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Some of the more interesting cases that we have been involved with.

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Police have received a report involving a male who claimed to be a senior consultant for a timeshare company...

Victims have listed an average £1,380 in various scams involving fake airline tickets, accommodation and tours....

Diamond Resorts, has recently announces it has reached a settlement with Orlando based...

The first thing everyone must to take on board is; you are not liable to pay any money before you instruct your lawyer...

RCI is the world's largest timeshare vacation exchange network and its now celebrating 45 years of...

Timeshare has earned a mixed reputation both as ‘popular’ and being ‘onerous’. Were the...

The National Consumer Commission (NCC) on Thursday released a long-awaited report on the outcomes of a...

"Claims Company Advice from Diamond Resort's Legal Team".
 
Dear Diamond Member...

On March 21st, Eze Europe Ltd director Dominic O’Reilly was sentenced to 28 months in prison ...

Julian Houchin appointed Group Resort Management Director, CLC World Resorts & Hotels CLC World...

A golf club in Watton could be in line for a major leisure development that would potentially bring a number of jobs to the...

Thought the crypto-currency and blockchain craze had faded away?...

 

A £35m holiday park could be built on the edge of Blackpool if plans to transform 165 acres of Fylde countryside...

It’s that time of year where millions of sun-worshipers take to the skies...

Anfi Group violated the 1998 Law. The First Chamber of the Supreme Court announced...

Diamond Resorts (Diamond) announced yesterday it has launched a global campaign to protect its members from...

Company convinces Arizona couple, nearly 90 years old, to buy $150,000 timeshare

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Eze Group is an intimidating company who owner "bullied and frightened" victims into shelling...

Mr. Dominic O'Reilly, director of now collapsed Eze...

Anfi in Gran Canaria is being accussed of empting its bank accounts to avoid the payment of...

In Malta securing consumer confidence ...

London firm Seth Lovis & Co,  with dozens of fee-earners, ceases trading.

A London firm has announced it has immediately ceased all trading operations and will...

EU modernises consumer rights and improves their enforcement.

The EU is improving the protection of consumers' rights. Member states' ambassadors meeting in the...

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Holiday scams are on the rise as the number of reported cases up almost 20% year on year – from 4,910 to 5,826, according to Action Fraud figures. Those reporting scams...

Once a way for vacationers to book a guaranteed spot in a desirable...

Claims Assistance Bureau Ltd, co number 06832938 whos registered office is at Ty Glyn, 1 Brecon Court William Brown Close, Llantarnam Industrial Park, Cwmbran, Wales,...

On account of a whirled-wind of pressure by the Timeshare Industry and other lawful operators in the Legal profession, authorities are now beginning to act with some ‘...

It is estimated that the timeshare industry is worth roughly £7.2 billion according to The American Resort Developers and industry trade groups. By comparison the music...

The leader of a timeshare scam was sentenced to prison

Wednesday, the 27th of Feb 2019

Publisher 3 news Las Vagas

Daniel Martin Boyar, or “Wolf”, of...

Meredith Pritchard Claims Consultants Ltd (MPCC) and First Law Solutions Ltd (...

The Resort Development Organisation is creating a more...

The Office for Consumer Affairs (OCA), in collaboration with the Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) and the Police, is assessing what legal action can be taken against a...

Former Man Utd and England star Gary Neville is 'linked to company accused of mis-selling timeshares to British holidaymakers', Brits were offered cheap holidays and then...

When the famous British swindler John Goldfinger Palmer was found dead on June 24, 2015 in the garden of his villa in Brentwood, in the county of Essex, in the east of...

Diamond Resorts has consistently won awards from the American Resort Development...

It cannot be argued scamming concerning timeshares disposal and resales has migrated into or feature in the secondary markets.

An experienced estate agent spoke...

Rules dated 17 June 2011 made by the Solicitors Regulation Authority Board, subject to the coming into force of relevant provisions of an Order made under section 69 of...

Gary Neville the former England footballer, is linked to a firm accused of mis-selling timeshares to hundreds of British holidaymakers. The UK financial regulator is...

The royal commission report and government’s response stated that as part of the government’s review of measures to improve the quality of advice, government will review...

By way of example in 2016 statutory accounts filed by accountants of Waddington show that marketing costs accounted for nearly £1.2 million. So, this expense was deducted...

Banks agree to refund victims of complex frauds where customers are tricked into transferring money to criminals, after it was revealed the scam costs people £1million...

The Prosecutor’s Office reduces to 24 months the maximum penalty for the Timeshare fraud.
The Anticorruption...

Think before you claim; Most people have never protracted nor defended a civil claim for compensation, neither have many entered other dispute resolution forums....

Holidays to the Canary Islands may become significantly cheaper for the British as the local authorities begin to prepare for the looming post-Brexit era.

It...

