IFA tells CMC to pay £3,861 costs for ‘groundless complaint’

A judge at Accrington County Court ordered Aims Reclaim to pay Mr Lakey £340.20, equal to 40 minutes of work at his hourly rate plus expenses associated with attending the hearing.

Earlier this month, FTAdviser revealed that a group of MPs had recommended that the government should introduce a levy across the controversial claims management sector in order to ensure their regulation can become ‘self-financing’ and sustainable in line with the regulation of similar industries.

Money Claims (UK) Ltd could not respond to FTAdviser enquiries by the time of publication.