*ABC v St George's Healthcare NHS Trust and others

Negligence – Cause of action. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division allowed the claimant's appeal against the strike out of her case on the duty of care purportedly owed by the respondent NHS Trust in relation to disclosure of confidential patient information. The court found that none of the public policy reasons put forward by the defendant could be said to be unarguable and the case would be remitted for hearing.

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