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English Court enforces arbitral award including a contractual penalty
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

The English High Court has enforced a Swiss-seated arbitral award (the Award) issued by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), notwithstanding


First ever formal investigation by the Groceries Code Adjudicator uncovers serious breaches by Tesco
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

The Groceries Code Adjudicator (the GCA) has concluded her first ever formal investigation and yesterday published a report finding that Tesco


Court of Appeal warns against "ex post facto justification" in judicial review proceedings
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

In Andrew Jedwell v (1) Denbighshire County Council (2) DH (3) Jones 2015 EWCA Civ 1232 the Court of Appeal found that the Council had breached its


Commercial Court considers when a contract is “manifestly more closely connected” with another country for the purpose of determining applicable law
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 26 2016

The Commercial Court has considered the meaning of "manifestly more closely connected" with another country in Article 4 of the Rome I Regulation


Court of Appeal decision endorses broad view of without prejudice protection
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 25 2016

The Court of Appeal has held that discussions between a defendant's solicitor and a claimant litigant in person were or ought to have been seen by


Herbert Smith Freehills Singapore hosts round table discussion on “preserving privilege: practical issues in the context of disputes and investigations”
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • January 22 2016

On Wednesday 13 January 2016, a cross section of our clients based in Singapore joined our Disputes and Corporate Crime & Investigations teams and


“Any Party may submit a dispute to arbitration”: Privy Council interprets permissive language as giving parties the right to compel arbitration by giving notice after litigation begins
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2016

In the case of Anzen Limited and others (Appellants) v Hermes One Limited (Respondent) (British Virgin Islands), the Privy Council ("PC") considered


Recent decisions illustrate the difficulty of resisting enforcement of a foreign judgment on grounds which could be raised in the original court
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 21 2016

Two recent High Court decisions have shown how difficult it is to resist enforcement of a foreign judgment in England by relying on matters which


Banking Review: what's coming up in 2016 and a review of the top cases from 2015
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • January 19 2016

From legislation affecting non-assignment clauses in business-to-business contracts relating to receivables to the ban on “Big Four” auditor clauses


Trade secrets: will the trade secrets directive deliver a unified approach across the EU?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, France, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom
  • January 18 2016

The European Parliament and EU Council have agreed the terms of a Trade Secrets Directive that aims to harmonise the definition and protection of