Liability for References

A Judgment from Sheriff Bovey QC sitting at Dundee has been issued has been issued as 2015 SCDUN 74. Carol McDonald sued Dundee City Council claiming that the Council were negligent in the provision of a reference to Angus Council. The Pursuer, a qualified Social Worker, had applied for a position with Angus Council. After being verbally advised by Angus that she had been successful, Dundee had supplied additional information. Angus later withdrew the employment offer referring to the lack … Continued