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On 6 November 2014, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) launched an in-depth investigation into both the personal current account sector and aspects of SME retail banking.
The Financial Conduct Authority is currently consulting on proposed changes to the rules on complaints handling and customers’ access to the Financial Ombudsman Service.
On 13 November the Payment Systems Regulator published a consultation paper entitled ‘A new regulatory framework for payment systems in the UK’ with responses due by 12 January.
Stamp duty on takeovers download
We have seen an increasing number of public company takeovers structured as schemes of arrangement.
The Court of Justice of the European Union has recently ruled on the approach national courts should take when deciding whether an arbitration clause in a contract between a bank and consumer is unfair.
The High Court has determined preliminary issues in a professional negligence claim against a firm of conveyancing solicitors brought by a mortgage lender.
The Supreme Court has denied lenders a claim for equitable compensation for a solicitors’ breach of trust that exceeds that of the actual loss caused.
The banking litigation team has been named Law Firm of the Year by Mortgage Finance Gazette in recognition of its investment in its specialist legal expertise.
The CMA is to make a ‘Phase 2’ market investigation reference in relation to the supply of retail banking services to personal current account customers and SMEs.
This is a cautionary tale for lenders to take care that their rights under an ‘all monies’ clause are not lost when enforcement action is taken against individual security in separate actions.
A corporate team from Walker Morris has advised Endless on the acquisition and merger of office2office with Vasanta Group Holdings.
The Financial Reporting Council has published changes to the UK Corporate Governance Code.
In Richmond Pharmacology Ltd v Chester Overseas Ltd, Chester held 44 per cent of the shares in Richmond.
In Shafi v Rutherford, the Court of Appeal considered the completion accounts clause in a share purchase agreement, by which the final consideration was to be determined.
Mis-selling of interest rate swaps download
The drop in interest rates that accompanied the downturn in 2008 left many borrowers confronted with much higher-than-expected payments to lenders.
The Supreme Court has published its final decision in the North East Property Buyers litigation that has provided crucial clarity on priority interests in land.
The UK Supreme Court has published its final decision in the North East Property Buyers litigation case, in which Walker Morris represented one of the lenders.
When a court assesses the amount of costs payable by one party in litigation proceedings to another, the costs may be assessed on either a standard basis or an indemnity basis.
Rights of a subrogated creditor download
Subrogation is a remedy allowing a party to step into the shoes of another party assuming the benefit of any rights that second party may have in relation to a liability.
Walker Morris has advised Symington’s on its acquisition of certain of the business and assets of The Tanfield Food Company for an undisclosed sum.