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Contractual damages: Supreme Court confirms overriding compensatory principle in case of one-off sale
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

In a recent judgment, the Supreme Court has confirmed that the overriding compensatory principle applies in the case of an anticipatory breach of a


Increasing number of motorbike accidents calls for greater care from all drivers on UK roads
  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

Never has more been done to raise awareness around the dangers associated with riding a motorbike, and the need to be careful and responsible at all


Let’s talk shop retail claims update - summer 2015
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

There has been recent speculation that damages for failing to provide sun protection to employees working outside could be the next ‘big thing’ if an


What’s in a name? A salutary tale of financial instruments, fraud and jurisdictional wrangling
  • Andrews Kurth LLP
  • China, United Kingdom
  • July 28 2015

Exclusive jurisdiction clauses or arbitration agreements are meant to ensure that disputes are heard in a single forum that is acceptable to both


GAFTA seller’s truly ‘golden victory’: Supreme Court reduces damages from US$3 million to US$5
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2015

“Commercial certainty is undoubtedly important but it can rarely be thought to justify an award of substantial damages to someone who has not


Constructing a construction contract
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2015

Both the construction and the shipping industries have long been bellwethers for the state of the economy worldwide and shipping construction


Buying a second hand yacht?
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2015

The market in second hand yachts is buoyant and expanding. But this kind of sale brings with it its own particular issues that a cautious purchaser


Options for owners in case of early redelivery
  • Wikborg Rein
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2015

If a time charterer redelivers a vessel before the end of the agreed charter period, the owner is faced with the choice of either accepting


The rules and risks of saving lives at sea
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • July 22 2015

With search and rescue in the Mediterranean in the spotlight as SAR budgets are cut by EU Member States, owners, charterers and brokers need to be


“DC MERWESTONE” fraudulent device rule receives firm support from the court of appeal
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2015

It is well known that English law takes a very strict approach towards fraudulent claims. An insured who makes a fraudulent claim will not recover