Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 16


Unfair relationships – what does the future hold?

United Kingdom - April 11 2014 The "unfair relationship" concept in respect of credit agreements was introduced into the Consumer Credit Act 1974 ("CCA") on 6 April 2007. Seven…

Chris Busby, David Saunders

Financial institutions e-briefing: Retail Finance update: Financial Ombudsman Service newsletter: issue 107 January/February 2013

United Kingdom - February 26 2013 Issue 107 of the FOS newsletter is now available, which includes a snapshot of its complaint data for October to December 2012. Third Quarter…

Chris Busby

Financial institutions e-briefing: Retail Finance update: Ministry of Justice publishes report on malpractice in the PPI claims market

United Kingdom - February 26 2013 The Ministry of Justice ("MoJ") has recently published a report summarising the activities and achievements of its specialist PPI Compliance Team…

Chris Busby

Financial Institutions E-briefing: Retail finance update - Developments in relation to claims management companies (“CMCs”)

United Kingdom - January 22 2013 In August 2012 the Government announced that under S161 of the Legal Services Act 2007, the Legal Ombudsman will assume responsibility for claims…

Chris Busby

Financial Institutions E-briefing: Retail Finance update - new court decision allows two bites of the cherry on larger FOS cases

United Kingdom - January 22 2013 In Clark & Anor v In Focus Asset Management & Tax Solutions Ltd [2012] EWHC 3669 (QB) (19 December 2012) ("Clark"), the High Court handed down a…

Chris Busby