|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 88|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Beldam, Potter and Brooke LJJ
|Representation||Richard Slade (instructed by Norton Rose) for the plaintiff.|
|Murray Pickering QC (instructed by Wortley Byers, Brentwood) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||25 November 1997|
Bills of exchange - Bills on plaintiff's standard printed form - Drawer of bill inserting words '90 days after acceptance' using typeface too large for space provided - Word 'acceptance' obscuring words 'sight of' in printed bill - Whether instruments properly construed as payable on acceptance - Whether instruments were bills of exchange.