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Item List : "Caparo case"

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2. Letter, dated 31 May 1991, from JA Leek, Caparo with attached press cuttings and text of his speech to London Practioner [sic, practitioner] Board, April 1991.

Letter expresses keenness to give evidence to the Committee and includes FT article and Leek's presentation to the London Practitioner Board, 19 April 1991.

3. Record of meeting on 1 October 1991, with Mr James Leek, Director of Caparo Industries plc

Concentrates on the liability of auditors and their responsibilities.

4. Letter, dated 30 July 1992 from Institute of Investment Management and Research and accompanying comments.

The document gives detailed comment on specific paragraphs in the draft code.

5. Letter, dated 31 July 1992, from Clark Whitehill & Co.

The response comments on the application of the Code to smaller listed companies, the effectiveness of internal control and the Caparo case.

6. Memo, dated 21 October 1991, from Nigel Peace to Sir Adrian about the Caparo case.

Memo discusses the difference in the judgements given by the Court of Appeal and the House of Lords and includes the Coopers and Lybrand document on the Caparo decision.

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