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Enforceability of ‘good faith’ clause in MOU for gas sales agreement

  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
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  • Australia
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  • February 28 2015

This case highlights the risks of relying on clauses which provide that parties will negotiate in good faith or use reasonable endeavours to

Arbitrate or adjudicate - do you still get a choice?

  • McCabes
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  • Australia
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  • March 12 2015

Contracting parties are increasingly including 'arbitration clauses' in contracts. These clauses allow parties to resolve contractual disputes by way

General counsel update - march 2015

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • March 5 2015

Protecting your investments: further public consultation to be launched on Investment Protection in the USEU Free Trade Agreement

Commercial litigation: 10 significant developments in Australia in 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 19 2014

As we approach the end of 2014, it is timely to reflect on events during the year. While there were many important developments, here are our

“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

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

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

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

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • 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

Commercial litigation: 10 significant developments in Australia in 2012

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • 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

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