Credit Hire & Cancellation

The English case of Salat v Barutis from November 2013 is a timely reminder that careful consideration of whether or not a credit hire agreement complies with any relevant Regulations may pay dividends. This case involved the application of the cancellation of contracts made in a Consumer’s Home or Place of Work, Etc Regulations 2008 and the Court of Appeal in England dismissed a credit hire claim because the agreement which had been concluded in the claimant’s home didn’t include … Continued