Lennon v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis [2004] IRLR 385 CA

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  • Case round up

    Date:
    1 July 2004

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  • Lennon v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis

    Date:
    1 May 2004

    In Lennon v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis [2004] IRLR 385 CA, the Court of Appeal held that a police commissioner, having assumed responsibility for advising police officers, owed a duty of care to the claimant and thus was liable for the economic loss resulting from advice negligently given on which the claimant had relied.