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Pharmaceutical Society Of Gb V Boots Cash Chemists Southern Ltd 1953

Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain v Boots Cash Chemists [ 1953 ] 1 QB 401.

FORMATION OF CONTRACT.

Facts.

The defendant ran a self-service shop in which non-prescription drugs and medicines, many of which were listed in the Poisons List provided in the Pharmacy and Poisons Act 1933, were sold.

These items were displayed in open shelves from which they could be selected by #, Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain v Boots Cash Chemists ( Southern ) Ltd [ 1953 ] EWCA Civ 6 is a famous English contract law decision on the nature of an offer.

The Court held that the display of a product in a store with a price attached is not sufficient to be considered an offer, but rather is an invitation to treat.

Contents, Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain v Boots Cash Chemists ( Southern ) Ltd.

[ 1953 ] EWCA Civ 6 (05 February 1953 ) INTERNATIONAL / U.

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Court of Appeal(CIVIL DIVISION); 0 Comments, Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain v Boots Cash Chemists ( Southern ) Ltd [ 1953 ] 1 QB 401 Chapter 3 (pages 114-111) Relevant facts Section 18 of the Pharmacy and Poisons Act 1933 (UK) provided that it was unlawful to sell certain drugs unless the sale was affected under the supervision of a pharmaceutical society of gb v boots cash chemists southern ltd 1953