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All aboard the causation bandwagon
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 14 2011

Like the proverbial buses that eventually arrive in pairs, at a time when there has been much controversy about the issue of causation, it is ironic that there have now been two significant High Court judgments setting the position within the regulated sector in stark contrast to the general law as interpreted by the Courts.


The missing link: FSA wants strict liability by disapplying the law of causation
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 4 2011

The FSA has now floated the idea of enshrining in statute what we have long known to be its (and FOS’) objection to the law of causation.


Accountability without liability
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 8 2011

Last week the FSA laid the foundations of the FCA with the publication of “The Financial Conduct Authority Approach to Regulation“.


Financial Ombudsman Service awards are final after all, barring further recovery in civil proceedings
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • November 26 2010

The High Court has finally confirmed our expectation that Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) award limits cannot be sidestepped by a separate court action.