отдалять; отстранять; отчуждать; делать чуждым; разобщать
- As recognised by Scrutton LJ in L Estrange v Graucob there are limitations to the signature rule.
- Do you assume you have no Christian believers among your readers or are you deliberately seeking to insult and estrange them?
- Where the exclusion clause is embodied in a signed contract, the general rule is that the signatory is bound by the contents of the document regardless of whether he has read or understood them (L Estrange v Graucob Ltd 1934 2 KB 394) in the absence of the plea of non est factum (Saunders v Anglia Building Society 1971 AC 1004).
- In L Estrange v Graucob (1934 2 KB 394) Scrutton LJ said that When a document containing contractual terms is signed then, in the absence of fraud or, I will add, misrepresentation, the party signing it is bound, and it is wholly immaterial whether he has read the document or not.