Mr Ben Harris

Ben Harris

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Risky business: the perils of taking over someone else's contract
United Kingdom | 05 November 2019

The High Court recently clarified that merely contracting with another party and thereby giving it the opportunity or means to breach another pre-existing contract is not itself sufficient to constitute inducing breach of contract. More practically, the case is a reminder of the perils of becoming involved as a third party in others' disputes.