February’s PLC Column: Pre-Action Disclosure

Pre-Action Disclosure applications are becoming increasingly common in claims against financial service providers.  In the February 2020 column, Lee Finch considers these requests and attempts to use the subject access rights in the Data Protection Act 2018 to achieve the same ends, explains some of the grounds on which to oppose such requests and the tactical advantages of doing so.

The column can be read here: Pre-Action Disclosure