for declarations as to the meaning of a contract for the sale of development land as regards payments to be made out of a contractual retention towards environmental remediation works, and an alleged estoppel against the claimant seller.


The contract was construed in the manner contended for by the claimant, and the allegation of estoppel was rejected.


Andrew Walker QC appeared for the successful claimant.

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21 Jun 2012

Queen's Bench Division
Popplewell J

Andrew Walker QC

Practice areas
Commercial Disputes
Real Estate