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The Commercial Court expands in Scotland: Dundee, Forfar and Perth Sheriff Courts now offering commercial procedure
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • February 27 2017

For many years, Scotland has benefitted from the availability of specialist Commercial Courts for business disputes. Such disputes can be


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


Rights to consume bunkers before payment when neither as a Bailee nor as an Owner
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 24 2017

Last year, in the case of PST Energy 7 Shipping LLC v OW Bunker Malta Ltd 2016 UKSC 23, the Supreme Court had to determine a dispute between OWBM


PwC International Business Reorganisations Network Monthly Legal Update - Feb 2017
  • PwC Australia
  • European Union, Germany, Netherlands, United Kingdom
  • February 24 2017

Welcome to the second edition of the PwC International Business Reorganisations (IBR) Network Monthly Legal Update for 2017


Smelting the Assets (directors’ dutiestransactions at undervalue and to defraud creditors)
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • February 23 2017

Dickinson v NAL (Realisations) Staffordshire Ltd is a useful case on how directors’ duties are looked at following a formal insolvency and ways in


Schemes of arrangement: splitting debts to sanction?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 22 2017

In the first case of its kind, the High Court in England has prevented a shareholder from splitting its shareholding in an attempt to defeat the


Akers v Samba Financial Group 2017 UKSC 6
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 22 2017

In 2014 we reported on the High Court and Court of Appeal decisions. The Supreme Court has now overturned a 2014 Court of Appeal decision in favour


Strict compliance with contractual notice requirements: not so pink and blue
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 21 2017

A recent decision of the Inner House of the Court of Session suggests that the law on strict compliance with contractual notice requirements might


Get a Non-Party to Disclose Information? (Part1 of 3)
  • 9 Stone Buildings
  • British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
  • February 21 2017

In the recent BVI High Court judgment of UVW v XYZ (27 October 2016), obligations are imposed on a registered agent to provide third-party


Court of Appeal confirms relevance of communications subsequent to an alleged contract
  • White & Case LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 21 2017

Contract negotiations necessarily involve much toing and froing between the parties, but at what point does the contract become final? When can you