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MoU between the OFT and the FSA

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 14 2009

In April 2006 the FSA and the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) published a joint action plan which was entitled Delivering better regulatory outcomes

Italian court gives decision on the unfair practices of financial intermediaries

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Italy
  • -
  • September 3 2009

The Italian Consiglio di Stato (a jurisdictional Court with competence to issue non-binding opinions on matters of public law) has recently affirmed, in an opinion issued upon the request of the Italian Antitrust Authority, that financial intermediaries are not subject to discipline for aggressive, unfair and misleading conduct under the Consumer Code (implementing the European Unfair Commercial Practices Directive 200529EC

Payment protection insurance market investigation

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • November 12 2007

The Competition Commission (CC) has published a paper entitled Payment protection insurance market investigation - Emerging thinking

Competition Commission publishes its emerging thinking on the payment protection insurance market

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 15 2007

The UK’s Competition Commission (CC) has published its emerging thinking, based on its analysis to date, on competition in the supply of all payment protection insurance (PPI) to non-business customers in the UK

Competition Commission publishes final report on the PPI market and sets out a package of remedies to improve the market

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 5 2009

The Competition Commission (CC) has published its final report into the Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) market and has introduced a package of remedies to address market competitiveness

European Commission presents its preliminary views on the renewal of the Insurance Block Exemption

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • March 25 2009

On March 24 2009, the European Commission (Commission) presented its preliminary Report on whether to renew the current Insurance Block Exemption (IBER), which is due to expire in March 2010

European Commission publishes results of a study on tying and other potentially unfair commercial practices in the retail financial service sector

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • January 28 2010

In 2007 the European Commission announced a study on tying and other potentially unfair commercial practices in the retail financial sector

Executives could carry the milk can for supermarket’s involvement in dairy cartel

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 28 2010

A judgment of the English High Court published on Friday 15 January concerning the potential liability of executives for cartel activities could have wide reaching implications for companies and employees implicated in cartels, for insurers and for the Office of Fair Trading’s (OFT) leniency policy and its fledgling settlement procedure

Are you ready for the new Block Exemption?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • January 20 2010

In October 2009 the European Commission published its draft Block Exemption Regulation (IBER) for the insurance sector and launched a public consultation on its proposals

Direct marketing of insurance contracts in Italy

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Italy
  • -
  • October 29 2008

The Italian antitrust authority issued a sanction against a financial entity carrying out distance marketing of insurance products, as it was delivering the pre-contractual information only following the contract being entered into