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M&A Weekly Update 22 - 28 April 2017
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2017

Companies House has published a news story describing upcoming changes to the PSC regime. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy


Court of Appeal applies 'autonomy of credit' principle
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2017

The 'autonomy principle' applying to letters of credit - and the restricted use of the fraud exception - has been applied by the Court of Appeal


Webinar Recording: The Life Cycle of a Contract - Death and Estate Planning
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2017

Contracts are essential to any business. Knowledge of contract law and contractual disputes is therefore indispensable regardless of the size of your


A reminder of the limits of injunctions
  • Charles Russell Speechlys
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

A recent decision confirms that there must be deliberate wrongdoing by a 'discloser' in order for an injunction to be granted - injunctions are not


Re. Arck Estrella Limited, Representation of Rendle and Butcher 2017JRC004 and 2017JRC042
  • Ashfords LLP
  • Jersey, United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

English Liquidators of a fraudulent investment company were able to navigate a complex web of defunct companies and trusts to realise assets in a


Professional advisors not liable for client’s poor commercial judgment
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

In a landmark decision, BPE Solicitors & Anr v Hughes-Holland (in substitution for Gabriel) 2017 UKSC 21, the Supreme Court provided guidance on


New competition class action regime off to a slow start
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

The first ever application to create a class action under the Consumer Rights Act 2015 regime, in relation to anti-competitive conduct in the


Judicial review of Financial Ombudsman decisions - Wednesbury unreasonableness
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

In R (on the application of Aviva Life & Pensions (UK) Ltd) v Financial Ombudsman Service & Ors 2017 EWHC 352 (Admin), the Administrative Court


Reasonable endeavours and whether contract requirement was ‘futile’
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

In Astor Management AG & Anr v Atalaya Mining PLC & Ors 2017 EWHC 425 (Comm) the High Court found that even arguably pointless contractual


Supreme Court confirms that both commercial common sense and the natural meaning of the words matter in contractual interpretation
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2017

In Wood v Capita Insurance Services Ltd 2017 UKSC 24, the Supreme Court again examined the principles of contractual interpretation. In Arnold v