Negligence in UK Law
Investors Compensation Scheme Ltd v West Bromwich Building Society
...... the present appeals are proceedings brought by two groups of investors against West Bromwich Building Society ("W.B.B.S.") for damages for negligence at common law and under section 2(1) of the Misrepresentation Act 1967. They also claim rescission of their mortgages on the ground of ......
M'Alister or Donoghue (Pauper) v Stevenson
...... . 6 (1) That the Appellant's case rests solely on the ground of a tort based not on fraud but on negligence; and . . 7 (2) that throughout the appeal the case has been argued on the basis, undisputed by the Second Division and never questioned by ......
Hedley Byrne & Company Ltd v Heller & Partners Ltd
......Heller was guilty of negligence in giving such a reference without making plain—as he did not—that it was intended to be a very guarded reference, and (2) that properly ......
Johnson v Gore Wood & Company (A Firm)
......On 8 January 1991 WWH started proceedings for professional negligence against GW. In those proceedings GW admitted that it owed WWH a duty to exercise reasonable care in connection with the exercise of the option, but ......
Anns v Merton London Borough Council
......As against the council the claims were for damages for negligence by their servants or agents in approving the foundations upon which the block was erected even though (sic) they had not been taken down to a ......
Caparo Industries Plc v Dickman
......In this way the law has identified a wide variety of duty situations, all falling within the ambit of the tort of negligence, but sufficiently distinct to require separate definition of the essential ingredients by which the existence of the duty is to be recognised. ......
- Reardon Smith Line Ltd v Yngevar Hansen-Tangen (trading as H. E. Hansen-Tangen)
Three Rivers District Council v Governor and Company of the Bank of England (No. 3)
...... of the tort of misfeasance in public office has been said to be one of the reasons justifying the non-actionability of a claim in negligence where there is an act of maladministration: Calveley v. Chief Constable of the Merseyside Police  A.C. 1228 , at 1238F. It is also ......
- HJ (Iran) v Secretary of State for the Home Department; HT (Cameroon) v Same
- Malik and Mahmud v Bank of Credit and Commerce International SA
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