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As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic Chambers’ building is closed and clerks and barristers are working remotely.

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‘Doyle v PRA’: Limitation and Debt Claims

25 January

The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in Doyle v PRA Group (UK) Ltd [2019] EWCA Civ 12. The case addresses the recurring question of when limitation starts to run in respect of a claim for the debt due under a credit card agreement. Sir Terence Etherton MR, giving the judgment of the Court, held that […]

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Pension Cold Call Ban

09 January

The Information Commissioner’s Office has announced a prohibition on all cold-calls in relation to personal pension schemes, to come into force from Thursday 10 January 2019. This is to take effect by way of an amendment to the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EU Directive) Regulations 2003 (SI 2003/2426), inserting a new regulation 21B. However, the […]

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New Heads of Chambers

09 January

Gough Square is delighted to announce that its new Heads of Chambers are Kevin de Haan, QC and Jonathan Goulding. Chambers expresses its thanks to Claire Andrews for acting as Head for over thirteen years.

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