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New financial super court to further enhance London's profile as a financial dispute hub
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 16 2015

After a period of consultation, the Lord Chief Justice announced at his Mansion House speech on 8 July 2015 that a new specialist list dealing with


The regulatory regime continues to inform the advisory duty in mis-selling claims
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 15 2015

The recent case of David Anderson v Openwork Limited provides an opportunity to reflect on the current approach of the courts in relation to when a


High Court finds "without prejudice" communications with a regulator can be withheld in civil proceedings, but decides bank had lost right to do so
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 7 2015

In the latest instalment of the LIBOR swaps proceedings in Property Alliance Group Ltd v The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, the court has held for the


Is credible deterrence really working? And other questions arising from a mixed week for the FCA
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 28 2015

Even though the FCA was able to trumpet that it had imposed its highest ever fine and that it had been successful in two decisions handed down by the


Beyond night and day: the importance of causation
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 27 2015

In order to succeed in a claim for professional negligence, a claimant must establish that the professional owed him a relevant duty of care, that


Financial litigation roundup - Spring 2015
  • RPC
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • May 26 2015

The High Court clarifies the position regarding liability of investment managers, applying established legal principles of agency and inducement


A test of skill
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2015

Last week, the Administrative Court granted permission to judicially review the s.166 process for reviewing redress awarded as part of the interest


High Court considers jurisdiction over non-EU defendant
  • RPC
  • Monaco, United Kingdom
  • January 28 2015

In Jong v HSBC Private Bank (Monaco) SA and others1 the Chancery Division of the High Court considered an application by the defendants to set aside


Injunctions: hearsay evidence and dissipation risk considered
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • January 14 2015

In (1) JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank (2) State Corporation "Deposit Insurance Agency" v Sergei Pugachev, in relation to an application to


The claimants that knew too much: High Court rules on concealment provisions in competition damages claim
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 31 2014

This case arose in the context of ongoing damages claims brought by a number of retailers and other merchants against both Visa and MasterCard for