Credit Lyonnais (Generale Bank) Nederland v ECGD (HL) 1999

Credit Lyonnais Nederland N.V. (now known as Generale Bank Nederland N.V.) v. Export Credits Guarantee Department, HL on 18th February 1999 (Times Law Reports, 19th February 1999).

Case Summary

Authority for the proposition that:

in order to establish an employer's vicarious liability for the results of an employee's actions, all the features of the wrong which are necessary to make the employee liable must have occurred in the course of the employment.

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