David McLauchlan

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

PO Box 600

Wellington, 6140

New Zealand

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Contract Interpretation: What is it About?

Sydney Law Review, Vo. 31, pp. 5-51, 2009, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 1/2012
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2012
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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The Entire Agreement Clause: Conclusive or a Question of Weight?

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 10/2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Common Intention and Contract Interpretation

Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly, pp. 30-50, 2011, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 6/2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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contract, intention, interpretation

4.

Remoteness Re-Invented?

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 3/2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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contract, damages, remoteness

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The 'Drastic' Remedy of Rectification for Unilateral Mistake

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 124, pp. 608-640, 2008, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 4/2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Unilateral Mistake, Rectification

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Interpretation and Rectification: Lord Hoffmann’s Last Stand

New Zealand Law Review, pp. 431-453, 2009, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 3/2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Interpretation, Rectification,Chartbrook Ltd v Persimmon Homes Ltd

7.

The Contract that Neither Party Intends

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 6/2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 418 (68,492)

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Contract Formation, Objectivity, Contract Interpretation

8.

The Lingering Confusion and Uncertainty in the Law of Contract Interpretation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Interpretation

9.

Construction and Implication: In Defence of Belize Telecom

Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly, p. 203, May 2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Jul 2014
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Implied Terms, Construction

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Deleted Words, Prior Negotiations and Contract Interpretation

New Zealand Law Review, Vol. 24, p. 277, 2010 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 5/2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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contract, interpretation, prior negotiations

11.

Refining Rectification

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Mar 2014
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Rectification, Interpretation, Formation

12.

'Contract Interpretation in the Supreme Court — Easy Case, Hard Law?'

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 7/2013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
Downloads 257 (117,932)
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Contract, Interpretation

13.

Plain Meaning and Commercial Construction: Has Australia Adopted the ICS Principles?

Journal of Contract Law, Vol. 25, pp. 7-38, 2009, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 2/2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Interpretation

14.

Lapse of Offers Due to Changed Circumstances: A Contract Conversation

Journal of Contract Law, Vol. 27, 2011, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 8/2013
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan and Rick Bigwood
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and University of Auckland - Faculty of Law
Downloads 246 (123,359)

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contract formation, offer, lapse, change of circumstances

15.

'Frustration' in the Court of Appeal

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Frustration, Implied Terms

16.

Construction Controversy

Journal of Contract Law, Vol. 28, 2011, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 7/20212
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan and Matthew Lees
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and Arnold Bloch Leibler
Downloads 186 (161,185)

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contract, interpretation

17.

More Construction Controversy

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 9/2013
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
David McLauchlan and Matthew Lees
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and Arnold Bloch Leibler
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Contract interpretation

18.

A Conversation about the Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017

Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017, No 5
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Dec 2018
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Commercial Law, Revision of Statutes

19.

A Construction Conundrum?

Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly, p. 428, 2011, Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 44/2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Interpretation

20.

Some Fallacies Concerning the Law of Contract Interpretation

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Feb 2018
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Interpretation

21.

Mitigation and Causation of Benefits

Forthcoming in Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly. ISSN 0306-2945
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Mar 2018
David McLauchlan and Andrew Summers
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and London School of Economics (LSE)
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Contract, Damages, Mitigation

22.

Repudiatory Breach, Prospective Inability, and the Golden Victory

Journal of Business Law, Issue 7, 2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Sep 2015
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Repudiation, Damages

23.

A Sea Change in the Law of Contract Interpretation?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Jul 2019
David McLauchlan
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Interpretation

24.

Contractual Mistakes and the Law of Restitution

1989 N.Z. Recent L. Rev. 277 1989
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Feb 2014
David McLauchlan and Charles Edwin Rickett
Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law and University of South Australia - School of Law
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law of restitution, law of contract, contractual mistakes

25.

Undue Influence, Financiers and Third Parties: A Doctrine in Transition or the Emergence of a New Doctrine?

New Zealand Law Rev. 328, 1995
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Feb 2014
Charles Edwin Rickett and David McLauchlan
University of South Australia - School of Law and Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law
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equitable doctrine, third party cases