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Click-through insurance comparison service held not to be VAT exempt

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 18 2008

The VAT Tribunal has recently considered whether supplies made by the internet comparison website operator InsuranceWide were exempt for VAT purposes

General counsel update: 31 May 2012

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Argentina, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom
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  • May 31 2012

This is the twenty-ninth in our series of General Counsel Updates which aim to summarise major developments in key areas

Firms agree to change the way they sell PPI over the Internet

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 19 2007

Finance firms have agreed to change the way in which Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) is sold over the internet

Court of Appeal decision in InsuranceWide and Trader Media

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 4 2010

The Court of Appeal has dismissed HMRC's appeal in the (joined) InsuranceWide and Trader Media cases and confirmed that their services fell within the VAT exemption for the services of insurance intermediaries

FSA consults on comparison website guidance

  • Dentons
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 10 2011

FSA is consulting on guidance on selling insurance through price comparison websites

Financial Services Authority (FSA) review of insurance comparison websites

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 24 2008

The FSA continues to monitor insurance comparison websites to ensure that information is conveyed to the public in a clear, fair and not misleading way

FSA proposed guidance on the selling of general insurance policies through price comparison websites

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2011

The Financial Services Authority (“FSA”) published a consultation on 8 June 2011 on guidance for selling general insurance policies through price comparison websites

HM Revenue and Customs v Insurancewide.com Services Ltd

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 5 2010

This was a joined appeal from the judgment of Sir Edward Evans-Lombe by two companies (introducers) who ran price comparison websites for motor insurance

Fraud: using evidence from social networking sites

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • August 2 2011

High Court considers, for first time, how evidence from social networking sites can lawfully be used in insurance fraud cases

Behind the curve are legal & regulatory concerns preventing UK financial service companies from fully harnessing social media?

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 23 2013

Today's consumers want to engage in a new way with the companies from which they buy goods and services. Although some UK financial services