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BrightHouse: is Rent-to-Own a risk?
  • Keystone Law
  • United Kingdom
  • November 14 2017

BrightHouse was recently ordered to pay almost £15 million in redress to customers after discussions with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), after


Oh Lord, won’t you lease me a Mercedes Benz
  • Gateley Plc
  • United Kingdom
  • October 16 2017

Long-running litigation between HMRC and Mercedes-Benz Financial Services UK is finally nearing its conclusion. The case concerns a hybrid form of


CJEU provides guidance on VAT treatment of leases; service or supply of goods and under what conditions?
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • October 9 2017

Under current EU VAT rules, the lease of goods can either qualify as a supply of goods or as a supply of services. In principle, a lease qualifies as


PPS leases get another makeover
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • May 24 2017

The Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) (PPSA) applies to security interests in personal property including, but not limited to: leases that


Bankrupcy and hire purchase agreements
  • Spratt Endicott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2017

When someone is made bankrupt, all property owned by them, at the date of bankruptcy, forms part of the bankruptcy estate. Property not only includes


Vehicle hire purchase agreements and tools of the trade in bankruptcy (Mikki v Duncan)
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • February 21 2017

The Court of Appeal, Civil Division dismissed an appeal by a bankrupt against a decision not to allow him to purchase his car back from the hire


Financial services and banking news update - 14 February 2017
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 16 2017

The European Commission published its Winter European Economic Forecast along with a press release. It covers the years 2016, 2017 and 2018 and


Financial services and banking news update - 16 January 2017
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 17 2017

The FCA has published its latest survey for Credit Conditions, covering Q4 2016. The survey covers secured and unsecured lending to households and


InCredit - 9 August 2016
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 9 2016

This week has seen the FCA publish an alert highlighting potential risks for firms when accepting business from introducers, lead generators and


FCA review of crowdfunding & peer-to-peer lending rules - change and enforcement likely to follow
  • Cooley LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 12 2016

The FCA has published a “Call for input to the post-implementation review of its crowdfunding rules“. Some will think this is code for “move along