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New rules for PPI complaints
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

The FCA has finalised its plans to place a deadline on PPI complaints. FCA policy statement (PS173) states the deadline as 29 August 2019. The FCA


Supreme Court overturns ruling on assessment of damages in accountants' negligence case
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2017

The Supreme Court has ruled that, where loans made to a company on the basis of a firm of accountants’ negligent due diligence report had been repaid


Can subscribing to voluntary codes of conduct change a lender's duty of care to its customers?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2017

The recent case of Thomas & Anor v. Triodos Bank NV 2017 EWHC 314 suggests that in certain circumstances banks that have subscribed to voluntary


OneSavings Bank PLC v Burns: Enforcement concerns for lenders in the Scottish marketplace
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2017

A recent decision of Banff Sheriff Court in Scotland has unexpectedly cast doubt on the validity of the form of legal title transfer used widely in


OneSavings Bank PLC V Burns: FAQs
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2017

The standard security (i.e. Scottish mortgage) in the Burns case had originally been granted by the borrower in favour of GMAC. GMAC had previously


Success for Russia in US$3 billion debt claim against Ukraine
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • Russia, Ukraine, United Kingdom
  • April 24 2017

The Law Debenture Trust Corporation plc made a claim on behalf of Russia as trustee (the Trustee) under a trust deed dated 24 December 2013 in respect


FCA imposes a fine for disclosure of client confidential information over Whatsapp
  • Mishcon de Reya LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 24 2017

The FCA has imposed a fine of £37,198 on Christopher Niehaus, a managing director at Jeffries International Limited for disclosing client


Lowick Rose v Swynson - A wrong righted?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 24 2017

In a welcome decision for professionals, the Supreme Court has overturned a ruling which had the effect of lifting the corporate veil to allow a


Professional Negligence: Supreme Court decision in BPE Solicitors v Hughes-Holland clarifies SAAMCO
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • April 20 2017

The Supreme Court provided important clarification of SAAMCO last month in BPE Solicitors and another v Hughes-Holland (in substitution for Gabriel


Is there a need for expert evidence in IRHP mis-selling disputes?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 18 2017

Sometimes cases can be decided purely on the basis of the factual evidence. At other times expert evidence may be needed to assist with specialist or