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Mastercard £14bn class action case given green light to go ahead

A landmark class action case against Mastercard, which if successful could see millions of UK consumers potentially receive £100s each in damages, has been given the green light to go ahead.

19 August 2021

Affected by the VW emissions issue? The deadline to join a lawsuit is approaching

Drivers who bought Volkswagen cars which produced more pollution than advertised could potentially claim £1,000s in compensation by joining a 'class action' (should it win) – but you'll need to be quick as the deadline for joining a claims group is in a matter of days

16 October 2018

Fighting Ryanair for flight delay compensation? Now it says you CAN go to a UK court – if you claim direct

Budget airline Ryanair has declared it WILL recognise the jurisdiction of British courts in flight delay claims

15 December 2016

Government to fund appeal of term-time holidays High Court ruling

The Department for Education has promised to fund further legal hearings to appeal a term-time holiday High Court ruling

9 June 2016

High Court rules in favour of dad who took his daughter on holiday in term time

The floodgates could open for more parents to take their children out of school during term time after a landmark ruling

13 May 2016

Don't bin Sentinel reclaim letters - they could be worth £200+

Two million people flogged worthless card security insurance from Sentinel should watch for a claim form in the post

18 August 2015

Motorist takes landmark parking challenge to the Supreme Court

Today is 48-year-old Barry Beavis from Billericay's final chance to persuade judges to rule his fine as excessive

23 July 2015

High Court approves Sentinel redress scheme

About two million existing and former Sentinel customers will get letters from next month detailing how to claim

13 July 2015

Mis-sold Sentinel card protection customers back redress scheme

Nearly 99% of those who voted said 'yes' to a Sentinel redress scheme going ahead

3 July 2015

Had Sentinel card protection? You've one week left to vote 'yes' for redress

If you ever had Affinion (often branded Sentinel) card protection, you have one week left to vote in favour of redress

16 June 2015