There was a fair amount of excitement among contract law scholars in early 2018 when the Supreme Court heard the case of Rock Advertising Ltd v MWB Business Exchange Centres Ltd. In fact, excitement levels were heightened further than usual because the Supreme Court was faced with not one, but two ‘truly fundamental issues in the law of contract’. These two fundamental issues were extremely important to the formation of variation contracts …
Marcus Roberts, Foakes v Beer: Bloodied, Bowed, but Still Binding Authority?, King’s Law Journal Volume 29, 2018 – Issue 3. Published online: 21 Jan 2019.