Victoria Laundry (Windsor) Ltd. v. Newman Industries Ltd.

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Facts: Plaintiff ran a laundry business and purchased a large boiler from Defendant. The delivery was significantly delayed. Plaintiff sued for lost profits for a lucrative contract it missed out on due to the delay.

Holding: Held for Plaintiff.

Reason: Even though the purpose of the boiler was not expressed, it is easily foreseeable. The loss arose naturally from the breach.