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Hartley v Ponsonby (1857) 119 ER 1471

This case considered the issue of consideration and whether or not a promise to pay a crewman extra wages to complete a voyage was supported by consideration by the crewman even though they were already contracted to complete the voyage.

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Hartley v Ponsonby (1857) 119 ER 1471
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