Shelter e-bulletin – March 2019

By Isabelle (IMA) in on Apr 24, 2019

March 2019 e-bulletin update from the Shelter Specialist Debt Advice Service.

News and legal updates

  • GPs to stop charging for completing mental health forms
  • Price cap on rent-to-own sector
  • FCA second thematic review published
  • FCA regulation of claims management companies
  • FCA to increase award limit from £150,000 to £350,000
  • Wales to end prison sentences for council tax debts

Case law

  • Relief from sanctions, compliance and Denton third limb – Petrou v Lambrou (trading as KCJ Builders) [2019] EWHC 166 (Comm)
  • Limitation Act 1980 applies to schedules contained in Tomlin Orders – Bostani v Pieper [2019] EWHC 547 (Comm)

Spotlight

This month’s Spotlight explores the effects of gambling on the different aspects of a DRO application.

Download the Shelter e-bulletin March 2019

Comments

Leave your reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related News

Shelter e-bulletin – April 2020

April 2020 e-bulletin update from the Shelter Specialist Debt Advice Service. COVID-19 updates Clarity provided by the DRO team on reporting changes directly related to…

Shelter e-bulletin – March 2020

March 2020 e-bulletin update from the Shelter Specialist Debt Advice Service. News and legal updates – Coronavirus: Court service suspends possession action and notice to…

Shelter e-bulletin – February 2020

February 2020 e-bulletin update from the Shelter Specialist Debt Advice Service. News and legal updates CPAG Debt Advice Handbook 13th Edition ASKCPAG – new online…

Shelter Specialist Debt Advice Service DRO update – January 2020 edition now available

The January 2020 edition of the Specialist Debt Advice Service DRO update is now available here. This edition includes how the following may be…

Shelter e-bulletin – December 2019

December 2019 e-bulletin update from the Shelter Specialist Debt Advice Service. News and legal updates Shelter blog on Universal Credit deductions for court fines Active…

Shelter webinar on Post Contractual Requirements under the Consumer Credit Act 1974 now available

The Shelter team have produced a recorded webinar ‘Post contractual provisions under the Consumer Credit Act 1974’ with an accompanying resource document. You can watch…