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More legal implications from the West Coast Ports labor dispute (or, what to do if your supply chain contract does not address disaster) (or, yet another goofy UCC provision)
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 31 2015

Last week, we discussed the legal fallout from the West Coast Ports dispute. In particular, we talked about how a force majeure clause in a supply


Court of Appeal reviews common law right to terminate contracts for breach
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • November 28 2016

In a recent case, the UK Court of Appeal has considered the issues around termination of contracts relying on common law rights. Although the case


Legal fallout from the West Coast Ports labor dispute (or, how to take risk into account in supply chain contracts) (or, we like meaty meat)
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 26 2015

Although the West Coast Ports labor dispute has more or less resolved, the consequences continue to be felt across supply chains both in the U.S. and


Reliance as an element of utmost good faith
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • September 10 2015

The doctrine of utmost good faith or uberrimae fidei is well known in two segments of the insurance industry: Marine Insurance and Reinsurance. The


Dalmare Spa V Union Maritime Ltd 2013 1 LLR 509
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2013

Recently the High Court in England and Wales took the opportunity to rule that the condition of a second hand vessel, sold pursuant to the terms of


The unfortunate event test aggregating incidents
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • September 17 2015

Much has been written about the judicial inquiry into whether separate incidents may be aggregated as a single accident or occurrence under various


Freight cargo customers seek remedies from the UK High Court
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • October 30 2008

A US-based law firm has initiated a representative action before the UK High Court against British Airways on behalf of indirect and direct purchasers of air cargo services that suffered losses as a result of the airline’s role in a price-fixing cartel


High Court confirms no new remoteness test for damages in contract
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 27 2010

In Sylvia Shipping Co Limited v Progress Bulk Carriers Limited the High Court has confirmed that the House of Lords' decision in Transfield Shipping Inc v Mercator Shipping Inc does not create a new remoteness test for damages in contract


CAT upholds Stagecoach challenge to CC prohibition of Preston Bus acquisition
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 31 2010

Stagegroup lodged an application to the CAT under section 120 EA02 for a judicial review of the CC decision that Stagecoach's acquisition of Preston Bus Limited may be expected to result in a substantial lessening of competition ("SLC") in the market for the supply of commercial bus services in the Preston area


Cutting a submarine cable can cost you, your vessel and your insurance protection
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Canada
  • January 27 2012

The decision of the Canadian court in Société Telus Communications v. Peracomo Inc. breaks new ground in cases involving faults to submarine cables and in the general international maritime law