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More firsts for competition litigation - CAT awards Sainsbury's damages of £68.6m (plus compound interest) against MasterCard
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 15 2016

On 14 July the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) issued its judgment in the damages claim brought by Sainsbury's against MasterCard. The CAT found


Failure to comply with freezing orders leads to prison
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 15 2016

In JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank and Another v Pugachev 2016 EWHC 248 & 258 Ch (sentence) and 2016 EWHC 192 (Ch) (liability), the English


Now in force: Replacement section 237 procedure for overcoming rights of light (along with other new provisions under the Housing and Planning Act 2016)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2016

Yesterday (13 July), the new provisions allowing local authorities to override easements and other rights (including rights to light) came into force


Human rights reporting by another name? New requirement for Singapore listed companies to produce a sustainability report
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • July 14 2016

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has introduced mandatory sustainability reporting with effect for financial years ending on or after 31 December 2017


Brexit - implications for insurers
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 14 2016

The UK vote to leave the EU raises novel political and legal questions which neither side of the referendum campaign appears to have considered in


High Court rules that the principle of non-justiciability, unlike state immunity, cannot be waived
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 13 2016

In a recent judgment of 21 June 2016 on a number of summary judgment applications in the case of High Commissioner for Pakistan in the United Kingdom


Buildings oversailing a public highway: licence for construction and alterations
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 13 2016

In this post, we consider the requirement to obtain a licence under section 177 of the Highways Act 1980 for construction of, and alterations to, a


Court of Appeal confirms that contracts which expressly prohibit oral amendments may nevertheless be amended orally
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 13 2016

The Court of Appeal has overturned a decision of the Central London County Court as to the effect of a clause requiring amendments to be in writing


UK Serious Fraud Office secures second Deferred Prosecution Agreement for foreign bribery
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 12 2016

London’s Crown Court recently approved only the second Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) since the introduction of DPAs to the UK’s anti-bribery


Remuneration Policies Revisited
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 12 2016

The 2014 AGM season saw the first remuneration policy approvals under the Directors' Remuneration Report ("DRR") regime which came into force in