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A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially

A summary of major developments in key areas - General Counsel update - May 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
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  • May 23 2014

Scottish independence referendum - The referendum will take place on 18 September 2014. Scottish independence raises many complex legal and political

General Counsel Update - November 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, Indonesia, United Kingdom
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  • November 29 2013

A round up of key legal and regulatory developments

“Without prejudice” privilege can false and misleading representations made during mediation negotiations be admissible in evidence?

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • May 17 2011

In the course of a mediation, “without prejudice” privilege generally attaches to discussions regarding settlement and documents prepared in aid of settlement

Foreign bidders in schemes: risks for target shareholders

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, Russia
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  • July 3 2012

The Flinders Mines scheme illustrates the risk for target shareholders when a bidder cannot, or will not, proceed with the scheme

International Regulatory Update 23-27 September 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Germany, Global, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 1 2013

The UK government has launched a legal challenge with the European Courts of Justice (ECJ) on the remuneration provisions under the Capital

Is your dispute "capable of settlement by arbitration"?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • October 11 2012

A "matter" can comprise claims for statutory damages for alleged breaches of various provisions of Australian legislation

A right to some leisurely expanse of time to think up and develop points in arbitral proceedings?

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • November 29 2013

In the recent decision of Gujarat NRE Coke Limited v Coeclerici Asia (Pte) Ltd 2013 FCAFC 109, the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia

Playing by the rules dispute resolution clauses to be strictly enforced

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • September 21 2009

The age old proclamation "we’ll see you in court" has been limited by the recent Victorian Supreme Court decision of 1144 Nepean Highway Pty Ltd v Leigh Mardon Australasia Pty Ltd 2009 VSC 226

Commercial litigation: 10 significant developments in Australia in 2012

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 21 2012

In May 2012 the High Court upheld the original decision in favour of ASIC against the James Hardie directors and officers in relation to a misleading draft