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The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisitions Law News - Second Half 2016
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • China, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 21 2017

On July 8, 2016, the Delaware Court of Chancery released its post-trial opinion in an appraisal action that arose from the sale of DFC Global


Governance & Securities Law Focus: Europe Edition, April 2017
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 24 2017

On 5 April 2017, the European Parliament passed a resolution to adopt the text of its first reading of a proposed directive to codify certain aspects


Yoda was Wrong, at Least with Respect to Contracts“I’ll Give it a Try” Evidences an Affirmative Commitment After All
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • April 10 2017

In what is perhaps one of the most famous lines in the Star Wars series, Yoda rebukes Luke Skywalker, for saying he would “give it a try,” with these


Doing Business in the United Kingdom: A Brief Guide for U.S. Corporations
  • Vedder Price PC
  • European Union, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 27 2017

The United Kingdom is one of the favored locations for U.S. businesses to set up their first base in Europe. As a result of its history, the UK has


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


Contracting Accidentally through Preliminary AgreementsA Writing “Subject To Contract” May or May Not be a Contract
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 8 2017

Abraham Lincoln is credited with the observation that calling a calf’s tail a leg does not mean the calf now has five legs. The calf’s tail does not


SAP v Diageo - the UK’s first software over-deployment case: takeaways for business
  • Kemp IT Law
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 3 2017

The interconnected world of the 4th industrial revolution is driven by software. As software functionality continues to expand through developments


Wave goodbye to your non-waiver clause?
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • 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


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


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