|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 137 (May)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Ward, Keene LJJ and Sir Martin Nourse
|Representation||Nigel Ley (instructed by Shepherd Harris & Co) for the claimant.|
|Lisa Giovanetti (instructed by John Cawston) for the authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||9 May 2002|
Estoppel - Issue estoppel - Decision of housing benefit review board - Board holding that claimant's tenancy created to take account of housing benefit regulations - Board's decision being quashed by consent order - Second board holding that no tenancy existing - Whether second board estopped by first board's finding in regard to existence of tenancy - Whether estoppel by representation arising in respect of memorandum of reasons filed in support of consent order.