Christopher Richards

Gowling WLG

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Legal statement provides guidance on status of cryptoassets & smart contracts

United Kingdom - January 13 2020 As has been widely reported, the Government's UK Jurisdiction Taskforce has published its legal statement on cryptoassets and smart contracts which...

Catherine Naylor, Alex Jay.

The Basics: How to wind up a corporate debtor

United Kingdom - August 20 2019 Whilst receiving a judgment in your favour may feel like the culmination of a potentially lengthy legal process, it may be just the first step (though...

Daniel Wood, Tom Price.

Rare successful challenge to arbitral award for "serious irregularity"

United Kingdom - June 19 2019 The recent Commercial Court decision in K & Others v P & Others provides a rare example of a party successfully challenging an arbitral award on...

Michael Darowski.

The Basics: Settling disputes - why, when and how

United Kingdom - May 28 2019 Formal dispute resolution procedures such as litigation and arbitration can involve significant financial and time investment which can detract from a...

James Sidwell, Ashley R Pigott.

Can a threat to take a lawful act give rise to economic duress?

United Kingdom - May 24 2019 Where one party to a contract (A) exerts illegitimate pressure on another (B) such that B has no practical alternative but to accede to A's demands, B...

Andrew Nugent Smith, Ashley R Pigott.