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AIG Europe Limited v Woodman and others

On 22 March 2017, the Supreme Court handed down judgment in the case of AIG Europe Limited v Woodman and others. This briefing examines the case.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 24 March 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

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AG applies linking case law to media players

Advocate General advises CJEU that media-players which link to unlawful streaming sites are unlawful.

Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 24 March 2017 | Practice Area: Media

Is it right that employees can unlawfully remove confidential documents and not pay damages?

The High Court has recently considered the approach to assessing "licence fee damages" in a claim against two former employees of Marathon Asset Management.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 23 March 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

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New employment tribunal compensation limits from April 2017

From 6 April 2017 limits on compensation which can be awarded by an employment tribunal will increase, meaning a finding of unfair dismissal could cost employers more.

Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 23 March 2017 | Practice Area: Employment

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Disclosure and transparency in private equity

The Private Equity Reporting Group has refreshed its good practice reporting guidance for the larger private equity portfolio companies with revised examples of good practice to assist with compliance.

Law Firm: Reed Smith | Published: 23 March 2017 | Practice Area: Art. 8 Human Rights Act

Using documents previously disclosed in earlier litigation

The restrictions on the collateral use of documents previously disclosed in separate litigation have recently come under the judicial spotlight.

Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 22 March 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

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Insurers' exposure on uninsured losses

The recent decision in XYZ v Travelers Insurance Company Ltd [2017] EWHC 287 (QB) serves as a warning to insurers that funding such litigation may come at a price.

Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 22 March 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

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Arbitration in the Netherlands – The 2015 Dutch Arbitration Act

This article reflects on arbitration in the Netherlands in general and then discusses the most important changes brought by the 2015 Act.

Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 20 March 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

California Supreme Court: Government communications on private accounts are public

The recent decision points to the original intent of the California Public Records Act in the evolving debate over government transparency.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 20 March 2017 | Practice Area: Central Government

iWatch not registrable as a trademark for a wearable computing device

In a decision exploring the boundaries of 'descriptive', the English High Court has ruled that iWatch is not registrable for computers, computer software and certain related goods.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 17 March 2017 | Practice Area: Trademarks

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