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Negligent misstatement: Employer liable for negligent misstatements about ex-employee

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In McKie v Swindon College [2011] IRLR 575 HC, the High Court held that an employer was liable for a former employee's loss as a result of negligent misstatements made about him to a subsequent employer, even though those statements were not made in a reference.