Case update: Employer’s liability – it’s less likely!

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What do we already know?  We updated you in our August 2018 Newsletter Case update (1) Employer’s liability – it’s more likely on the Court of Appeal’s decision in Barclays Bank plc v Various Claimants that Barclays was liable for the conduct of the late Dr Gordon Bates who was an independent contractor who conducted…
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Case update (1): Employer’s liability – it’s more likely…

What do we already know? We updated you in our March 2016 Newsletter Employers liability – it’s more likely… on two Supreme Court decisions which demonstrated an increasing willingness by the courts to hold an employer liable for the actions of its staff. The Supreme Court adopted a two stage test for liability which considered…
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