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Deal or no deal: FOS recommends taking legal advice following Clark v In Focus

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 13 2014

Reacting to the decision in Clark v In Focus, FOS has updated its technical notes to help guide complainants who might have previously sought to top

The principle of Fundamental Rule

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 21 2014

God ordered the world with 10 commandments, the FSA thought it would take 11 Principles and, perhaps in a statement of its omnipotence, the PRA has

Resolving PPI complaints pay them all, defend in court or request a FOS hearing?

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 14 2011

Barclays announced yesterday that it will reimburse all customers who complained about the sale of their PPI before 20 April in full (plus 8 interest) without any further investigation of the individual claims

Lack of controlled IT function glitch delays FSA implementation of Approved Person rules

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 28 2011

The FSA announced last week it was delaying the implementation of its new rules on Controlled Functions because it had been unable to complete the necessary changes to its Online Notifications and Applications (ONA) system to process the new Controlled Function applications and notifications

FOS decisions unlikely to be published anytime soon

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 7 2011

In an editorial in Ombudsman News (December 2010), Natalie Ceeney, Chief Executive and Chief Ombudsman, wrote about her ambitions for greater transparency, including the prospect of certain FOS decisions being published

High Court outlines key considerations for summary judgment

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 24 2011

The recent High Court case of Credit Suisse v Ramot Plana illustrates the key principles the court will apply when considering a summary judgment application based on disputed issues of fact

High Court rules on credit ratings arbitrage case

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 1 2011

On 9 March 2011, Hamblen J handed down his Judgment in Cassa di Risparmio della Repubblica di San Marino SpA v Barclays Bank Ltd

Suing for the balance - High Court tips the scales the other way

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 20 2012

In a shocking about-turn, the High Court yesterday handed down judgment holding that a FOS complainant may accept a maximum monetary award and then bring a civil claim in court to claim for the balance

Sub-prime - is it a D&O problem?

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 28 2007

For directors to be targeted in any situation there needs to be not only a perception of negligence or misconduct but also an economic reason to sue

Setting aside a fraudulently obtained judgment

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 7 2013

In Royal Bank of Scotland plc v Highland Financial Partners LP the Court of Appeal set aside a judgment on the grounds that it was obtained by fraud