Ruttle Plant Hire Ltd v Secretary of State for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs [2008] EWHC 730 (TCC)

Late-payment interest is not payable on the full debt where only a part of the debt has been invoiced. A partial invoice does not amount to sufficient notice of the full amount of the debt under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998 s4(5)(b). To read the judgment, please click here.