Reading Time: 10 minutesIntroduction to auditors’ liability in negligence The extent of auditors’ liability in negligence has, on the whole, been a settled area of law, stemming from the important English case of Caparo Industries Inc v Dickman (“Caparo”). There, the plaintiff purchased a controlling stake in another company, having relied on the information contained in the audited […]
Ee Kiat is primarily interested in the fields of tax law, finance and professional liability. He is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore. Prior to his law studies at SMU, he worked for 3 years as an auditor at a Big 4 accounting firm and graduated with a B.Acc (Hons) from NTU.