Expert evidence – the need to engage

A recent High Court decision illustrates the need for parties to cooperate in the process of producing expert evidence, to ensure the reports are properly matched and avoid the problem of "ships passing in the night": UPL Europe v Agchemaccess… Read more

A litigator’s yearbook: 2016 (England and Wales)

2016 has been an eventful year on any measure. While it may not be remembered principally for developments relating to commercial litigation, there has been a lot of activity on this front as well. In this post we look back… Read more

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… Read more

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… Read more

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… Read more