|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 141 (May)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 1329 (Comm)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Commercial Court|
|Representation||Michael McLaren QC and John Taylor (instructed by Byrne and Partners LLP) for the claimant.|
|Akhil Shah QC and James Duffy (instructed by Bird & Bird LLP) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||18 May 2012|
Practice - Summary judgment - Entitlement to summary judgment - Defence to claim - Claimant seeking repayment of deposit paid to defendant in respect of potential purchase of aircraft - Defendant contending that condition precedent to obligation to return deposit that claimant exercise good faith and reasonable endeavours - Claimant applying for summary judgment - Whether such condition precedent existing - Whether condition precedent enforceable in law - Whether defendant estopped from claiming that claimant failing to exercise good faith and reasonable endeavours - Whether summary judgment should be granted.