Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 110 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2009] EWHC 1681 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Mann J

Representation Nicholas Green QC, Helen Davies QC and Sarah Love (instructed by the Office of Fair Trading) for the claimant.
  Michael Kent QC and Andrew Davis (instructed by Mishcon de Reya) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 10 July 2009

Catchwords

Contract - Consumer contract - Unfair terms - Letting arrangements - Defendant estate and letting agent entering into contracts on standard terms of business - Claimant challenging fairness of certain standard terms - Claimant seeking injunctive and declaratory relief - Whether terms in contract unfair - Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999, , reg 6.

The Case

Contract Consumer contract. Chancery Division: Where the claimant had challenged the unfairness of contractual terms in the defendant estate and letting agents' standard form of agreement, for the purposes of the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999, , the provisions were unfair.

Practice Areas

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