Practice and Procedure

ATTORNEY GENERAL (Claimant) v GEORGE BLAKE (Defendant) & JONATHAN CAPE LTD (Third Party) (2000)

PUBLISHED July 27, 2000

When, exceptionally, a just response to a breach of contract so required, the court should have a discretion to grant the remedy of requiring a defendant to account to the claimant for the benefits he had received from his breach of contract.

HL (Lord Nicholls, Lord Goff of Chieveley, Lord Browne-Wilkinson, Lord Steyn, Lord Hobhouse)