Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 186 (Mar)
Court: Chancery Division

Lightman J

Representation Simon Brown-Wilkinson QC and Elizabeth Weaver (instructed by Fladgate Fielder) for the claimant.
  The first defendant did not appear and was not represented.
  Mark Cunningham QC (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the second defendant.
Judgment Dates: 13 March 2002


Land registration - Search - Mistake by Land Registry - Part of property acquired by claimant already registered - Filed plan and search certificate issued by Land Registry failing to disclose registration - Whether claimant entitled to indemnity in respect of losses suffered as a result of errors of Land Registry - s 83.

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