Michaels, Lucy

Lucy Michaels v Harbour Grand Hong Kong
HK Court of First Instance, 12-Sep-2018
Mrs Michaels claims for breach of contract and emotional stress after refusing to pay a deposit for a 1-month serviced apartment. Her claim is struck out. The licence agreement was not executed. The judge notes "it is plain and obvious that there was no legally enforceable agreement" and further "that there is no realistic prospect for Mrs Michaels to prove that Harbour Grand had any intention to inflict any injury (physical or mental)", nor that it was reckless to that risk. "Any such suggestion is, in my view, fanciful".
Lucy Michaels v Centaline, Chiu Chi Hung & Elina Pow Mui Ling
HK Court of First Instance, 12-Sep-2018
Mrs Michaels claims that she suffered carbon monoxide poisoning and PTSD in a flat rented by her daughter. The Master struck out her claim as it was beyond the 3-year limit in the Limitations Ordinance. Deputy Judge Paul Lam SC agrees, adding that "Mrs Michaels' claim is far-fetched, imaginative, and fanciful; it does not have any evidential basis at all. It would not make sense to disapply the limitation period to allow her to proceed with a hopeless claim."
Lucy Michaels v Citybase Property Management Ltd & Vianni Cove Management Services Centre
HK Court of First Instance, 29-Sep-2017
The case is transferred to the District Court for trial.
Lucy Michaels v The Apex Horizon
HK Court of First Instance, 29-Sep-2017
Mrs Michaels fails in her appeal for a summary judgment but succeeds in her appeal against striking out. The case now goes to the District Court.
Lucy Michaels v Citybase Property Management Ltd & Vianni Cove Management Services Centre
HK Court of First Instance, 2-Jun-2017
Lucy Michaels v Citybase Property Management Ltd & Vianni Cove Management Services Centre
HK Court of First Instance, 27-Jan-2017
Lucy Michaels v The Apex Horizon
HK Court of First Instance, 25-Jan-2017
Couldn't she just write a bad review on TripAdvisor?

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