Matrix Securities Ltd v Theodore Goddard (a firm) & Anor.  BTC 578
Judgment delivered 13 November 1997.
Professional negligence – Solicitors and counsel advised on setting up tax avoidance scheme – Advice on draft of letter to Revenue to obtain clearance for scheme – Clearance given but later revoked – Whether clearance revoked as a result of negligent advice – Whether duty of defendants to achieve a particular result, i.e. to obtain clearance and eliminate risk of clearance being revoked once it was obtained.