Those involved in litigation who still think they can avoid having to consider mediation need to think again.
Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 20 April 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation
The English Commercial Court has published two recent judgments of Mr Justice Popplewell in a single anonymised case concerning the removal of two arbitrators under section 24(1)(d)(i) of the Arbitration Act 1996.
Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 10 April 2017 | Practice Area: Arbitration
There are various routes by which a respondent to an arbitration claim can challenge jurisdiction. A respondent should consider what actions to take, with a view to the impact on these routes and their differing merits. This briefing looks at some of the key issues to consider.
Law Firm: 20 Essex Street | Published: 04 April 2017 | Practice Area: Arbitration
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
This publication looks at some of the key trends in legal markets around the world, including China's push into Latin America, Japanese investment in Africa, and the global uncertainty sparked by the UK's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's election as US president.
Law Firm: ALM | Published: 05 January 2017 | Practice Area: Cross Border
Following a Supreme Court ruling, successful defendants pursued maliciously by a claimant can now subsequently sue for damage suffered, including damage to reputation, earnings and health, and the excess of legal expenses over any amount awarded in the initial proceedings, as this article explains.
Law Firm: Debevoise & Plimpton | Published: 29 November 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution
"The right thing at the wrong time is the wrong thing" is a quote which strikes a chord when considering the date of valuation in disputes. This article focuses on the importance of date for the commonly used valuation method of discounted cashflow.
Law Firm: Grant Thornton | Published: 21 November 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Recent innovations at a number of arbitral institutions have brought into sharp focus arbitration options for post-Brexit financial disputes.
Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 07 November 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Latham lawyers Simon Bushell and Kavan Bakhda discuss whether third-party funding in arbitration claims has become a more attractive proposition following a recent court decision.
Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 01 November 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution
A partner can potentially forfeit all part of his profit share if he breaches his fiduciary duties, according to a recent decision of the High Court. That has some interesting implications for partnerships and LLPs.
Law Firm: Excello Law | Published: 20 October 2016 | Practice Area: Business of law
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