With v O’Flanagan [1936]


  • The value of a company declined after it had been correctly represented to be a certain value prior to the contract’s conclusion


  • Could the contract be voided for misrepresentation?


  • Yes


  • Duty to correct statements, as they are considered to have continuing effect up to the time of the contract’s completion
RELATED CASE  Arcos Ltd v Ronaasen [1933]

Posted in Contract Law Revision Notes.

This page was last updated on 27th April 2014

© 2020 Webstroke Law - Terms and Privacy Policy