Disputes

EU clarifies negotiating position on choice of law, jurisdiction and enforcement of judgments post-Brexit

Yesterday (29 June) the European Commission published its Position Paper on Judicial Cooperation in Civil and Commercial Matters which outlines its position on the extent to which current EU rules on choice of law, jurisdiction and enforcement of judgments should … Continue reading

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FINANCIAL LIST JUDGES EXPECT BREXIT PROCESS TO GIVE RISE TO NEED FOR FINANCIAL MARKETS TEST CASES

The post below was first published on our Litigation Notes blog. The Financial Markets Test Case pilot scheme, which was due to end in September this year, is to be extended for a further three years. The scheme will also … Continue reading

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BREXIT – IMPLICATIONS FOR THE ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENTS

The UK’s pending exit from the European Union has led some to question whether its status as a leading global dispute resolution center could be affected, an issue particularly relevant to the international firms that call it home and the … Continue reading

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ANTI-SUIT INJUNCTIONS AND ARBITRATION POST-BREXIT

Brexit has inevitably led to reflection on the commercial, legal and practical effects on arbitration.

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