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Generation ¥ RMB: The New Global Currency

In this issue: - Foreword - Executive summary - Part 1: The big picture - A&O view: Coming to China and carrying renminbi - Part 2: Why paying in RMB is paying off - A&O view:…more
| Administrative Law, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Transportation

The New UAE Commercial Companies Law

The UAE has introduced a new Commercial Companies Law (UAE Federal Law No. 2 of 2015) (the New CCL), which replaces the previous Commercial Companies Law (UAE Federal Law No. 8 of 1984, as amended) (the previous CCL). The New…more
| Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

UK Pensions: End Of Contracting-Out Issues For Employers And Trustees - April 2015

The immediate impact, for employers currently sponsoring a contracted-out DB scheme, is an increase in payroll costs because the reduced rate of national insurance contributions (NICs) which applies to workers who are in…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Labor & Employment Law, Finance & Banking

Customer Liability Under The Minimum Wage Act: Recommendations For Reducing Liability Risks

Since the start of the year, companies have been grappling with letters from their clients (customers), in which these customers are demanding compliance with the Minimum Wage Act (MiLoG), referencing their own potential…more
| Construction Law, Labor & Employment Law

Full And Frank Disclosure Obligation Breached But Injunction Upheld

In JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank & anr v Sergei Viktorovich Pugachev [2014] EWHC 4336 (Ch), 19 December 2014, Mann J refused to discharge a GBP 1.2 billion worldwide freezing injunction despite finding, inter alia, that…more
| Bankruptcy, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Inter-Solicitor Email Exchange Held To Amount To A Binding Settlement Of Complex Litigation

"Noted with thanks" was sufficient for the High Court to find, in the case of Raymond Bieber & ors v Teathers Ltd (in liquidation) [2014] EWHC 4205 (Ch), 11 December 2014, that the defendant's solicitor had indicated that a…more
| Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts

Resolving Potentially Inconsistent Jurisdiction And Arbitration Provisions In Commercial Contracts

In Amtrust Europe Ltd v Trust Risk Group SPA [2014] EWHC 4169 (Comm), 10 December 2014, an alleged conflict between jurisdiction and arbitration clauses was resolved by reference to the purpose and construction of the underlying…more
| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, International Law & Trade

CJEU Rules On Jurisdiction In Prospectus Liability Claim

The Court of Justice of the European Union (Fourth Chamber) has ruled on jurisdiction in a prospectus liability claim, concerning index certificates issued by a UK bank, and purchased by an Austrian investor (consumer) via a…more
| Civil Procedure, Finance & Banking, Business Torts, International Law & Trade

Effect Of Agent's Surreptitious Dealing

In Tigris International NV v China Southern Airlines Co Ltd & anr [2014] EWCA Civ 1649, 17 December 2014, the Court of Appeal confirmed, obiter, that when a contract is terminated because of a party's surreptitious dealing with…more
| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, International Law & Trade

Commercial Court Clarifies Test For Retrospective Alternative Service Of Claim Form

In Michael Norcross v Chrislos Georgallides [2014] EWHC 4530 (Comm), 4 July 2014, the Commercial Court clarified the test that will be applied by a court when determining whether to grant retrospective alternative service of a…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts

Third State jurisdiction clause respected – Owusu considered

To what extent, if at all, does the English court have discretion to decline jurisdiction over proceedings commenced on the basis of domicile of the defendant, if the appropriate forum is a third state court? In particular, what…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, International Law & Trade

Shipwrecks and the Nairobi Convention

What is the Convention all about? The Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks 2007 comes into force on 14 April 2015. When the Convention applies, it will impose strict liability and insurance…more
| Administrative Law, Insurance, International Law & Trade, Transportation

Implementing the Cape Town Convention in the UK

Repossession and Insolvency - The UK has decided to override existing insolvency law by adopting Alternative A of Article XI of the Protocol. Where a creditor has a correctly registered its international interest, the…more
| Bankruptcy, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Transportation

South African Hedge Fund Regulation – Here At Last

After five years of talking about the need to regulate hedge funds as a type of financial institution in South Africa, the Minister of Finance in his budget speech stated that with effect from 1 April 2015 “hedge funds will be…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

Brussels Regulation (Recast): An Update

The original Brussels Regulation (Regulation (EC) 44/2001) was the key European instrument on jurisdiction and enforcement issues in civil and commercial matters. It was applied by the courts of all 28 EU member states. Since 10…more
| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, International Law & Trade
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