Director Handed 8-Year Ban For Making 221M Nuisance Calls
Law360, London (March 1, 2019, 12:28 PM GMT) -- The director of two financial services companies that made almost 221 million nuisance calls to consumers offering to help them claim compensation over potentially missold insurance products has been banned from running a business for eight years, two U.K regulators said Friday.
Richard Jones has been barred from acting as a company director after he was investigated by the Insolvency Service and the Information Commissioner’s Office, the data watchdog. They found that he used two companies — Miss-Sold Products UK and Your Money Rights — to make unsolicited phone calls about missold payment protection insurance, or PPI.
“Richard Jones is one...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!
Kirkland & Ellis LLP has redefined what it means to be the biggest of BigLaw — weighing in at 2,116 attorneys by year end 2018 and becoming the first firm since Law360 began tracking law firm head counts to top 2,000 U.S.-based attorneys.