Meadows v Khan in the Supreme Court: Scope of Duty in Clinical Negligence Claims’

“In Meadows v Khan [2021] UKSC 21, the Supreme Court unanimously dismissed Ms Meadows’ appeal, finding that there was no principled basis for excluding a clinical negligence claim from the ambit of the ‘scope of duty principle’ in the tort of negligence. The judgment can be read here. This short blog looks at the majority’s reasoning …” (more)

[Rochelle Rong and Alexandra Pountney, Ropewalk Chambers, 24 June]

First posted 2021-06-29 09:00:38

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