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Wave goodbye to your non-waiver clause?
  • Eversheds
  • USA, United Kingdom
  • October 7 2016

Faced with most breaches of contract, the approach is often to see if a commercial solution can be achieved to keep the contract on track. The

Freedom of Contract?An Agreed Damages Clause May Not Actually Be Agreed
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 6 2016

The celebrated “freedom of contract” is not absolute. The right of contracting parties to obligate themselves to one another has always been subject

Further confirmation of New York’s restrictive analysis of personal jurisdiction over foreign parties
  • Outer Temple Chambers
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 9 2016

UK and other non-US based individuals and companies may welcome the further confirmation and clarification of the substantially restrictive test for

Different approaches to commercial contract interpretation in New York and in the UK
  • 3 Stone Buildings
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 11 2015

The interpretation of commercial contracts is a pre-eminent issue in commercial litigation and arbitration. Commercial clients in the UK with

Market Abuse Update January 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 13 2016

In September, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published the final draft of its technical standards for the Market Abuse

Reps and Warranties ReduxA New English Case, An Old Debate Regarding a Distinction With or Without a Difference
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • August 2 2016

In virtually every acquisition or merger agreement there is a section that contains certain contractual statements of purported fact concerning the

Personal jurisdiction of US courts over UK individuals and companies
  • 3 Stone Buildings
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 16 2015

A paramount concern of UK clients is the exercise of jurisdiction over them by US courts. The issue of personal jurisdiction over UK parties is the

Is it all now transparent? UK Supreme Court case on Delaware LLCs leaves open questions on entity classification for UK tax purposes
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • July 6 2015

The UK Supreme Court delivered an unexpected final judgment on 1 July 2015 in the long-running case of Anson v Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue

Best efforts and endeavours case analysis and practical guidance under US and UK law
  • Jones Day
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • July 31 2007

Contract lawyers around the world spend hours negotiating seemingly slight changes in contract language

The Year 2015 in Anti-Bribery Enforcement: Are Companies in the Eye of an Enforcement Storm?
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Brazil, China, France, Germany, OECD, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 26 2016

While one year’s statistics do not, standing alone, make trends, several things about anti-bribery enforcement in 2015 are inescapable. In the United