CPUT material information guidance

12 February

In February the Court of Appeal handed down Judgment in Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills v PLT Anti-Marketing Limited, in which it gave guidance on what would be material information for the purpose of Regulation 6 of the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008. The Court did not, however, determine what […]


Bennion, draftsman of CCA, dies

18 February

Francis Bennion, draftsman of the Consumer Credit Act 1974 and author of ‘Bennion on Statutory Interpretation’ has died in his early 90s. Mr Bennion had a good war record with the RAF as a fighter pilot before the Bar and then became Parliamentary Counsel, which was the most prestigious part of the Government Legal Service. […]