RPC | United Kingdom | 3 May 2022
In a recent judgment, the High Court reiterated the test that a party must meet in order to redact documents under the disclosure pilot scheme (Practice Direction 51U), emphasising that a party can only redact material that is irrelevant to all of the issues in the proceedings, not just to the issues for disclosure.
Stevens & Bolton LLP | United Kingdom | 26 Apr 2022
The recent Court of Appeal judgment in Soteria Insurance limited (formerly CIS General Insurance Limited (CISGIL)) v IBM United Kingdom Limited 2022…
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Central & South America, etc. | 22 Apr 2022
StockX responds to claims that NFT sales infringe Nike’s trademark, Ed Sheeran wins his High Court copyright case, and the US reports on IP and the US economy – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, European Union, South Korea, etc. | 1 Apr 2022
A UK appellate court has confirmed that English courts should not hear Samsung’s attempt to force LG to pay most of a settlement agreement related to the LCD cartel, despite acknowledging that there may be no relevant witnesses or evidence in Asia.
RPC | United Kingdom | 15 Mar 2022
The Court of Appeal recently investigated in detail the operation of rule 3(1) of Dicey, Morris & Collins on the Conflict of Laws (edition 15) (Dicey rule 3), which provides that English courts do not have jurisdiction over actions for "the enforcement, either directly or indirectly, of a penal, revenue, or other public law of a foreign State". This case was an appeal by the Danish tax......
Lexology PRO | Australia, European Union, Hungary, etc. | 14 Mar 2022
Regulators and governments around the world address consumer harm connected to the pandemic including misleading product claims and COVID-19 related fraud.
Lexology PRO | Cayman Islands, China, Global, etc. | 8 Mar 2022
A judge has allowed service of a representative action against non-UK TikTok defendants, with a hearing about a potential early dismissal of the full case to be heard in June 2022.
Lexology PRO | United Kingdom | 2 Mar 2022
The UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal has published guidance on how it intends to handle “super-confidential or super-sensitive material” during proceedings, two months after the country's new foreign investment screening regime came into force.
Macfarlanes LLP | United Kingdom | 24 Feb 2022
A helpful reminder of the need to be careful when amending the dispute resolution provisions of a long-term contract (Surrey County Council v Suez…
RPC | United Kingdom | 22 Feb 2022
In a recent case, the High Court dismissed UBS's challenge to jurisdiction in a $495 million claim, and gave useful guidance as to "where the damage has occurred" in cases of economic loss: claims relating to margin calls in London should be heard in the English courts.