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

(1)     This section applies to any legal proceedings brought by a company to which section 82 applies (requirement to disclose company name etc) to enforce a right arising out of a contract made in the course of a business in respect of which the company was, at the time the contract was made, in breach of regulations under that section.

(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 regulations, or