SESSION 05 - DISCHARGE OF CONTRACT.pdf

The defendant and his remaining partner offered to re

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The defendant and his remaining partner offered to re-employ the plaintiff who declined the offer. The plaintiff claimed the full loss caused by the wrongful dismissal. Held: The plaintiff was not entitled to the full loss but only to nominal Damages. This was because he did not mitigate his loss by accepting the offer of re-employment. 44 b. REMEDIES FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT
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45 EQUITABLE REMEDIES A court may, at its discretion, also grant equitable remedies, as follows: An order for specific performance; & An injunction. b.REMEDIES FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT
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46 SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE Court order requiring a party to perform his positive obligations in a contract. It would usually be granted for cases involving the sale of land, antiques and company shares. The court will not normally grant such an order unless it meets certain guidelines such as when damages are inadequate. b.REMEDIES FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT
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