Professional Negligence Update – what’s new in vicarious liability, illegality and loss of a chance

21 July 2020

A podcast by Helen Evans KC, Anthony Jones and Seohyung Kim bringing you up to date with the key professional negligence developments in 2019 and 2020.

The podcast will include:

  • Asking whether the approach to vicarious liability has become more sophisticated
  • Considering how courts are implementing the Patel v Mirza​ ‘policy-based’ approach to the doctrine of illegality
  • Reviewing where we are on the ‘loss of a chance’ doctrine, and how the vexed question of after-available evidence ​fits in
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