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Hogan Lovells

Unlawful team lifts: the English Court of Appeal backs the High Court's decision to spring into action

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The Court of Appeal has upheld a "springboard" injunction (albeit reduced in scope) in the latest case to deal with the issue of unlawful "team lifts"....more

Hogan Lovells

Question: Is an invasion of privacy a legal nuisance?

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The recent case of Fearn & Others v The Board of Trustees of the Tate Gallery [2019], concerned a dispute between the Tate Modern and its residential neighbours over the Tate’s public viewing platform. The case makes clear...more

Dentons

Once again, no injunction restraining payment against fraudulent demand under demand guarantee

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Certain types of fraud by the beneficiary of a demand guarantee or letter of credit (Autonomous Payment Undertakings) of which there is very strong evidence may exempt a bank from its otherwise strict duty to pay against an...more

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

This Week In Securities Litigation

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The blistering pace at which the Commission filed new enforcement actions as the fiscal year end drew near has clearly ended. This week the agency filed one enforcement action while announcing the settlement of a previously...more

Hogan Lovells

Urban exploration: a trend that’s going through the roof

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From abandoned tube stations and former WW2 bunkers to cranes and skyscrapers, it seems barely a week goes by without a news story (or Instagram post) appearing showing an urban explorer in an area once thought of as...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

English Court Issues Anti-Arbitration Injunction Restraining Lebanese Arbitration Proceedings

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Judgment clarifies the exceptional circumstances in which anti-arbitration injunctions against foreign-seated arbitrations might be granted. In Sabbagh v Khoury, Justice Knowles in the High Court issued an anti-arbitration...more

White & Case LLP

English Commercial Court confirms West Tankers decision on EU anti-suit injunctions

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In its judgment in Nori Holdings Ltd & Ors v Public Joint-Stock Company Bank OtkritieFinancial Corporation, the English Commercial Court reaffirmed the West Tankers Inc. v Allianz SpA2 decision that a court of an EU Member...more

Fisher Phillips

Web Exclusive: March 2018: The Top 13 Labor And Employment Law Stories

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It’s hard to keep up with all the recent changes to labor and employment law. While the law always seems to evolve at a rapid pace, there were an unprecedented number of changes all through 2017. And if the first three months...more

Morgan Lewis

How Corporations Can Stay Vigilant Against Online Banking Fraud – Lessons from Recent Court Judgments

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Due to the general flexibility granted to banks by their standard account opening terms, corporate victims of online banking frauds often face substantial hurdles in court in their attempts to recover the sums lost from the...more

Allen & Overy LLP

Injunction protects rights in oil development pending arbitration

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A decision to exclude an oilfield joint venture partner from an Operating Committee meeting was a clear breach of an English court interim injunction and thus constituted a contempt of court. The decision shows the English...more

McDermott Will & Emery

Trebled Damages Means No Injunction for Knock-Off Software

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The US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit affirmed in part, reversed in part and remanded a district court finding that a defendant was liable for breach of a software license agreement and therefore infringed the...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

"The Risks Associated With Worldwide Freezing Orders"

A worldwide freezing order is an injunction granted by the English courts to restrain individuals or businesses from disposing of or dealing with assets on a worldwide basis. The order can be sought before, or...more

Proskauer Rose LLP

Three Point Shot - April 2017

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Premier League Takes the Pitch in Fight against Pirated Streams - The United Kingdom's most popular soccer league is using skillful legal tackling to maintain possession of its intellectual property. The Football...more

Dechert LLP

The Impending Launch of the Unified Patent Court

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In a fundamental change to how European patents are going to be litigated in Europe, the United Patent Court (UPC) will soon have exclusive jurisdiction over European patent disputes and will be able to issue remedies that...more

Hogan Lovells

UK, US, HK and China – Access denied: an international perspective on ISP blocking injunctions

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While the UK Court of Appeal has opened the door for broadband ISP blocking to combat trademark or copyright-infringing activities, the picture in the United States, China and Hong Kong is more complex. Please see full...more

Allen & Overy LLP

Assessment of damages under a cross-undertaking

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The enforcement of a cross-undertaking in damages, provided by a claimant in order to obtain a freezing injunction against a defendant, can mean a substantial liability for a claimant. This ruling illustrates that damages...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

EU & Competition Law Update – June 2016

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BREXIT – BUSINESS AS USUAL...AT LEAST FOR NOW - What do you need to know? Despite the UK's vote to leave the European Union ("EU"), companies doing business in the UK can still continue to trade with the EU in...more

Morgan Lewis

Notification Injunction to Protect Against Dissipation of Assets

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A possible alternative to the freezing injunction. A judgment has recently provided helpful guidance on a creative form of injunction. The “notification order” compels a defendant to give notice to the claimant before...more

Dentons

Destruction of confidential information with a "nudge and a wink"

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In the ground-breaking case of Arthur J Gallagher Services UK Limited and others v. Skriptchenko [2016] EWHC 603, the High Court has granted a mandatory injunction for interim relief purposes, including an order that...more

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Harmonization of Trade Secrets in Europe and New US Trade Secrets Law Gets the Green Light—What Do These Changes Mean for...

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A harmonized trade secrets protection regime is coming to Europe and the US. Until now, there has been a fragmented approach to trade secrets across Europe, with some countries having specific trade secrets legislation and...more

King & Spalding

New York Enforcement Update

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New York has long been a critical enforcement venue for parties holding unsatisfied arbitral awards and/or judgments. New York is the financial capital of the United States, and that reality, coupled with the state’s expert...more

Dentons

UK Financial Regulatory Developments - April 2016 #19

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FCA decides to ban former LIBOR trader - FCA has published its Decision Notice concerning a former derivatives trader at UBS, Arif Hussein, banning him from performing any significant influence function relating to any...more

Dechert LLP

The Glee decision: Court of Appeal rules in favour of UK comedy club over 20th Century Fox

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The Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court ruling of 2014 that Twentieth Century Fox’s (“Fox”) “glee” television series infringed Comic Enterprises Ltd’s (“Comic”) trade mark for “the glee CLUB”. A parallel claim in the High...more

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

January 2016: U.K. Competition/Antitrust Litigation Update

The new Competition Appeal Tribunal Fast-Track Procedure for Small-and Medium-Sized Enterprises. On October 1, 2015, significant competition law reforms took effect in the United Kingdom under the Consumer Rights Act of 2015....more

Latham & Watkins LLP

International Arbitration Newsletter (Oct 2015)

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Anti-Suit Awards Are Compatible With the Original Brussels I Regulation. (Gazprom OAO v Republic of Lithuania, Case C-536/13, Judgment dated 13 May 2015) The European Court of Justice decision in Gazprom v....more

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