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Is it possible to enforce a clause requiring parties to resolve a dispute by “friendly discussion”?

  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 22 2014

We are regularly asked about the enforceability of agreements to negotiate or take other steps prior to commencing formal dispute resolution

English contract law: has the camel's nose of "good faith" crept under the tent flap?

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 16 2014

Under the English Arbitration Act 1996 the grounds on which an English arbitration award can be challenged in court are very limited. Section 67 of

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

High Court finds agreement to engage in time limited “friendly discussions” is enforceable

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 9 2014

The Commercial Court has held that a dispute resolution clause requiring the parties to seek to resolve a dispute by friendly discussions constituted

Emirates Trading Agency v Prime Minerals

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 8 2014

The dispute resolution clause in the agreement entered into between the parties contained the following wording (in relevant part): “In case of any

Are damages an adequate remedy for breach of contract where the contract contains a clause limiting the amount of damage

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • June 24 2014

The English Court of Appeal has held that a claimant seeking an injunction to prevent an alleged wrongful termination of a contract was entitled to

Late payment of Commercial Debts Act 1998, is interest payable on an arbitration award?

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 24 2014

The case of Martrade Shipping v United Enterprises was an appeal to the High Court from an arbitration of various charterparty disputes. The

English law and London arbitration clause not sufficient to allow application of late payment of Commercial Debt (Interest) Act 1998 to charterparties

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 18 2014

In a robust judgment of 12 June 2014 in Martrade Shipping & Transport GmbH v. United Enterprises Corporation 2014 EWHC 1884 (Comm), the Commercial

International contracts and application of the Late Payments of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998: London arbitration clause does not provide a “significant connection” to England

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 17 2014

In an appeal on a point of law under s69 of the Arbitration Act 1996 in Martrade Shipping & Transport GmbH v United Enterprises Corporation, the

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