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Mediation Fits the Bill
  • Dillon Eustace
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • April 3 2017

The much-delayed Mediation Bill finally appears to be on course for enactment. There seems to be all-party support, so perhaps this time it will make


Contracts procured by bribery: National Iranian Oil Company v Crescent Petroleum Company International, Crescent Gas Corporation Ltd 2016 EWHC 510 (Comm)
  • Bright Line Law
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2017

In October 2016, the High Court rejected an application to set aside an arbitration panels decision on the grounds of alleged bribery and


General Counsel Update - February 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2017

When we began analysing in depth the possibility of Britain exiting the European Union, 18 months prior to the June


The importance of sensitive issuance of debt recovery proceedings against your current customers
  • Spratt Endicott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

As with any business, it’s important to choose your customers carefully. However, this is easier said than done. When our clients are faced with


Brexit Essentials: Dispute resolution clauses
  • Slaughter and May
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 27 2017

In this briefing, we consider the potential impact of Brexit on contractual dispute resolution clauses. EU law underpins these clauses. When that law


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


DTEK Trading S.A. -v- Sergey Morozov and Incolab Services Ukraine LLC 2017 EWHC 94 (Comm)
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 15 2017

In this recent decision the High Court was asked to determine an application for permission to serve an arbitration claim form against third parties


Prior arbitral award - abuse of process?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • February 14 2017

A recent decision demonstrates the interplay between arbitration and litigation, considering whether legal proceedings commenced by A against C are


Prison sentence for avoiding English freezing and disclosure order
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 7 2017

The English Court has made an order sentencing the director and shareholder of a company operating from China to 18 months' imprisonment for failing


Funding in Focus: Issue 4, 2017
  • Vannin Capital PCC
  • Denmark, European Union, Finland, Hong Kong, Norway, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden, United Kingdom
  • January 24 2017

Historically, save for some limited exceptions (e.g., in the context of insolvency), third party funding (TPF) of disputes has been restricted under