Entrepreneur Wins Right to Pursue £4 Million Professional Negligence Claim

Entrepreneur Wins Right to Pursue £4 Million Professional Negligence Claim An entrepreneur who claims that he missed out on a £4 million business opportunity due to a law firm’s negligence in drafting a company sale agreement has had fresh life breathed into his compensation claim by the Court of Appeal. The man was the sole shareholder of a company (company A) that had developed an innovative range of products. His intention had been to sell the company but to retain control of intellectual property rights in those products, which would be transferred to company B, that he had established for that purpose. After the sale, he had entered into negotiations…