Khambay and another v Nijhar (trading as Gravitas Consulting)

Negligence – Information or advice. Following the purchase of a development site, the claimants alleged, inter alia, that the defendant N had made representations which were false and that the defendant was liable in the tort of deceit or on the basis that there was actionable negligent misrepresentation/misstatement or for breach of an alleged collateral contract. N denied each of the claimants' allegations. On the evidence, the court had reached the clear conclusion that the allegations made against N by the claimants had not been made out. It followed that the claimants' claims had to be dismissed.

Category: