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A (1) B (2) v Essex County Council




LTL 17/12/2003; [2004] 1 WLR 1881; [2004] 1 FLR 749; EWCA Civ 1848 Times, January 22, 2004; Independent, January 16, 2004 2003-12-17

It was not fair, just and reasonable to impose on professionals involved in compiling reports for adoption agencies a duty of care towards prospective adopters. However, adoption agencies had a duty to communicate to prospective adopters information which the agencies decided that they should have.