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No contract but want to be paid? Quantum meruit can help, but you might be in for a surprise
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

It’s the old story


Continuing importance of finalising contracts
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2016

Certainty is a great thing, but construction projects are often carried out without an executed contract in place. If a dispute ends up in legal


The economic downturn is it force majeure?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 26 2010

Since "force majeure" is not a term of art, whether an event triggers a "force majeure" clause depends on the proper construction of the clause wording


Does the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 (“TULCRA”) also apply to foreign public bodies?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 27 2015

The long awaited Supreme Court decision in the USA v Nolan case has now arrived. It confirms that TULRCA can apply to the actions of a foreign state


Excalibur: Funders appeal against indemnity costs order - final chapter in long running dispute?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2016

Last week the Court of Appeal heard an appeal by a number of litigation funders against a costs decision arising from the Excalibur Ventures LLC v


Consequences of failing to follow procedure
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 24 2013

The EAT has held that, in some circumstances, a failure to follow a grievance procedure could amount to a breach of the implied duty of


Remember frustration force majeure’s English cousin?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 26 2010

Isn't it odd?


English courts support the use of technology assisted review
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 2 2016

Disclosure is often the most expensive part of the litigation process and document review is often the most expensive part of disclosure. Two cases


Podcast: Episode 99 - The View from Mayer Brown
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2016

Nick’s review of recent cases looks at an expansion of the law relating to whistleblowing, the next headscarf case in the ECJ, and restricted


UK Court of Appeal rules on its ability to impose conditions upon which an appeal may be brought
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 8 2016

This alert reports on a recent decision concerning a matter of procedure in the Court of Appeal. The recent case of Spar Shipping v Grand China