1206 Civil consequences of failure to make required disclosure
1206 Civil consequences of failure to make required disclosure
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     This section applies to any legal proceedings brought by a person to whom this Chapter applies to enforce a right arising out of a contract made in the course of a business in respect of which he was, at the time the contract was made, in breach of section 1202(1) or (2) (disclosure in business documents etc) or section 1204(1) (disclosure at business premises).

(2)     The proceedings shall be dismissed if the defendant (in Scotland, the defender) to the proceedings shows—

(a)     that he has a claim against the claimant (pursuer) arising out of the contract that he has been unable to pursue by reason of the latter's breach of the requirements of this Chapter, or