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When does an insurance intermediary need to disclose commissions? Judgment from UK Supreme Court may provide some guidance
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

In the UK Supreme Court's judgment of Plevin v. Paragon Personal Finance Limited UKSC 61, it was held that the failure to disclose a commission of 71


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


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


Podcast: episode 70 - the view from Mayer Brown
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

Nick looks at three important recent cases. One case looks at whether an employer can ever rely on a final written warning which was given in bad


Legal developments in construction law: April 2015
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2015

Claimants in an adjudication had phone calls, one of them a long call, with the adjudicator’s office manager, who was also his wife. They discussed


The increasing influence of good faith obligations
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 24 2013

The general position of good faith negotiations in English law is stated in Cobbe v. Yeoman's Row Management Limited 2006 EWCA Civ 1139. Under


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


Let's be reasonable! Relying on a different reason to dismiss
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 30 2011

The recent case of Perry v- Imperial College HealthCare NHS Trust illustrates the standards required of an employer who decides to rely on a different ground for dismissal at the appeal hearing to that relied upon during the initial disciplinary hearing


Adjudication rules not ok
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2015

A subcontract contained three sets of terms under which, potentially, either party could request adjudication. The different adjudication provisions