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Henderson v Merrett

[1994] 3 All ER 506

Case summary last updated at 03/01/2020 17:30 by the Oxbridge Notes in-house law team.

Judgement for the case Henderson v Merrett

 Ps entered a syndicate whereby Ds would manage their funds. Some contracted directly with fund managers, while others had a contract to join the syndicate and their relationship with a fund manager was through the medium of a sub-agency agreement. HL held that the more “indirect” plaintiff could still claim for tort damages as the relationship was proximate enough. 

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