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High Court strikes out warranty claim due to shortcomings in claim notice
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2015

The High Court has held that a notice delivered by a purchaser under a sale and purchase agreement did not meet the contractual requirements of a


Court of Appeal considers conflicting jurisdiction clauses in insurance service agreements
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2015

In the recent case of Trust Risk Group SPA v AmTrust Europe Ltd 2015 EWCA Civ 437 the Court of Appeal held that there was a good arguable case that


Other items : 15 - 21 May 2015
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2015

The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal against the High Court’s decision in Re Charterhouse Capital Ltd Arbuthnott v Bonnyman and others 2014


Shadow directors bound by same duties as appointed directors 26 May 2015
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2015

To date there has been some uncertainty about the extent to which directors’ fiduciary duties apply to shadow directors because the imposition of a


When can a company sue its directors for their illegal acts?
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

The Supreme Court has confirmed in Jetivia v Bilta that where a company brings a claim against its directors for losses caused by their wrongdoing


MasterChef US: a recipe for uncertainty
  • William Fry
  • United Kingdom
  • May 18 2015

The Commercial Court of England & Wales has recently ruled that an unsigned agreement can bind parties, even where it is expressly stated in the


Litigation: when will a court interfere with the calling of an on-demand retention bond?
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2015

The recent case of MW High Tech Projects UK Ltd and another v Biffa Waste Services Ltd 2003 EWCA Civ 470 has provided a reminder of the


Claim breach of warranty clearly
  • Teacher Stern
  • United Kingdom
  • May 12 2015

It is not unusual for the seller of the business to impose a time bar on warranty claims. Recent cases have seen the Courts enforcing restrictions on


Illegality, insolvency and fraudulent directors: clarity at last?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11 2015

The Supreme Court recently handed down its judgment in Jetivia SA and another v Bilta (UK) Ltd (in liquidation) and others 2015 UKSC 23. The Court


Contracting with foreign entities and electronic signature under English law: getting the execution right
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11 2015

You've managed to agree the deal; all that's left is to sign the documents. That's the easy bit, correct? So you might think, but it is important to