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Contractual negotiation and negligent misrepresentations

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 6 2014

Misrepresentations and unfounded assertions of fact made to a party during pre-contractual negotiations can come back to bite you if they induce that

Pheasant or pigeon, sir?

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 13 2014

Jack Wills, the clothing company that markets itself as "outfitters to the gentry" has enjoyed recent success in its action against House of Fraser

Interpretation of contracts: a recap

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 5 2014

One of the questions clients often ask us is how a contract might be interpreted by the courts in the event of a dispute. Often a balance needs to be

Pinterest opposition underlines the importance of filings things in time

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 14 2014

Pinterest, Inc. might have to rethink its international expansion strategy following a decision by the Office for Harmonization in the Internal

The times, they are a-changing compliance in a post-Jackson world

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 28 2013

PC Keith Wallis has been charged. 5 policemen of the Diplomatic Protection Group are facing gross misconduct proceedings. David Mitchell must have

Nestlé foils Cadbury’s trade mark application

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 9 2013

Cadbury has lost a five-year legal battle with Swiss rival Nestlé. This week the Court of Appeal overturned a previous decision of the High

Is it a case of a road too far for damages?

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 4 2013

John Grimes Partnership Ltd v Gubbins 2013 EWCA Civ 37 involved a dispute about a property development. Mr Gubbins engaged the John Grimes

Sudarshan Chemical Industries Ltd v Clariant Produkte (Deutshland) GmbH 2013 EWCA Civ 919

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • September 27 2013

Threatening someone with bringing proceedings for patent infringement can result in any person aggrieved by the threat bringing an action for damages

Dundee cake in bid for protected geographical indication

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • September 18 2013

Dundee cake, famous at home and abroad for its characteristic covering of blanched almonds, is set to apply for special protection from the European

The importance of including ‘subject to contract’ in settlement negotiation

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 18 2013

In Newbury v Sun Microsystems 2013 EWHC 2180 (QB) it was held that a letter which sets out proposed settlement terms in a contractual dispute, and