|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 573|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Peter Gibson, Ward and Chadwick LJJ
|Representation||Jonathan Gaunt QC and Jacqueline Baker (instructed by D J Freeman) for P.|
|Anthony Mann QC and Geoffrey Brown (instructed by Trowers & Hamlins) for R.|
|Judgment Dates:||28 May 1999|
Lease - Second defendant assigning lease to third defendant with benefit of underlease - Third defendant agreeing to indemnify second defendant in relation to claims 'in respect of' breach of repairing covenant in head lease - Underlessee commencing proceedings against both defendants for breach of repairing covenant - Whether third defendant obliged to indemnify second defendant.