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Tribunal rejects Ramsay argument and allows taxpayer's appeal in corporate bond case

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 11 2014

In Hancock & Hancock v HMRC the First-tier Tribunal (FTT) has upheld the taxpayer's appeal against HMRC's decision that a chargeable gain arose on

Bank backs another winner in interest rate swaps saga but is it luck or judgement?

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 11 2014

Despite their costly on-going review work and redress exercises, banks that sold interest rate swaps are still facing parallel court claims. So far

Errors on CHAPS payment requests

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 10 2014

The courts have been considering who, if anyone, is liable to a customer when CHAPS (Clearing House Automated Payment System) transfers go wrong. In

Update on recent summary judgment for Barclays in interest rate swap litigation

  • Dentons
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 9 2014

In a recent hearing in the Cardiff Mercantile Court, His Honour Judge Keyser QC (the Judge) considered various arguments advanced in relation to an

FOS leaving way open for consumers to seek top-up compensation on complaints, despite court closing “loophole”

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 8 2014

Financial services companies put at disadvantage as claimants allowed second bite of the cherry; consumers warned court costs could eat up

Bankers' bonus cap: ECJ hears the UK's legal challenge

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 8 2014

The UK Government's legal challenge seeking annulment of the Capital Requirements Directive IV (CRD4) provisions on bankers' bonus caps was heard

Bonus schemes - employers cannot exercise their discretion arbitrarily

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 4 2014

The High Court has confirmed that an employer who is responsible for exercising discretion over bonus payments must do so rationally. It should adopt

Defective mortgage took effect as equitable charge

  • Taylor Wessing
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 4 2014

A legal charge given by an individual must be executed in the presence of a witness, in order to be valid; If the charge document appears on its face

Demands under performance bonds

  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 1 2014

Making a demand on a contractor's security of this sort generally signals the death of the relationship between an employer and contractor. Such

Court of Appeal denies input tax on accountancy services relating to a refinancing and restructuring process: Airtours Holiday Transport Limited v HMRC

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 28 2014

The appellant company, Airtours, appealed against a decision of the Upper Tribunal (UT) in which it was held that it could not recover input tax