9th Edition of ‘Foskett on Compromise’ Published


9th Edition of ‘Foskett on Compromise’ Published

The 9th Edition of “Foskett on Compromise” has been published. Written by Sir David Foskett, the purpose of the book is to provide practitioners with a comprehensive and authoritative analysis of the… Read more »

CategoryNews Author James Strachan QC, Sir David Foskett Date

Off to Luxembourg again: Anti-Suit Injunctions and a “Right to be Sued” in your own domicile (Part Deux)

I have written previously about the 23 July 2019 decision of Lavender J. in Gray v Hurley [2019] EWHC 1972 (QB), in which the English court was asked by an… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Implied terms of non-competition and of good faith held to have real prospect of success

In SPI North Limited v Swiss Post International (UK) Ltd and Asendia UK Ltd [2019] EWHC 2004 (Ch) the underlying dispute concerned alleged breach of an exclusive supply agreement to… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Vikram Sachdeva QC Date

Singularis Holdings in the Supreme Court: The Quincecare Duty of Care is alive and well, while the case of Stone & Rolls Ltd is finally laid to rest

There is a “Happy Halloween” present from the Supreme Court for commercial fraud claimant litigators. In the important case of Singularis Holdings Ltd (In Official Liquidation) -v- Daiwa Capital Markets… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Michael McParland QC Date

CDR Autumn Arbitration Symposium 2019

David Brynmor Thomas QC will be chairing a session at the CDR Autumn Arbitration Symposium, titled ‘What is the value of your claim: assessing financial recovery in international arbitration?’, on Tuesday… Read more »

CategorySeminar Archive Author David Brynmor Thomas QC Date

“Hurley-Burly”: Anti-Suit Injunctions and “a right to be sued” in your own domicile under Article 4 of the Judgments Regulation?

In Gray v Hurley [2019] EWHC 1972 (QB) (23 July 2019) Mr Justice Lavender was asked to grant an anti-suit injunction to stop proceedings in New Zealand on the basis… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Exclusive Jurisdiction for Company Law Claims under Article 24 (2) of the Brussels I (Recast) Regulation: Akçil and others v Koza Ltd and another [2019] UKSC 40

On 29 July 2019, the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Akçil and others v Koza Ltd and another [2019] UKSC 40 (see Supreme Court judgment) unanimously overturning the decision of… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

James Ramsden QC is instructed in multiple cross-border cryptocurrency claims

Reflecting his pioneering work in claims for interim relief concerning the identification and recovery of cryptocurrency, James Ramsden QC has been instructed by the Liquidators of crypto exchange, “Cryptopia” in… Read more »

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