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Insolvency and performance bonds
  • Gateley Plc
  • United Kingdom
  • January 18 2018

Since the case of Perar BV v. General Surety and Guarantee in 1994, there has been some confusion and misunderstanding as to the implications of this


Claim for breach of mandate and failure to operate stop loss protection upheld against discretionary fund manager
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 16 2018

This case concerned the claims of Mr Rocker (a successful businessman) against Full Circle Asset Management Limited (FCAM) for breach of contract


Ohio Supreme Court Reaffirms Punitive Damages May Not Be Awarded for a Breach of Contract
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2018

On January 4, 2018, the Ohio Supreme Court in Lucarell v. Nationwide Mut. Ins. Co. reaffirmed the principle that punitive damages are not recoverable


“Reasonable Attorney’s Fees” Awarded On a Missouri Merchandising Practices Act Claim May Not Be Limited By a Plaintiff’s Contingency Fee Agreement With Counsel
  • Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice LLC
  • USA
  • January 5 2018

In Selleck v. Keith M. Evans Insurance, Inc., the Missouri Court of Appeals for the Eastern District remanded a case back to the trial court for


Misleading an employee as to the real reason for dismissal was a breach of the implied term of trust and confidence
  • Wrigleys Solicitors LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 4 2018

In Rawlinson v Brightside Group Ltd, the EAT held that an employee had been wrongfully dismissed when he was given a misleading reason for his


Breach of contract: Limiting liability
  • Irwin Mitchell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 3 2018

Careful drafting of contracts can offer contracting parties a degree of certainty in the event of a breach of contract. In certain commercial


Director’s Breach of Contract Lawsuit Found to Violate the Underlying Contract’s Confidentiality Clause
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • January 2 2018

In Cappella Holdings, LLC v. Anderson, C.A. No. 9809-VCS (Del. Ch. Nov. 29, 2017), the Chancery Court dismissed a director’s breach of contract


Georgia Court of Appeals Holds That Sovereign Immunity Shields County From Contractor’s Claims Based Upon Unwritten Change Orders
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • December 28 2017

Fulton County contracted with SOCO Construction Company (“SOCO”) to build a cultural center near the Fulton County Airport. The contract specified


Performance Guarantee Bond - Ziggurat v HCC Insurance Co
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 20 2017

Judge interprets meaning of a performance guarantee bond issued by an insurer. The defendant insurer issued a performance guarantee bond to the


Dancing the “NEW FLAMENCO” - the Supreme Court shakes up the rules on mitigation and finds in favour of the cruise ship owners
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 20 2017

The Supreme Court has recently handed down its much awaited judgment in the case of Globalia Business Travel S.A.U (formerly TravelPlan S.A.U.) of