The courts of equity have recognised that a fiduciary relationship can exist ‘in almost every shape’.
(1885) 52 LT 646
Cited – Hedley Byrne and Co Ltd v Heller and Partners Ltd HL 28-May-1963
Banker’s Liability for Negligent Reference
The appellants were advertising agents. They were liable themselves for advertising space taken for a client, and had sought a financial reference from the defendant bankers to the client. The reference was negligent, but the bankers denied any . .
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Updated: 16 May 2022; Ref: scu.216364