Frontlink P/L (ACN 074 034 96) v Cynthia Feldman and Ramarim P/L (ACN 147 722 781) [2017] VSCA 319

CONTRACT
Judgment type: 
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Osborn JA, Whelan JA, Kyrou JA
Parties: 

Frontlink P/L (ACN 074 034 96) v Cynthia Feldman and Ramarim P/L (ACN 147 722 781)

Judgment Date: 
10 November 2017
Catchwords: 

CONTRACT - Appeal - Whether parties to a written agreement to raise cattle on, and have sole occupancy of, land for annual fee had entered into a new contract by implication from their course of conduct after expiration of initial contract term - Whether conduct of husband bound wife - Whether principles governing an “over holding” under a lease applied to render wife a tenant-at-will - Whether common law estoppel by convention prevented husband and wife from denying they remained bound by agreement - Leave granted; appeal dismissed.

Citation: 
[2017] VSCA 319