Negligence in UK Law
It is rare for an employer to rely on an employee's negligence as a sufficient reason to dismiss. This is particularly the case where there has been a one-off error. Also, it is likely that a more ...
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Can Gross Negligence Constitute Gross Misconduct?
The Court of Appeal (CA) in Adesokan v Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd  EWCA Civ 22 considered whether an employee’s failure to act constituted gross misconduct. Mr Adesokan...
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Corporate Trustees: how gross must negligence be?
Surprisingly, the distinction between negligence and gross negligence in English contract and trust law is unclear. On one view, reflected in the older cases, there is little or no difference at all.
Negligence liability: parent and subsidiary companies
The High Court has considered the circumstances in which a parent company may be liable to third parties in negligence for the acts or omissions of its subsidiary.
Increasing Litigation Funding for Professional Negligence Claims
Litigation funding of professional negligence claims is covered in a July 30, 2013 Global Legal Post article by Nick Rowles-Davies of Vannin Capital in the UK. And, of course, Lisa Rickard complai...
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