Timeshare Company wins Libel Damages against TATOC

May 29th, 2017

 5 rb Chambers in London Praise TESS Regarding the award of  £175,000 general and special damages A company which specialises in assisting people to exit timeshare contracts was awarded damages and an injunction for libel at the Liverpool Civil Justice Centre on Monday. TESS (Timeshare Exit and Support Services) Limited (‘TESS’) sued  (Timeshare Association and […]


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Notice from The RCI Action Group

May 26th, 2017

Dear Member, After a long wait, we have finally heard back from the Court of Appeal. Unfortunately, the Court has refused leave to appeal the High Court judgement of Proudman J. The Court of Appeal was not prepared to interfere with Proudman J’s judgement on any grounds. They agreed that RCI had breached members’ contracts […]


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Warning – Travel Fraud Soars

May 22nd, 2017

Holidaymakers are being warned to avoid being ripped off by bogus firms as travel fraud figures soar. Action Fraud says the number of reported cases has risen almost 20% year on year from 4,910 in 2015 to 5,826 in 2016 – and the organisation fears problem will get worse in 2017. It says £7.2 million has been lost […]


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Rumours continue- Wyndham Resorts is set to break up its business

May 22nd, 2017

This move would follow others within the industry that have separated hotel and timeshare businesses. After the recent rally on the news, the potential deal is priced in to my eye. Investors should sit on their hands at this point. A Wyndham WorldwidE spin-off almost seems like a certainty at this point. The hire of Mike […]


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The justices agreed 4-0 that Timeshare buyers can sue Timeshare sellers

May 22nd, 2017

A federal judge in Charleston seeks guidance in a tricky real estate case that treads on state law. So, he passes the pertinent legal questions up to the S.C. Supreme Court in Columbia for an official review and response. The verdict is in, and timeshare promoters from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head Island are fretting […]


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Time up for timeshares? Watchdog calls public probe into SA’s ’disgusting’ holiday club industry

May 22nd, 2017

Consumers allege that they can’t get bookings and are duped into signing up for lifetime contracts that can never be cancelled. National Consumer Commissioner Ebrahim Mohamed didn’t hide his disgust at the conduct of major holiday clubs operating in South Africa when announcing a public inquiry into the “timeshare” industry yesterday. “It’s disgusting, in my […]


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Up-date Los Claveles

May 22nd, 2017

A Personal Message from Carol Parkinson your President I implore all owners to believe in, and support, the committee at this critical point in our fight to ensure the resort stays ours.  On a personal level I cannot bear the thought that all we have fought for, day in day out for two and a […]


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Have TATOC breached is penal notice?

May 22nd, 2017

We now find that TATOC have responded to the Judge turner, who sat in the Queen’s bench division of the High court in Liverpool on the 15th of May 2017. To refresh the reader, TATOC claims to be a consumer association, it is led by Mr. Harry Taylor and is managed by Mark Caldicott. Taylor […]


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ABC Lawyers Ltd exposed

May 22nd, 2017

One would not expect one professional Law Firm to expose another for fear of reprisals from the regulated or licenced body they belong to. However, one must risk that event, so as to balance a personnel, social and moral duty one has, to its fellow consumers. In this case, we are dealing with one of […]


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History TATCO The Association of Timeshare Owners Committees Ltd

May 22nd, 2017

Some History TATOC over the years have always been supported by the Resort Development Organisation [RDO]. The RDO represent a fraction of the timeshare industry in Europe yet claims to be the legitimate Timeshare industry which is disputed by many. That said, it is alleged that its members appear to be somewhat problematic and the […]


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