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Recovering wasted management costs

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 29 2012

Significant management costs can be incurred when one party is required to reorganize internal resources or divert staff from their usual activities in order to investigate, manage and mitigate the effects of the other party's breach of contract

Entire agreement clauses, implied terms and misrepresentations

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2011

Entire agreement clauses are common boilerplate provisions used with the intention of limiting the parties' rights and obligations to the provisions contained within the contract

Events preventing contractual performance: the approach under English law contracts

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

2011 has already been a profoundly difficult year for many

Force majeure: is it a superior force?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Asia-Pacific, United Kingdom
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  • January 31 2011

The force majeure clause is a well established clause in most construction contracts

The battle of the forms

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • 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

Dispute resolution clauses and the importance of drafting

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 14 2010

A dispute resolution clause is an agreement within a contract which sets out the mechanism for the resolution of disputes between the contractual parties

Exclusion clauses part 2: recent developments

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 15 2009

This is the second of a two part series on exclusion clauses in English law

Terminating contracts for "material breach"

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 30 2009

In our March 2007 newsletter, we examined the English law position in relation to clauses which entitle a party to terminate a contract in the event of a "material breach" by the other party