186. Breach of partnership agreement or unreasonable conduct.

On application by a partner, the court may decree a dissolution when a partner, other than the partner suing, wilfully or persistently commits a breach of the partnership agreement1, or otherwise so conducts himself in matters relating to the partnership business that it is not reasonably practicable for the other partner or partners to carry on the business in partnership with him2.

Thus, whereas mere partnership squabbles are not sufficient to induce the court to order a dissolution3, if a state of complete and permanent animosity exists, so that the breach between the partners is irreparable and mutual confidence is