Limpus v London General Omnibus Co

There is no clear reason for imposing liability, and consequently financial responsibility, on employers in respect of the wrongdoing of their employees. To what extent is this statement accurate? Critically analyse the approach of the court by focusing on the judgments in the following cases:
• JGE v The Trustees of the Portsmouth Roman Catholic Diocesan Trust [2012] EWCA Civ 938
• Limpus v London General Omnibus Co [1862] 158 ER 993
• Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarket plc [2016] UKSC 11

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