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|Reference||Practical Law Company, 2011, vol 22, issue 6, page 53-54|
|Country||United Kingdom||Legal Literature date||2011|
|Author||Clifford Chance (law firm)||Author initial|
|Title EN||Unfair commercial practices: OFT injunction||URL EN||N/A|
|Keywords||cancellation of contract, consumer rights, contract law, national law, payment, right of cancellation, right of withdrawal|
This article comments on the UK first instance case of The Office of Fair Trading v Ashbourne Management Services & Others  EWHC 1237 (Ch) concerning minimum term of gym membership and demands for the full payment of the subscription term upon cancellation. The article considers the facts and decision along with background and notes that the judgment is based on established principles of local law, rather than the UCP Directive or its enabling legislation.
|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|