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When will a court enforce a contract entered into for an “illegal purpose”?: REW08 Projects Pty Ltd v PNC Lifestyle Investments Pty Ltd 2017 NSWCA 269
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • November 16 2017

This case illustrates that courts will not necessarily void a contract for statutory illegality merely because it is 'associated with or in the

Getting your just deserts: Remedies for breach of contract
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 7 2017

Establishing that a counterparty is in breach of contract is only the first hurdle to obtaining proper redress. It is just as important for the

BCSC Considers the Organizing Principle of Good Faith in the Context of Lawyer’s Approval Clauses
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • November 7 2017

In 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada in Bhasin v. Hrynew formally recognized the “organizing principle of good faith” in Canadian contract law

A discussion of the Supreme Court’s decision in MTN Hojgaard v E.On and practical steps for drafting and negotiating contracts that include a fitness for purpose obligation.
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 1 2017

MT Hojgaard v E.ON will have a significant impact on how employers and contractors approach their design obligations in construction and engineering

Overcoming the principle of “reflective loss”
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • November 1 2017

In an important recent decision the Commercial Court confirmed the availability of specific performance of a shareholder’s rights under shareholder

Arbitration awards in Hong Kong
  • RPC
  • Global, Hong Kong
  • October 19 2017

A structured guide to arbitral awards in Hong Kong

Arbitration awards in Greece
  • Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law
  • Global, Greece
  • October 19 2017

A structured guide to arbitral awards in Greece

Arbitration awards in India
  • White & Case LLP
  • Global, India
  • September 11 2017

A structured guide to arbitral awards in India

What have I signed up for? A recent exercise by the Court of Appeal in contractual interpretation
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 5 2017

Where one has a purported deed or a ‘heads of agreement’ type of document, when might that document be binding and when might it fall short? And when

Court finds veto right in share option agreement was discretionary and could not be exercised capriciously, arbitrarily or unreasonably
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 9 2017

Where a share option agreement provided that the option could be exercised only with board consent, the High Court has ordered specific performance