We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 102

Negotiating governing law and dispute resolution clauses in international commercial contracts

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • November 24 2010

When negotiating international commercial contracts, it is important that the parties carefully consider their choice of governing law and dispute resolution clauses and that both are expressly set out in the contract

Courts support arbitration practice in Singapore: jurisdictional challenges and joinder

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Singapore
  • -
  • December 3 2013

The recent Singapore Court of Appeal decision in Astro v Lippo confirms Singapore as an attractive venue for international arbitration, by

The battle of the forms

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 20 2010

In this month's newsletter, we look at a difficulty that frequently arises in negotiating supply contracts where both parties try to insist that the contract should be concluded on their own standard terms

ICE to withdraw from ICE conditions of contract

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 29 2010

ACE, CECA and ICE have issued a joint statement on the ICE Council's decision to withdraw from the ICE Conditions of Contract

New ICC Conditions of Contract

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 31 2011

On 1 August 2011, the Association for Consultancy and Engineering and the Civil Engineering Contractors Association jointly issued the Infrastructure Conditions of Contract, a new suite of seven contracts

Set off and abatement under international construction contracts

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 16 2009

Payment disputes are all too common in the construction industry

Proposals for a pan-European short selling regime

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • April 21 2011

The European Commission ("the Commission") has issued a draft regulation on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps

Events preventing contractual performance: the approach under English law contracts

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 28 2011

2011 has already been a profoundly difficult year for many

Japan's new government intending to amend Worker Dispatch Law

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Japan
  • -
  • January 17 2010

While the normal focus of our regulatory newsletters usually relates to issues specific to the financial services sector, in this month's newsletter we will focus on an issue that not only applies to financial services companies but to all companies in Japan: temporary dispatched workers

Liquidated damages clauses unenforceable as penalties

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 24 2010

In our last newsletter we discussed the basic principles of liquidated damages clauses