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Liability of parent companies for the acts of subsidiaries - AAA v Unilever
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 6 2018

Since the seminal decision of the House of Lords in Saloman v A Saloman & Co Ltd1, English law has recognised companies as legal persons distinct

Supreme Court has the Final Say on Litigation Trafficking
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • August 1 2018

In a landmark judgment delivered on 31 July 2018, the Supreme Court has ruled in the case of SPV OSUS Limited v HSBC Institutional Trust Services

‘What goes on behind closed doors’
  • BPE Solicitors LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 31 2018

One of the great strengths behind mediation, whether conducted before the issue of proceedings or after, is that it allows the parties to have frank

New proposals to give UK authorities powers to obtain electronic evidence from overseas
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 30 2018

A Bill is passing through the House of Lords that would enable UK authorities to directly obtain data held overseas as part of their investigation of

Court must not give weight to "residual concerns" that do not reach the standard of proof
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2018

The Court of Appeal has overturned a decision by a Commercial Court judge who appeared to take into account “residual concerns” that admissions of

Civil Liabilities Bill - further update
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2018

Since my last update, the Civil Liabilities Bill has completed its way through the House of Lords, concluding this part of the process on 27 June 2018

Government introduces legislation to streamline Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 19 2018

New proposals are set to reform the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards which have been criticised for being too complex and too bureaucratic. In

Accountants’ Liability Update
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2018

Following fierce public and Parliamentary criticism of the Financial Reporting Council for its handling of investigations into audit firms, in

Long arm of the law: new powers to gather electronic evidence overseas
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 16 2018

The Crime (Overseas Production Orders) Bill puts forward a new proposal to speed up the process of securing access to electronic evidence held outside

Brexit and its impact on the sports
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 6 2018

On 29 March 2017 Theresa May triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. But this was not without a fight, on 24 January the Supreme Court ruled