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Asbestos v bad health: Stacey v Triplex
  • BLM
  • United Kingdom
  • October 20 2017

Stacey v Triplex Safety glass Co. Ltd 2017 EWHC 1945 (QB) was a claim for fatal pleural thickening, heard before Master McCloud in the High Court


Wuhan Intermediate People’s Court recognises a US court judgment - Breakthrough in cross-border litigation?
  • CMS, China
  • China
  • October 20 2017

In an unprecedented move, the Wuhan Intermediate People's Court (the "Wuhan Court") delivered a judgment recognising and enforcing a United States


Recovery of interim dividends?
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 20 2017

In a recent High Court decision, the court found that interim dividend payments made to a director were salary payments and not unlawful


When is a trust not a trust?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 20 2017

This latest judgment in the long-running Pugachev litigation highlights that a settlor cannot avail themselves of the benefits of putting assets in


Homemade wills and deathbed gifts - are they easier to challenge?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • October 20 2017

Homemade wills are, generally, easier to challenge. There are a number of things which a court will be looking for when it considers whether a


No Serious Irregularity in Arbitral Award for Failure to Take Account of Evidence
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 20 2017

The English High Court recently dismissed a challenge to an arbitral award, holding that the tribunal's alleged failure to take account of evidence


Segregation of girls and boys in mixed school was direct discrimination
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2017

In HM Chief Inspector of Education, Children's Services and Skills v The Interim Executive Board of Al-Hijrah School 2017 EWCA 1426, the Court of


High Court decision and CJEU Opinion on consumer protection
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • October 19 2017

In 2015, the Consumer Rights Act (CRA) overhauled the UK consumer protection regime, including rules on unfair contract terms in consumer contracts


Implied term fills the overage gap
  • Irwin Mitchell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2017

The recent case of Sparks v Biden 2017 EWHC 1994 (Ch) looks at the issue of whether to imply a term into an option agreement to prevent the delay of


Libyan Investment Authority v Goldman Sachs: Court of Appeal refuses permission to appeal
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2017

This time last year, the High Court rejected a claim by the Libyan Investment Authority ("LIA") that dealings between it and Goldman Sachs ("GSI"