BANKING LITIGATION PODCAST EPISODE 19: MONTHLY UPDATE – JULY 2020

We have just released our monthly update podcast, in which we discuss and debate the key recent judgments likely to be of interest to financial institutions. This episode is hosted by John Corrie, a partner in our banking litigation team, who is joined by Ceri Morgan and special guest Catherine Bagge. You can also listen … Read more

BANKING LITIGATION PODCAST EPISODE 18: MONTHLY UPDATE – JUNE 2020

We have just released our monthly update podcast, in which we discuss and debate the key recent judgments likely to be of interest to financial institutions. This episode is hosted by John Corrie, a partner in our banking litigation team, who is joined by Ceri Morgan and special guest Alice Whyte. You can also listen … Read more

Our new publication: COVID-19 Contract Disputes Guide

The economic disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic inevitably exposes businesses to heightened legal risk. In particular, counterparties may seek to delay, avoid performance and/or terminate agreements. This may be either because COVID-19 has legitimately prevented them from performing their contractual obligations, or because they are seeking to use the pandemic as an excuse to … Read more

BANKING LITIGATION PODCAST EPISODE 17: MONTHLY UPDATE – MAY 2020

We have just released our monthly update podcast, in which we discuss and debate the key recent judgments likely to be of interest to financial institutions. This episode is hosted by John Corrie, a partner in our banking litigation team, who is joined by Ceri Morgan and special guest Nic Patmore. You can also listen … Read more

BANKING LITIGATION PODCAST EPISODE 16: MONTHLY UPDATE – MARCH / APRIL 2020

We have just released our monthly update podcast, in which we discuss and debate the key recent judgments likely to be of interest to financial institutions. This episode is hosted by John Corrie, a partner in our banking litigation team, who is joined by Ceri Morgan and special guest Mannat Sabhikhi. You can also listen … Read more

Biannual Banking Litigation Update: October 2019 – April 2020

Welcome to our latest Banking Litigation Update, in which we highlight a number of the most important cases and developments affecting UK financial institutions over the past six months. You can read our full briefing here: Banking Litigation Update. Publishing this update in April 2020, we must begin with a reference to the COVID-19 pandemic. … Read more

What does Lloyds/HBOS tell us about sections 90 and 90A of FSMA?

Herbert Smith Freehills LLP have published an article in Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law considering how the findings in Sharp v Blank [2019] EWHC 3078 (Ch) (also known as The Lloyds/HBOS litigation) may be of assistance in interpreting sections 90 and 90A of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. Lloyds/HBOS is the only securities … Read more

BANKING LITIGATION PODCAST EPISODE 15: MONTHLY UPDATE – FEBRUARY 2020

We have just released our monthly update podcast, in which we discuss and debate the key recent judgments likely to be of interest to financial institutions. This episode is hosted by John Corrie, a partner in our banking litigation team, who is joined by Ceri Morgan and special guest Daniel May. You can also listen … Read more