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Upcoming webinar – Litigation update

On Wednesday 15 March (12.45 – 1.45pm GMT), Anna Pertoldi, Maura McIntosh and Jan O’Neill will deliver a webinar for Herbert Smith Freehills clients and contacts looking at developments in commercial litigation since our update webinar in November last year. We will discuss the … Continue reading

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Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes Annual Review 2016 published

Our Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes team has today published its Annual Review of 2016, which provides an overview and analysis of the key cases and developments affecting those engaged in or with contentious matters in the insurance and reinsurance market. If … Continue reading

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Upcoming webinar – Litigation update

On Tuesday 8 November (12.45 – 1.45pm GMT), Anna Pertoldi, Maura McIntosh and Jan O’Neill will deliver a webinar for Herbert Smith Freehills clients and contacts looking at developments in commercial litigation since our update webinar in March this year. Topics covered will include … Continue reading

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Upcoming webinar – International Litigation Update

On Tuesday 18 October (12noon – 1.00pm UK time) we will present the first in a new series of webinars for Herbert Smith Freehills clients and contacts, focussing on the issues that arise in litigating cross border disputes. In this webinar: Larry … Continue reading

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Herbert Smith Freehills sponsors and contributes chapters to the recently published First Edition of Getting the Deal Through – Financial Services Litigation 2016

In the light of the global growth of litigation in the financial sector following the financial crisis, Herbert Smith Freehills has sponsored 'Getting The Deal Through' for the launch of the first edition of the guide to Financial Services Litigation … Continue reading

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Guide to Dispute Resolution in Africa: 2nd edition

Herbert Smith Freehills has published an updated second edition of our Guide to Dispute Resolution in Africa, a publication summarising the key dispute resolution procedures and trends in each of Africa's 54 diverse jurisdictions. Since its publication in 2013, the first edition of the Guide has … Continue reading

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Article published on when jurisdiction clause in prospectus will bind secondary purchaser of securities

The CJEU decision in Profit Investment Sim SpA v Ossi (C-366/13, 20 April 2016) provides guidance on when a secondary market purchaser of securities will be bound by an exclusive jurisdiction clause in the relevant prospectus. However, as the decision means that … Continue reading

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Client event: London launch of HSF Guide to Dispute Resolution in Africa, second edition. Locking Horns in Africa? Let us Be Your Guide

Herbert Smith Freehills is delighted to invite clients to the London launch event of the second edition of our Guide to Dispute Resolution in Africa.

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Civil Justice Council report published today on concurrent expert evidence including “hot-tubbing”

The Civil Justice Council has today published a report on Concurrent Expert Evidence & ‘Hot-Tubbing’ in English Litigation since the ‘Jackson Reforms’. The report was produced by a working group chaired by Professor Rachael Mulheron of Queen Mary University of … Continue reading

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Herbert Smith Freehills launches latest Guide to “Dispute Resolution in Asia Pacific”

Please click here to preview our updated Guide to Dispute Resolution in Asia Pacific. To request a copy, please email asia.publications@hsf.com. Key topics covered in the guide include: the basics of a legal system; details on litigation and arbitration procedures; if ADR is embraced in … Continue reading

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