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Smooth outcome for innocent as court confirms that it owns copyright in commissioned design of logo

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 19 2015

The High Court has recently considered the issues of legal and equitable ownership of copyright in a logo which was designed by the defendant for the

Fiona Trust v Privalov in the High Court

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 19 2015

The Fiona Trust case is one of the best known decisions in English arbitration case law, setting out a "fresh start" in English jurisprudence with

Court of Appeal clarifies jurisdiction to order disclosure in support of freezing injunctions

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 19 2015

Very often, when seeking to obtain a freezing injunction, the true extent of the defendant's assets is unclear. Complex and opaque offshore corporate

Budget 2015 - no great surprises but a few disappointing features

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 19 2015

Yesterday, the Chancellor of the Exchequer handed down his final Budget before the UK's general election in May. It was a Budget with no great

Commercial Court stays claim against guarantors pending arbitration relating to underlying debts

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 16 2015

The Commercial Court has granted a stay of proceedings against guarantors, despite the guarantees containing an exclusive jurisdiction clause in

Stay of enforcement of guarantee on basis that guarantor agrees to be bound by pending arbitration award

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 16 2015

In Stemcor UK Ltd v Global Steel Holdings Ltd and Pramod Mittal the English High Court (the Court) was required to consider the Claimant's

English court’s reminder that (I) courts will allow the arbitral process to correct itself without intervention where possible and (II) a party seeking to set aside an award must do so on the correct basis and in good time

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 13 2015

In a recent judgment handed down by Eder J in the case of Union Marine Classification Services LLC v Government of the Union of Comoros, the English

Government research paper on directors' reporting regime

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 13 2015

The Government has published its much awaited research paper on how companies and shareholders have responded to the new reporting and governance

Serious Crime Bill receives Royal Assent

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 13 2015

The Serious Crime Bill received Royal Assent on 3 March 2015 and will now enter into force as the Serious Crime Act 2015 (the "Act"). It introduces