Spotlight: Co-operative Bank plc v Phillips [2014] EWHC 2862 (Ch)

The High Court has considered the circumstances in which possession proceedings commenced by a lender will be considered collateral to its powers, and whether the bank could exercise its right to recover the costs of the possession proceedings from the defendant. Paul Sagar explains what we can take away from this case.

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This Spotlight was first published by the Property Section of the Law Society on 6 October 2014. For more information on the Property Section, please visit