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Starmark Enterprises Ltd v CPL Distribution Ltd, Court of Appeal, 31 July 2001

13 August 2001
The facts

This case turned on a landlord and tenant point. However it is of general interest for the comments of the court on precedent. In this case, the Court was faced with two conflicting decisions from itself. In such a situation the Court said it would be prepared to apply the earlier decision and not follow the later decision where it was clear the later decision had been made following a distinction of the earlier decision which was incorrect.

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