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Non-Oral Variation Clauses - How Reliable Are They?
  • AMOSS Solicitors
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • May 27 2016

Obiter comments in a recent English Court of Appeal decision: Globe Motors Inc. v TRW Lucas Verity Electric Steering Limited and Another 2016 EWCA


UCTA reasonableness test may apply even where contract is only partly on standard terms
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2016

The High Court has found that the requirement of reasonableness imposed by the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 (UCTA) can apply in circumstances where


A cautious tale in avoiding personal liability in insolvency Re Ralls Builders Ltd (in liquidation) 2016
  • DAC Beachcroft LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2016

Directors can be held liable to contribute to company assets if they knew or ought to have known at a point before the commencement of administration


Oral Variations of Contracts - the Court signals a flexible approach
  • DAC Beachcroft LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2016

Many contracts, including PFI Project Agreements, include a provision which prohibits oral variations and only permits variations when they are in


Acceptance by conduct: Court of Appeal serves up a classic recipe
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2016

In Reveille Independent LLC v Anotech International (UK) Ltd the Court of Appeal found that a binding and enforceable contract subsisted between


Always Sign on the Dotted LineOr Act Like You Did
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2016

Bryan Cave recently represented the successful claimant in a case which highlights to parties that, even where they have set out formal


New rules on Liquidated Damages Clauses under English Law - could they be useful in your Brand Licence Agreement?
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2016

Late last year the English Supreme Court handed down a judgment in Cavendish Square v El Makdessi which changed the law on liquidated damages. Now


A series of unfortunate events
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2016

Judges occasionally lighten their judgments with literary references. The quotation from Alice in Wonderland “Words mean what I want them to mean” is


Does a contract change, that has to be in writing, have to be in writing?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2016

An exclusive supply agreement contained a clause that said that it could only be amended by a written document signed by both parties. But was that


The UK Changes Gear in the Global Fight Against Corruption: What This Means If You Do Business in the UK
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2016

Mention the UK Bribery Act to many compliance professionals in Asia and you may be forgiven for wondering what all the fuss has been about. Until