Davis v Radcliffe: PC 5 Apr 1990

(Isle of Man) Misfeasance in public office.
Held: No duty of care was owed by financial regulators towards investors.

[1990] 1 WLR 821, [1990] UKPC 18
Cited by:
CitedThree Rivers District Council and Others v Governor and Company of The Bank of England HL 18-May-2000
The applicants alleged misfeasance against the Bank of England in respect of the regulation of a bank.
Held: The Bank could not be sued in negligence, but the tort of misfeasance required clear evidence of misdeeds. The action was now properly . .
CitedTee v Lautro Limited CA 20-Nov-1996
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CitedMichael and Others v The Chief Constable of South Wales Police and Another SC 28-Jan-2015
The claimants asserted negligence in the defendant in failing to provide an adequate response to an emergency call, leading, they said to the death of their daughter at the hands of her violent partner. They claimed also under the 1998 Act. The . .

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Torts – Other

Updated: 20 December 2021; Ref: scu.194965