Dispute Resolution analysis: The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal against a County Court decision that the appellant was bound by a credit note which one of its managers had issued to the respondent as compensation for the latter’s losses after the appellant had supplied it with defective goods. The case also serves as a reminder to ensure that statements of cases are supported by the evidence.
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