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R (on the application of Chancery (UK) LLP -v- the FOS and Sir Ian Robinson: simples

  • Cooley LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 26 2015

In R (on the application of Chancery (UK) LLP) -v- the Financial Ombudsman Service and Sir Ian Robinson, the court had to decide: Whether Chancery

Bannerman clause an effective disclaimer against third parties

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 26 2015

Auditors will welcome the important decision of the Commercial Court in Barclays Bank Plc v Grant Thornton UK LLP 18 February 2015 which is the

Court decides private persons able to assign FSMA claims to third parties

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 26 2015

The Commercial Court has confirmed that private persons can validly assign claims under section 138D Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 ("FSMA"

A nice earner

  • Teacher Stern
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 25 2015

The price payable on the sale of a company often includes an element of "earnout", making the price dependent on performance. The Court of Appeal has

You may not be able to enforce liquidated damages, even if they are negotiated and agreed under contract

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 24 2015

The recent decision in MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co SA v Cottonex Anstalt (2015) has cast doubt on the ongoing recoverability of liquidated damages

Manufacturing matters - Winter 2015

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • China, United Kingdom
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  • February 20 2015

In a landmark judgment the Court of Appeal has held there is no automatic right to costs protection for litigants in private law environmental

Qingdao: an English Court decision

  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 17 2015

In the summer of 2014, alleged large-scale fraud involving Metals warehoused in Qingdao, China, was discovered. This has spawned multiple claims in

Jail for UK directors and corporate sentencing to come

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 13 2015

The prosecution of Smith and Ouzman Ltd. for bribery is winding to a close, with the sentencing of two directors of the company for corruption. See

"Noted, with thanks": email sign-off makes settlement agreement legally binding

  • William Fry
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 11 2015

The UK High Court recently found that a settlement offer became legally enforceable through the exchange of emails between parties without the need

COMI analysis for single asset SPVs

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 10 2015

The English High Court has decided that single ship SPVs with registered offices in Cyprus had their COMI in England. The Facts Administrators were