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Shah v HSBC: what duties do banks owe their customers when making SARs?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 24 2009

Earlier this year, the High Court considered a claim by a customer against his bank in relation to its failure to process transactions whilst requests for consent under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (POCA) were pending with the Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA

No breach of contract for freezing bank accounts where there is a genuinely held suspicion of money laundering

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 26 2015

In Parvizi v Barclays Bank Plc (2014), the High Court struck out a claim in contract and held that Barclays was not in breach of that contract in

Market abuse update

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, France, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 15 2014

The FCA has continued to build on the strong track record of civil and criminal enforcement action against abusive conduct and manipulation, notably

Global Market Abuse News - Spring 2015

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • March 24 2015

In February 2015, the Court of First Instance ordered that China Metal Recycling (Holdings) Limited (CMR) be wound up in the public interest. This is

Shah -v- HSBC Private Bank (UK) Limited 2012 EWHC 1283

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • May 29 2012

The English High Court has delivered judgment in the long-running dispute between HSBC Private Bank and a former customer of HSBC, Mr. Jayesh Shah

Bribes and secret commissions: Supreme Court clarifies the principalagent relationship

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 28 2014

The Supreme Court in FHR European Ventures LLP ("FHR") and others v Cedar Capital Partners LLC ("Cedar") (2014) considers some 200 years of

Cross-border investigations update

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • China, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 14 2014

The inaugural edition of Cross-Border Investigations Update includes an overview of enforcement trends, including the increasing cooperation between U

Financial litigation roundup - Autumn 2014

  • RPC
  • -
  • Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom
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  • December 3 2014

The High Court found that the defendants, Barclays and Tricorona, had misused the claimant, CF Partners’, confidential information and awarded

Shah v HSBC: High Court clarifies bank's duties to customers when making SARs

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 22 2012

The High Court has clarified the extent to which banks are required to disclose information to their customers about whom they have made money laundering disclosures or have obligations to such customers which could expose them to liability in the event that the banks' money laundering disclosures causes loss to those customers

UK deferred prosecution agreements: new enforcement tool or blunt instrument?

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 14 2013

The Crime and Courts Act 2013 (the "Act") received Royal Assent in April 2013, and makes provision for the introduction of deferred prosecution