|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 273 (Oct)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division|
|Representation||Antonio Bueno QC, Oliver Hyams and Paul Mitchell (instructed by Eversheds) for the claimants.|
|Cherie Booth QC, Andrew Stafford QC and Andrew Simmons QC (instructed by Hammond Suddards Edge) for the first defendant.|
|Andrew Hillier and Stephen Wilson (instructed by Beachcroft Wansbroughs) for the second, third and fourth defendants.|
|Judgment Dates:||19 October 2001|
Negligence - Duty to take care - Economic loss - Employer - Employees agreeing to accept transfer by employer of their contracts of employment - Employer making false representations about employees' pension rights - Employees claiming representations induced acceptance of transfer - Whether employer under duty of care in making statements - Whether employer breaching duty.