Warning: suing a professional defendant could be a much tougher task than it first appears

Canning, Clare
October 2005
Lawyer;10/10/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 39, p18
Trade Publication
Discusses the challenges of suing a professional defendant in Great Britain. PriceWaterhouse's success in defending Sir Elton John's audit negligence claim against it; Equitable Life's launch of a claim against Ernst & Young; Argument that speculative actions aimed at "deep-pocket" defendants do not guarantee success and are an expensive risk.


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