Developers and the owners of timeshare properties all over the world are defendants in many litigations due to...

The timeshare industry, which is struggling with a growing number of buyers defaulting on their mortgages and...

The self-confessed conman and scammer Mulhoon dies. History tells he was sentenced to seven and a half years in jail, recently disclosed he was terminally ill with six...

Despite not liking or trusting someone, do you prefer to do business with them rather than with a person you don't know?

Accordingly, you are more inclined to...

The Timeshare Association warns timeshare owners who need to get out of their timeshares to be aware of third-party exit firms or soliciting ex timeshare sales people who...

Notwithstanding the fact that a draft deal has been agreed between the EU and the UK at a technical level, the developments of recent days and weeks have made it clear...

A formal inquiry into the VO/Timeshare Industry was established by the Commissioner of the National Consumer Commission (NCC), Mr. Ebrahim Mohamed, during 2017. The...

The clubs should ensure that members can attend meetings, including AGMs;
In all dealings...

The enterprise is operated by Mr Gary Wayne and Mrs Karen Hesker Smith who at present suggest that they are legally competent to execute the terminations of timeshare...

Would an insurance company sell you a policy that indemnifies you for losses after the insurable event has occurred?

In simple terms, would they offer to indemnify...

Clive Palmer is taking timeshare holders at his mothballed Coolum resort to court, claiming...

Missoldconsumers.Claims are advertising in contravention of the marketing and advertising law in that the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations means a...

Despite...

Potential implications of Brexit on your timeshare contract will be tough to foresee as there are still significant uncertainties whilst Britain is still working out...

Missoldconsumers.Claims is a covert website appearing on the internet making many boasts about itself.

Mr Oliver James...

The timeshare/holiday club industry in the United States continues to flourish....

Crowd-villa Tokens represent a share in a property and perpetually generate holiday time. Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange, an ICO marketplace, has announced its third...

Timeshare Exit Companies are all too often not quite what they seem.

It is a fact that the timeshare industry has a lot of information regarding various law firms...

Many will understand that timeshare and its many products are fraught with taxing issues and the internet and its news feeds don’t help because it is littered with fake...

Is it a rip-off? Mrs. Karen Hesker-Smith the managing director of Mercantile Claims says it is.

Some may recall the early days, when Pretorian Legal stumbled onto...

TESS publishes its record, regarding compensation claims in 2017/18.

In its 2nd year of delivering compensation claims TESS are pleased to confirm that it assisted...

Soar Enterprises online is an internet marketing company. Its registered offices located at 61 Charlotte Street, St Pauls Square, Birmingham, is a private limited company...

CLC World Resorts & Hotels - The timeshare industry is now mobilising and against what they describe as sham law firms. As one of the sickest law firms to have ever...

Timeshare News – 2012

5th of January. The European...

Timeshare News – 2011

4th of January. The newly formed Silverpoint Group...

Timeshare News – 2010

7th of February. Pueblo Evita fails in a court attempt...

Timeshare News – 2009 ...

Timeshare News – 2008

7th of January. The Consumer Affairs committee of the...

Timeshare News – 2007

9th of January. Montechorro Beach Club (now called...

Timeshare News – 2006

6th of January. Jeff Armstrong, convicted of a series of timeshare frauds amounting...

Timeshare News – 2005

5th of January. Seasons Holidays plc announce a new marketing campaign in the UK...

Timeshare News – 2004

6th of January. Office of Fair Trading (OFT) obtained an undertaking from Discovery...

Timeshare News – 2003

9th of January. Cendant Corp. (parent company of RCI) plans to raise $2billion in...

Timeshare News – 2002

5th of January. Holiday Which? publishes a report on European timeshare indicating...

Timeshare News – 2001

5th of January Timeshare Magazine is to cease publication, the current issue (Jan –...

Timeshare News – 2000

10th of January Sunterra Corp (owners of Sunterra Europe/GVC) share prices drop by 25...

Timeshare News – 1999

1st of January. The Sunterra (US parent of LSI) introduce a new points system in the...

Timeshare News – 1998

In January. The Time sharer Magazine has run an interesting article on the newest...

Timeshare News - 1997

6th of August. The Timeshare resort “Laugharne Park Wales”, was found guilty by the...

Edwin Coe LLP is a large firm of solicitors whose registered office is 2 Stone Buildings, Lincolns Inn, London.

As with all large firms of solicitors they are...

The Consumer Credit Act has given consumers the right to hold the credit provider responsible should the goods be mis-sold. As the news filters out and consumers become...

A Swindon (UK) couple was ensnared by conman has told the court that...

Frank Madden aged 61 from Bournemouth was arrogant and deserved to be jailed for 40 months...

Timeshare holidays are great adventures, especially if you are fond of travelling or want a getaway each year. Many savvy timesharers who once bought from resorts have...