Contract – Creation of contract. The claimant had failed to prove an alleged oral agreement with the defendant company, under which he claimed he had agreed to resolve an issue which the company had been facing concerning accreditation in respect of a solar energy project in Staffordshire, in consideration of payment by the company to him of 2% of the gross development value of the project. The Queen's Bench Division preferred the evidence of the company's witnesses and dismissed the claim which, it held, had not been established on the facts.