|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 335 (Jul)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Peter Gibson, Arden LJJ and Cresswell J
|Representation||Philip Noble (instructed by Forbes & Co, Hornchurch) for the claimant.|
|James Abrahams (instructed by Williams & Cole, Walsall) for the defendants.|
|Judgment Dates:||23 July 2002|
Practice - Compromise of action - Undertakings - Claimant accepting undertakings from defendants prohibiting passing off of claimant's goods - Letter from claimant stating undertakings not prejudicing claimant's right to sue for damages or other legal recourse if passing off continuing - Claimant issuing proceedings for passing off - Judge finding claimant's cause of action compromised by exchange of letters and undertakings - Whether judge in error.