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|Reference||Solicitors Journal, 20 September 2011, page 14|
|Country||United Kingdom||Legal Literature date||2011|
|Author||B. NOTT||Author initial|
|Title EN||Taking Credit||URL EN||N/A|
|Keywords||cancellation of contract, consumer rights, contract law, misleading commercial practices, payment, right of cancellation, right of withdrawal|
This article comments on the UK first instance decision in The Office of Fair Trading v Ashbourne Management Services & Others  EWHC 1237 (Ch), concerning minimum term of gym memberships and demands for payments of full fees if the consumer was in default. The article considers the facts and decision along with background and comments that this is an example of the court taking a forthright approach on behalf of a large group of consumers.
|National ID||Common name||Date decision||Decision type|
| EWHC 1237 (Ch)||The OFT v Ashbourne Management Services & Others||27/05/2011||Court decision, first degree|