A leading set of barristers’ chambers providing top quality advice and advocacy in the fields of costs litigation; professional negligence; clinical negligence; personal injury; commercial law; regulatory & disciplinary law. Contact us to find out more
The last 12 months have seen an unprecedented rise in the incidence of cyber-crime but the law is currently in an embryonic stage. Barristers at Hailsham Chambers have many years of experience in dealing with technology matters and data protection law, giving them particular aptitude to advise on issues which may ensue from a data security breach.
The Supreme Court has now ruled on the tricky “no loss” arguments raised in this accountant’s negligence claim, reversing the decision of the lower courts. Nicola Rushton of Hailsham’s professional negligence team considers the implications.
The Supreme Court upheld the Court of Appeal’s decision in favour of BPE Solicitors in this landmark professional negligence decision.