Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1998] All ER (D) 714
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Simon Brown, Otton and Schiemann LJJ

Representation Philip McCormack (instructed by Anderton & Co, Portsmouth) for the plaintiffs.
  Andrew Parsons (instructed by Grindeys, Stoke-on-Trent) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 11 December 1998

Catchwords

Limitation of action - Accrual of cause of action - Action for damages for professional negligence brought by purchaser of property against firm of valuers - Whether action time-barred - Whether cause of action accruing when contracts were exchanged or when purchase was completed.

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