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Contractual interpretation - commercial common sense - in or out?
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2017

The recent Supreme Court case of Wood v Capita Insurance Services Limited 2017 UKSC 24, has provided welcome guidance in the area of contractual


Can 'Pub Banter' Give Rise to a Legally Binding Agreement
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 17 2017

The High Court has found that Mr. Mike Ashley (the founder of 'Sports Direct') did not agree during a meeting in a pub to pay Mr. Jeffrey Blue (an


Family companies under attack in divorce courts: Are you missing a trick?
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 17 2017

An increasing number of substantial family companies and businesses come under the microscope in the divorce courts. Why are these companies being


Company's appeal stifled by order to pay sum into court (Goldtrail Travel Ltd v Onur Air)
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2017

When can a court take into account the wealth of a corporate appellant’s owner in deciding whether imposing a condition for payment of the judgment


Challenge to contractual collection fees upheld
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2017

In the case of BHL -v- Leumi ABL Limited the High Court has found against Leumi ABL Limited, the lender of an invoice discounting facility, and held


The long arm of Brexit
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • European Union, OECD, United Kingdom
  • August 16 2017

The effect of Brexit on corporate groups will extend well beyond the sphere of customs duties and VAT. Groups will need to consider the potential


Avoid costly contractual mistakes - both in drafting and performance
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2017

Two recent cases highlight the danger of failing to ensure that all the blanks are completed prior to execution of a contract or to perform a


Restoration of Defender Companies to the Register in Scotland
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2017

Agents instructed on behalf of insurers in legacy cases regularly act on behalf of dissolved insureds defenders. The question that is now being


Insurers’ Duty to Speak: Silence is not always golden
  • Quadrant Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2017

In Ted Baker v AXA 2017 EWCA Civ 4097 the Court of Appeal has for the first time considered the issue of whether and in what circumstances an


Tax Talk - Volume 10, No. 2 August 2017
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 11 2017

With the failure of health care legislation to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act, eyes in Washington, D.C. are now turning to tax reform