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    • twhitehousescat
    • By twhitehousescat 15th Apr 18, 9:36 PM
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    goodnight MIL
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    • 15th Apr 18, 9:36 PM
    goodnight MIL 15th Apr 18 at 9:36 PM
    at last the DVLA has clarified the situation , its only taken them 3 or more yrs

    let the good times roll http://parking-prankster.blogspot.co.uk/2018/04/dvla-clarify-that-parking-companies.html I suspect that at least 80% of there cases are where the motorist did not hand over details to the PPC


    happy days but not in Truro
    Time pretending I was asleep whilst under his desk , has given me insight to this sordid world
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    • Castle
    • By Castle 15th Apr 18, 10:02 PM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 10:02 PM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 10:02 PM
    at last the DVLA has clarified the situation , its only taken them 3 or more yrs

    let the good times roll http://parking-prankster.blogspot.co.uk/2018/04/dvla-clarify-that-parking-companies.html I suspect that at least 80% of there cases are where the motorist did not hand over details to the PPC


    happy days but not in Truro
    Originally posted by twhitehousescat
    And it's goodnight to all those PPC's who sold the personal data on over the last 6 years.
    • twhitehousescat
    • By twhitehousescat 15th Apr 18, 10:10 PM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 10:10 PM
    And it's goodnight to all those PPC's who sold the personal data on over the last 6 years.
    Originally posted by Castle
    yes if they still exist , however in most cases they have changed ownership and new names , for example in this case http://forums.pepipoo.com/index.php?showtopic=108819 the DVLA do not get it , they intend to write to and audit Northwest Parking Enforcement. When it was Northwest Parking Management that sold the alleged debt
    Last edited by twhitehousescat; 15-04-2018 at 10:12 PM.
    Time pretending I was asleep whilst under his desk , has given me insight to this sordid world
    • Half_way
    • By Half_way 15th Apr 18, 10:28 PM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 10:28 PM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 10:28 PM
    In the days of wheel clamping it was often advised to go for the principal - ie the one who hired or allowed the clampit in to operate on their land in the first place.

    Shouldnt anyone looking at taking action as a result of the MIL debacle shouldn't the landowner also be included / joined to any case?
    From the Plain Language Commission:

    "The BPA has surely become one of the most socially dangerous organisations in the UK"
    • twhitehousescat
    • By twhitehousescat 15th Apr 18, 10:33 PM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 10:33 PM
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    yes the land owner that hired the person / company is responsible for there actions ,
    Time pretending I was asleep whilst under his desk , has given me insight to this sordid world
    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 16th Apr 18, 1:07 AM
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    • 16th Apr 18, 1:07 AM
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    • 16th Apr 18, 1:07 AM
    MIL have always been easy to beat in any court claim defence (I only know of one lost, presumably badly argued and it wasn't a poster on here or on pepipoo, so none have been lost on the forums, AFAIK).

    So now all those people can sue the parking firm who sold the data. They already could, but the DVLA statement gives the evidence people need. For a DPA breach like this, 500 seems about right, according to the CEL and Parking Awareness cases we know about already.
    PRIVATE 'PCN'? DON'T PAY BUT DON'T IGNORE IT UNLESS IN SCOTLAND OR NI
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