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‘Promontoria v Samra’: High Court Unfair Relationship case

11 September

HHJ Cooke, sitting as a High Court judge, has handed down judgment in Promontoria (Henrico) Ltd v Samra [2019] EWHC 2327 (Ch). Thomas Samuels represented the claimant debt purchaser. This was the consolidated trial of two claims for possession of commercial properties provided by the defendant, Mr Samra, as security for business overdraft facilities. Mr […]

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August’s PLC Column: Interest Rate Variation Clauses

04 September

In August’s Practical Law Regulated Lending Column, Ruth Bala considers the fairness of interest rate variation clauses following the FCA’s recent Guidance. The column may be read here.

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