Laws v London Chronicle (Indicator Newspapers) Ltd [1959] 1 WLR 698 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Laws v London Chronicle (Indicator Newspapers) Ltd

    Date:
    31 December 1959

    In Laws v London Chronicle (Indicator Newspapers) Ltd [1959] 1 WLR 698 CA, the Court of Appeal held that, although disobedience to a lawful order is misconduct, it may not be sufficiently serious to justify summary dismissal.