|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 227|
|Court:||House of Lords|
Lords Slynn of Hadley, Lord Nolan, Lord Steyn, Lord Hope of Craighead and Lord Hutton
|Representation||Gordon Pollock QC and Richard Jacobs (instructed by Herbert Smith) for the defendants.|
|Sidney Kentridge QC and Lawrence Rabinowitz (instructed by Denton Hall) for the plaintiff.|
|Judgment Dates:||20 May 1998|
Contract - Sale and purchase of North Sea Gas - Contract to be fulfilled before date fixed for first delivery of gas - Date for delivery not met - Whether condition a condition precedent - Effect of non-fulfilment.