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Podcast: episode 17 - the view from Mayer Brown
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2015

Richard Goldstein talks about the issue of transfers including the April 2015 changes to statutory transfer rights and the Government’s recently


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


Good faith is there a new implied duty in English contract law?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 12 2013

English law does not currently recognise a universal implied duty on contracting parties to perform their obligations in good faith. This differs from


Audit liability and fraudulent corporate vehicles the House of Lords opines
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 27 2009

In a judgment delivered on 31 July, the House of Lords has upheld the Court of Appeal judgment of 18 June 2008 by which it struck out the claim of Stone & Rolls Ltd against its auditors


And the meaning of “gross negligence” is...?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

Negligence is a familiar concept in English law but what does the term “gross negligence” mean in a contract?


Podcast: episode 14 - the view from Mayer Brown
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 28 2015

Richard Goldstein talks about the problem of overpayments, including the trustee duty to recover overpayments, correcting overpayments, possible


So can insurers recover money paid out from the guilty party?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2015

For years the courts have grappled with the problems of subrogation, in particular in interpreting insurance provisions in construction contracts. If


Legal developments in construction law
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2015

A notice of adjudication should define a dispute and the adjudicator's jurisdiction (although this is not always the case). But can it be drafted so


That was never a penalty...
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 31 2011

The issue of whether a liquidated damages clause is really a penalty and unenforceable is a familiar visitor to the courts


Repudiation they thought it was all over
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 29 2012

Repudiation should have a health warning on the packet