Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
The European Union's Court of Justice has handed down a preliminary ruling this month in a Spanish case that sheds light on the transparency ...
The implications of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to stretch companies to their limits and many may become overleveraged as they battle with revenue loss, rising borrowing costs and dwindling cashflows.
Actions taken to seize control of a securitisation structure and the underlying loan portfolio declared void and of no effect.
I'm alarmed at the mortgage fraud that I read about in the media, which seems especially common for properties...
In June last year, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) confirmed it was going to introduce reforms to "fix a dysfunctional overdraft market", ...
The FCA has finalised changes to both MCOB and PERG in the hope that these will give firms comfort on what interactions will be seen as "advice" in the context of mortgage sales.
The High Court recently handed down its decision in Oliver Dean Morley t/a Morley Estates v. The Royal Bank of Scotland plc  EWHC 88 (Ch)
DAC Beachcroft LLP
DACB's technology solicitors support their clients with complex deals in a wide range of sectors. In this second post in a two part series
Developers are adopting new practices in response to the proposed ban on leasehold houses.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a reminder to firms that, from 9 December 2019, MIFID investment firms and optional exempt firms should use a new form to submit information
The FCA has finalised changes to its responsible lending rules and guidance to introduce a modified affordability assessment for eligible consumers with immediate effect.
My son has a detached garage at the edge of his garden and his neighbour has offered to buy it from him.
It is becoming increasingly more common for couples to move in together and start pooling resources (both capital and income) in order to improve standards of living.
My husband and I want to buy a house. I owned a house which I sold five years ago, but my husband has never owned property. If we buy a house together, do we count as first time buyers
Picture the situation – you are in a long-term, committed relationship with your partner. You live together in your partner's home, and you have come to see it as your own.
It is rare for insurers to succeed in refusing to pay out because the insured ship was scuttled.
Unexplained wealth orders (UWO) were introduced in January 2018 and the National Crime Agency (NCA) has now successfully obtained five
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On June 4, 2019, the United Kingdom Financial Conduct Authority (the "FCA") published its policy statement PS19/14 (the "Policy Statement") following responses to its July 2018 consultation paper CP18/20
Herbert Smith Freehills
As financial institutions in Australia face into the culture and conduct storm that has engulfed the UK for the past decade.
Herbert Smith Freehills
In Nicholas Stewart Wood and David John Standish (as the joint trustees in bankruptcy of Karl Eric Watkin) v Kate Rebecca Watkin  EWHC 1311 (Ch