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When does a bank have a duty to advise on onerous contractual terms?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2016

In Finch v Lloyds TSB Bank Plc and Promontoria Holding 87 BV v Finch the High Court recently considered whether a lender owes a duty, in contract


The unexpected effect of Brexit on Part 36 offers
  • RPC
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 5 2016

Insurers may need to check the adequacy of any Part 36 offer they have made in claims where the claimant seeks damages in a foreign currency and may


Winning the battle but losing the war
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2016

We have previously commented on the need for claimants to establish all elements of a claim (duty, breach, causation and loss) if they want to


Tiuta International Ltd (in liquidation) v De Villiers Surveyors
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 6 2016

The Court of Appeal recently overturned a first instance decision in an application for summary judgment in the matter of Tiuta International Ltd (in


High Court encourages use of FOS to resolve disputes
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • June 24 2016

The Commercial Court has encouraged the use of the FOS to resolve disputes, by granting a stay to enable claimants to benefit from what it described


WW Property Investments Limited v National Westminster Bank plc
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • June 3 2016

The High Court confirmed that interest rate hedging agreements are not wagers in law where at least one party enters into the contract for a genuine


Marme Inversiones v Royal Bank of Scotland, HSH Nordbank, AG Bayerische Landesbank, ING Bank and Caixa D’Estalvis
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • June 3 2016

Property tycoon Glenn Maud has brought an £800m claim against the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) over alleged losses arising from Euribor rigging. The


Sivagnanam v Barclays Bank plc (unreported)
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • June 3 2016

The Commercial Court held that where a company had entered into interest rate hedging products with a bank, the company's sole shareholder and


Disputes over bank's contractual right to freeze customer's account
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2016

As banks tighten-up their standard terms concerning due diligence on customers and their transactions, it is inevitable that disputes will arise and


Getting the lie of the land: Conveyancers liable to Land Registry for mortgage fraud
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2016

Hot on the heels of the decision in Purrunsing v A'Court & Co (in which the High Court found conveyancers on both sides of a property fraud to be