February 21, 2023
The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in Davies v Ford dismissing both the appeal and cross-appeal. The judgment concerns issues of equitable liability, including whether there can be knowing receipt of a mere opportunity, whether the counterfactual is relevant for the assessment of equitable compensation, and differences between the liability of fiduciaries and third parties. Alexander and Daniel appeared for the Respondents, instructed by Joanna Ford and Hannah Proctor of Cripps LLP.
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