|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 92|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Kennedy, Judge and Chadwick LJJ
|Representation||Richard Southwell QC and Simon Barker (instructed by Rowe & Maw) for the defendants.|
|Rupert Jackson QC and Graeme McPherson (instructed by Titmuss Sainer Dechert ) for the plaintiffs.|
|Judgment Dates:||27 November 1997|
Negligence - Advice - Auditor - Duty of care - Common law duty of care - Preparation of company's audited accounts - Duty to directors of company - Whether auditors owing duty to protect directors personally.