‘New Judgment: Khan v Meadows [2021] UKSC 21’

“The Supreme Court has unanimously dismissed this appeal concerning whether, in the context of a claim for clinical negligence, the Court should follow the approach to ascertaining the scope of a defendant’s duty of care laid down in South Australia Asset Management Corpn v York Montague Ltd [1997] AC 191 (‘SAAMCO’) and, if it should, how that approach is to be applied. It is one of two appeals heard by the same panel of seven justices examining the application of SAAMCO in different fields. It is being handed down and should be read together with the Court’s judgment in Manchester Building Society v Grant Thornton UK LLP [2021] UKSC 20. Please see the UKSC Blog New Judgment post for Manchester Building Society v Grant Thornton UK LLP here …” (more)

[UK Supreme Court Blog, 18 June]

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