Lloyd Cheyham & Company Ltd v Littlejohn & Company

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Date1987
Year1987
CourtQueen's Bench Division
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9 cases
  • JSI Shipping (S) Pte Ltd v Teofoongwonglcloong (A Firm)
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 6 December 2006
    ...279 (folld) Leeds Estate, Building and Investment Company v Shepherd (1887) 36 Ch D 787 (distd) Lloyd Cheyham & Co Ltd v Littlejohn & Co [1987] BCLC 303 (folld) London and General Bank (No 2),In re [1895] 2 Ch 673 (folld) Pacific Acceptance Corporation Ltd v Forsyth (1970) 92 WN (NSW) 29 (d......
  • GDF Suez Teesside Ltd v The Commissioners for HM Revenue and Customs
    • United Kingdom
    • Upper Tribunal (Tax and Chancery Chamber)
    • 17 February 2017
    ...that the accounts are true and fair.” 68. These views received some judicial endorsement in Lloyd Cheyham & Co Ltd v Littlejohn & Co [1987] BCLC 303. Woolf J there accepted (at “While [Statements of Standard Accounting Practice (i.e. forerunners of Financial Reporting Standards)] are not co......
  • JSI Shipping (S) Pte Ltd v Teofoongwonglcloong (a firm)
    • Singapore
    • Court of Appeal (Singapore)
    • 30 August 2007
    ...care depended on the circumstances of each case. More specifically, the trial judge cited in Lloyd Cheyham & Co Ltd v Littlejohn & Co [1987] BCLC 303 and applied the same test for auditors as that applied for medical doctors (in Bolam v Friern Hospital Management Committee [1957] 1 WLR 582)......
  • Macquarie International Investments Ltd v Glencore UK Ltd (No 2)
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 21 June 2010
    ...as strong evidence that the accounts in question did present a true and fair view: see Lloyd Cheyman & Co Ltd v Littlejohn & Co [1987] BCLC 303 at 313; ( Senate Electrical Wholesalers Ltd v STC Submarine Systems Ltd 20th December 1996, unreported) at page 20 of the transcript; ( Bairstow v ......
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3 books & journal articles
  • Tort Law
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review No. 2007, December 2007
    • 1 December 2007
    ...in Bolam v Friern Hospital Management Committee[1957] 1 WLR 582, and applied to auditors in Lloyd Cheyham & Co Ltd v Littlejohn & Co [1987] BCLC 303. Lee J found that the respondent had not been negligent as it had ‘acted in accordance with a practice accepted as proper by a body of skilled......
  • Liability of financial advisers for pensions mis‐selling
    • United Kingdom
    • Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance No. 7-4, April 1999
    • 1 April 1999
    ...(7) [1981] Com LR 205. (8) [1979] NLJ 116. (9) [1995] CLC 1557. (10) [1978] 2 Lloyds Rep. 386; affirmed[1979] 2 Lloyds Rep. 334. (11) [1987] BCLC 303. (12) [1979] Ch. 384 at 403. (13) [1995] 2 AC 207. (14) Sec Cancer Research Campaign et al v Ernest Brown & Co. (unreported) Ch.D. 27th Octob......
  • WHO LEFT THE GATES UNLOCKED? RECONCILING THE DUTIES OF AUDITORS AND COMPANY DIRECTORS
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal No. 2008, December 2008
    • 1 December 2008
    ...Shipping (S) Pte Ltd v Teofoongwonglcloong[2007] 1 SLR 821 at [68] where the trial judge cited Lloyd Cheyham & Co Ltd v Littlejohn & Co[1987] BCLC 303 and applied the same test for auditors as that applied for medical doctors in Bolam v Friern Hospital Management Committee[1957] 1 WLR 582 (......

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