The author would like of thank the Revd. Roger Greeves, former Chaplain of Robinson College, for his help on the biblical aspects of this article.
1 Donoghue v Stevenson  AC 562 at 580. HL.
2 Material for this section is taken from the Dictionary of National Biography 1941–1950 and Lewis, Geoffrey, Lord Atkin (London, Butterworths, 1983).
3 Printed in Journal of the Society of Public Teachers of Law (1932) 27.
4 See Lewis, , Lord Atkin, p 56.
5 Journal of the Society of Public Teachers of Law (1932) 27 at 30.
9 Encyclopaedia Judaica (Jerusalem, Macmillan, 1971), vol 8, col 484.
10 See eg Encyclopedia of Philosophy (New York, Macmillan, 1967), vol 3, p 365.
11 SirBuller, Francis, An Introduction to the Law relative to Trials at Nisi Prius (London, R Pheney and S Sweet) 7th edition (1817), p 24b, For a fascinating commentary. see Prichard, M J ‘Trespass, Case and the Rule in Williams v Holland  Cambridge Law Journal 234.
12 Cited in Lewis, , Lord Atkin, p 57.
14 See Spiers, Revd Kerr, ‘Who is My Neighbour?’ in Burns, Peter T. (ed) Donoghue v Stevenson and the Modern Law of Negligence (Vancouver, Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia, 1991).
15 See Donoghue v Stevenson  All ER Rep 1 at 11.
16 See Lewis, , Lord Atkin, p 57.
17 Cited in Lewis, , Lord Atkin, p 51.
18 Bell v Lever Bros Ltd  AC 161 at 217, HL.
19 Fender v St John Mildmay  AC 1 at 10. HL, a case on breach of promise of marriage.
20 Fibrosa Spolka Akcyjna v Fairbairn Lawson Combe Barbour Ltd  AC 32 at 50, HL.
21 Liversidge v Anderson  AC 206, HL.
* The author would like to thank the Revd. Roger Greeves, former Chaplain of Robinson College, for his help on the biblical aspects of this article.