EU Commissioner Vera Jourová calls for French leaseback investigation

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Update 16 June 2017 For details on how to submit your complaint to the CCPC see this post.   The EU Commissioner for Consumer protection, Vera Jourová, has called for the relevant national authorities to investigate complaints made to her office on cases alleging the mis-selling of French leaseback properties. She has responded to Vicky […]

What did your Notaire do for you ?

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In France, a NOTAIRE is the professional charged with real estate transactions. It is different to Ireland or the UK where a solicitor is the professional who handles the sale of a property. The role of a Notaire is fundamentally different in that he acts for both parties in the sale and is therefore duty-bound […]

Vicky Ford MEP Represents UK French Leaseback Owners

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Update  from Vicky Ford’s office, 30 May 2017: As you are aware, on 6 April Mrs Ford sent a letter to Commissioner Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Consumers, explaining the experience of victims and asking the Commissioner to investigate. Specifically examining the possible infringement on three aspects of EU Directives: 1.            Mis-selling of the properties 2.            […]