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Getting your breach of warranty claim off on the right foot
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2016

In Nobahar-Cookson v The Hut Group Ltd 2016 EWCA Civ 128, the Court of Appeal had to decide the meaning of the following limitation in a sale and


Failure of a sufficient understanding leads to bad result for developer in a "joint venture"
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 21 2016

The courts may step in where there is no contractually enforceable agreement between two parties. This case demonstrates that despite the absence of


Get Your Retaliation in First: The importance of clear and wide release clauses in Compromise Agreements
  • DWF LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 21 2016

A claim against a firm of solicitors for damages in negligence valued at more than £70 million was declared to have been compromised by a settlement


UK class action market heating up in 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2016

The next 12 to 18 months is likely to be a turning point in the UK class action market driven by some key trends and developments: litigation funding


Trafigura v Taci Oil International - Court reviews sale agreement
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 30 2016

In a decision dated 16 December 2015, the English High Court considered whether there was sufficient clarity in an agreement allowing for delayed


Antitrust and competition - the EU weekly briefing (14 March 2016)
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Denmark, European Union, France, Greece, United Kingdom
  • March 14 2016

Commission approves McKesson acquisition of UDG Healthcare in the EEA but refers UK element to the CMA for approval. On 4 March 2016


Contentious Commentary - March 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 14 2016

Section 3 of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 applies if one party deals on the other's standard written terms. Where it applies, section 3 allows


Private M&A on trial: penalty clauses and indemnities
  • Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2016

Two recent decisions are helpful in understanding the English courts' approach to the interpretation of provisions in share purchase agreements. In


M&A Weekly Update 26 February - 3 March 2016
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 4 2016

In New Media Holding Company LLC v Kuznetsov 2016 EWHC 360 the High Court concluded that a term sheet, governed by English


Trust Litigation in Guernsey
  • Guernsey Finance
  • Guernsey, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2016

Litigation in the trust sector has seen a number of high profile cases in Guernsey and Bedell’s Rupert Morris examines the impact two of these cases