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Save the date: August 30, 2018 - deadline to comply with updated California’s Proposition 65 warning regulations

This client briefing highlights the major Prop 65 changes that businesses will need to comply with commencing August 30, 2018.

Law Firm: Reed Smith | Published: 26 January 2018 | Practice Area: Local Authorities

Uber: fork in the road for information society services providers

An examination of a 20 December 2017 ruling made by the Court of Justice of the European Union regarding Uber Systems Spain SL (Uber).

Law Firm: Womble Bond Dickinson | Published: 22 January 2018 | Practice Area: EU Competition Law

Supreme Court considers that there is no requirement of direct damage in England for permission to serve tort claim outside the jurisdiction at common law

An examination of a Supreme Court ruling that direct damage in the jurisdiction is not required to come within the tort jurisdictional gateway in the CPR.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 18 January 2018 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

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Jurisdiction disputes: Court of Appeal guidance on choosing the right forum to bring proceedings

In this briefing, Macfarlanes reports on a recent Court of Appeal decision which parties involved in jurisdiction disputes should bear in mind to avoid bringing proceedings in the wrong country. The case also provides important guidance on the use of 'anchor defendants' in jurisdiction disputes.

Law Firm: Macfarlanes | Published: 30 April 2015 | Practice Area: Cross Border

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The Pinterest trade mark case: a reminder of when a stay of proceedings should be granted

A recent High Court ruling in a case involving social media site Pinterest offers a useful reminder of the principles involved in deciding whether a stay of proceedings should be granted in respect of English proceedings where there are concurrent actions in the European trade mark registry.

Law Firm: Womble Bond Dickinson | Published: 29 April 2015 | Practice Area: Conflict of laws

EU judgments: easy enforceability in England?

One of the central functions of a contract is to be able to enforce its obligations. Within the EU, under the new Recast Brussels Regulation, it is now easier, quicker and cheaper to enforce EU judgments within England and Wales. This Shoosmiths article looks at the key changes introduced.

Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 13 April 2015 | Practice Area: Conflict of laws

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A global guide to legal professional privilege: how it applies around the world

Although the concept of legal professional privilege is universal, its scope and limitation vary between jurisdictions. This global guide provides comprehensive details of the concept and scope of legal professional privilege in 51 jurisdictions around the world, as well as relevant recent cases.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 23 March 2015 | Practice Area: Nuisance

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Royal Court provides guidance to Jersey trustees involved in foreign divorce proceedings

This Carey Olsen briefing looks at two Jersey judgments which address the important question of when trustees of Jersey trusts should submit to the jurisdiction of foreign courts in matrimonial proceedings involving beneficiaries of Jersey trusts.

Law Firm: Carey Olsen | Published: 05 February 2015 | Practice Area: Cross Border

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A year in litigation: 2014's most important cases reviewed

In this briefing, Macfarlanes rounds up 2014's key cases and all of the most important developments in litigation and dispute resolution, covering subjects including costs budgeting rules, bribes and secret commission, implied terms of good faith, privilege and injunctions.

Law Firm: Macfarlanes | Published: 04 February 2015 | Practice Area: Financial Crime and Fraud

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European and international arbitration 101: what US counsel need to know

The use of arbitration as a dispute resolution mechanism continues to grow - this webinar looks at the features of international arbitration conducted in Europe and elsewhere outside of the US, with a particular focus on the features which might surprise US-based parties.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 04 February 2015 | Practice Area: Litigation

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