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LIMITATION :”STANDSTILL AGREEMENT” HAS WIDE SCOPE & COVERS CLAIM IN DECEIT: COURT OF APPEAL DECISION

In Mortgage Express -v- Countrywide Surveyors Limited [2015] EWCA Civ 1110 the Court of Appeal construed a limitation “standstill” agreement. It is, possibly, the first time a “standstill” agreement has been construed on appeal. Given that these agreements are now increasingly popular, so as to avoid excessive court fees. The decision may have considerable practical […]