Alleged charge of high credit card Master Card Inc was astronomical claims – Sohu news-dataload

Suspected of credit card fees charged high Master Card Inc by astronomical claims – Sohu news according to Xinhua News Agency recently, a dispute had helped mediate between consumers and financial institutions, the former British officials, Yizhisuzhuangjiang the world’s second largest payment network Master Card Inc to court. The official believes that MasterCard illegal to contracted merchants receive high credit card fees, thereby increasing the cost of payment in disguise, should be compensated for a total of 14 billion pounds (about $127 billion) of the loss". According to the Reuters reported on September 9th, this lawsuit may hit the history of the United Kingdom, the loss of claims record. The plaintiff Walter Merricks? Is backing is not small, he served from 1999 to 2009 the British financial inspection Commissioner, assist to solve the disputes of consumers and financial institutions. He submitted to the British court of appeal in the competition to identify the more than and 600 page complaint, MasterCard alleged in 1992 to 2008, to the contracted merchants illegal charge high credit card fees, which costs ultimately passed on to the consumer. Merricks said: "do not shine mastercard." Merricks lawsuit is not Weakness lends wings to rumours. Two years ago, the EU antitrust regulators have found that MasterCard card fees levied on the signing of the merchant in the EU to deal with the international payment business is too high. In the law firm Quin Emanuel? "It is a special significance of this lawsuit, unless to opt out, involved in the proceedings of the 16 years, all the life and use of credit cards, cash or cheque in the UK as a means of payment at the age of 16 who will automatically become a member of the plaintiff the. According to a rough calculation of the Reuters, if 14 billion pounds damages equal to the final implementation and the plaintiff qualified, then each of them can get the compensation will be more than 300 pounds (2660 yuan). For this price litigation, Master Card Inc issued a statement denying any wrongdoing. "We have been firmly opposed to the legal basis of the lawsuit, and we will strongly oppose it."相关的主题文章: