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French Supreme Court decision in Commisimpex dispute heralds significant change in approach to sovereign immunity
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • France
  • June 4 2015

In Cour de cassation, Chambre civile 1, 13 May 2015, n 13-17751, the French Cour de cassation (Supreme Court) considered an appeal from a Versailles


French Supreme Court decision in Commisimpex dispute heralds significant change in approach to sovereign immunity
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • France
  • June 4 2015

In Cour de cassation, Chambre civile 1, 13 May 2015, n 13-17751, the French Cour de cassation (Supreme Court) considered an appeal from a Versailles


French Supreme Court refuses to apply a unilateral jurisdiction clause
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • France
  • May 27 2015

In a recent decision, the French Supreme Court (Cour de cassation) has again refused to apply a unilateral jurisdiction clause. A unilateral


Reform of the judicial system of the Russian Federation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Russia
  • July 15 2014

On 4 July 2014 the Rossiyskaya Gazeta (Russian Gazette) published the Federal Law No.186-FZ dated 28.06.2014 which enacts material amendments to the


Recent changes to Russian procedural rules
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Russia
  • April 26 2011

Arbitrazh Procedure Code of the Russian Federation ("APC") has undergone several major amendments recently


Whistleblowing: the CNIL updates its autorisation unique, allowing companies six months to adjust
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • France
  • March 31 2011

The CNIL has recently updated the "autorisation unique" single authorisation in regards to whistleblowing thus extending the system to include anti-competitive practices and integrating the "Japanese Sox" regulation


Amendments to the Arbitrazh Procedure Code and the Civil Procedure Code
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Russia, United Kingdom
  • March 11 2011

In December 2010 important amendments were adopted to the Arbitrazh Procedure Code (the "APC") and to the Civil Procedure Code (the "CPC") providing for significant changes to Russian procedural law


A change in approach to enforcement of arbitral awards
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Russia
  • March 24 2010

Russian courts have historically held a restrictive approach to recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards


Alexandra Néri
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Dmitry Kurochkin
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP