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Court of Appeal finds third party who conspired with defendant to breach freezing order could be liable for tort of conspiracy to injure by unlawful means
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 27 2017

In a claim by JSC BTA Bank against the son-in-law of its former Chairman alleging conspiracy to injure by unlawful means, the Court of Appeal held


Court of Appeal gives further guidance on how jurisdiction rules apply in economic tort claim
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 24 2017

The Court of Appeal has held that the place of the event giving rise to damage in a claim alleging conspiracy to injure by unlawful means is where


BREXIT: charting a new course
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Global, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 21 2017

If 2016 ended with more questions than answers as to how Brexit would take shape, 2017 began with at least a little more clarity. Speeches delivered


High Court strikes out claims relating to the mis-selling of interest rate hedging products
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2017

In a recent decision, Elite Property Holdings Ltd & Anor v. Barclays Bank plc 2016 EWHC 3294 (QB), the High Court struck out the majority of


Commercial Court finds “torpedo” action ineffective where parties agreed asymmetric jurisdiction clause
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 16 2017

The Commercial Court has held that an asymmetric jurisdiction clause is an exclusive jurisdiction clause for the purposes of the recast Brussels


No appeal against controversial decision in RBS case applying narrow interpretation of “client” for purposes of legal advice privilege
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2017

In a widely publicised decision last December arising out of the RBS Rights Issue Litigation (reported here), the High Court found that interviews


Banking Year Review 2016: and what is on the horizon in 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 25 2017

The latter half of 2016 was dominated by all things


Preview of 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, OECD, United Kingdom
  • January 10 2017

2017 will see major changes to the UK legal landscape, with Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union expected to be triggered by the end of March


Court of Appeal clarifies interpretation of default interest provisions under commercial mortgage backed securitisation documentation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 5 2017

The recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Credit Suisse Asset Management LLC v Titan Europe 2006-1 Plc 2016 EWCA Civ 1293 will be of interest


High Court considers requirements for demand under a guarantee
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 5 2017

In a recent decision, the High Court enforced a demand guarantee against a guarantor who claimed that sums due had not been demanded in accordance