Living a life vicarious – on the move and yet to stop

Vicarious liability extends beyond employment relationships

Two recent United Kingdom Supreme Court judgments – Cox v Ministry of Justice [2016] UKSC 10, and Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarkets plc [2016] UKSC 11 – illustrate vicarious liability may be developing to offer plaintiffs significant opportunities in defendant shopping, to increase insurers’ exposure to claims for such liability, and to give businesses added caution in dealing with customers and clients. Continue reading “Living a life vicarious – on the move and yet to stop”