Mondaq UK: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
Stephenson Harwood
The ongoing US restitution case, Maestracci v. Helly Nahmad Gallery, Inc., concerns a Modigliani painting allegedly looted by the Nazis.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On 8 May 2017, the Chancellor of the High Court in Bilta v RBS confirmed that in certain circumstances litigation privilege may protect documents created in the context of an internal investigation.
Ferguson Litigation Funding Ltd
Less than two years ago, the term "fake news" was not recognised by the majority of people.
Clyde & Co
Judge considers whether security for costs/payment into court should be made pending a challenge to an arbitral award
Clyde & Co
Judge criticises unilateral decisions taken by a party during the disclosure process and orders a fresh manual review.
Gowling WLG
The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) has launched an online database containing anonymised decisions of the LCIA Court on challenges made to arbitrators between 2010 and 2017.
Wright Hassall LLP
On Monday 5 February, Clare Foges, one of the regular feature writers for the Times wrote an excoriating piece on the compensation culture in response to a call from NHS leaders to the Justice Secretary ...
Clyde & Co
A recent decision of the Commercial Court has highlighted the (potential) added complexity of the involvement of a third party funder in applications for security for costs.
Clyde & Co
The Supreme Court has allowed the appeal of a Claimant who was injured by police officers during the arrest of a drug dealer.
Pinsent Masons LLP
The High Court has ruled that the entitlement to redact documents survived the coming into force of the CPR and applied equally to the right to inspect under CPR 31.14 and to the requirements of standard disclosure...
Pinsent Masons LLP
The case is a reminder that large companies seeking to launch an investigation should seek specialist legal advice at the earliest opportunity.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
In Bilta (UK) Ltd (in Liquidation) & Ors v Royal Bank of Scotland plc and Mercuria Energy Europe Trading Limited [2017] EWCH 3535 (Ch) ("Bilta v RBS")...
Clyde & Co
A claim form was served on the defendant in London in May 2017. The claim had no connection with England and so the only basis on which the English court was said to have jurisdiction was that the defendant was domiciled here.
Mishcon de Reya
A new regime of plea bargain style cooperation agreements will come into force in Japan this June, in a further instalment to reforms of the Japanese Criminal Procedure Code.
Clyde & Co
Court of Appeal confirms basis for awarding discretionary interest to an individual claimant
Mishcon de Reya
In Great Station Properties SA and another v UMS Holding Ltd and others [2017] EWHC 3330 (Comm) the Commercial Court granted a worldwide freezing order over the defendant's assets in an attempt to secure enforcement ...
Brodies LLP
In Graham v Farrell 2017 SC EDIN 7 Sheriff McGowan sets out clear guidance on Simple Procedure costs. Although costs are limited to £300 in Simple Procedure claims;
Dentons
Over the past year, there has been a spate of cases concerned with the prohibition on the collateral use of documents in litigation.
Wright Hassall LLP
It can often be tempting, where it suits it, for one party to argue a point one way in one adjudication only to argue the opposite point, on the same issue, in a subsequent adjudication between the same parties.
Wright Hassall LLP
It is now well recognised that in the absence of material breaches of natural justice and/or lack of jurisdiction, the Courts will enforce an Adjudicator's decision whether it is right or wrong.
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The ongoing US restitution case, Maestracci v. Helly Nahmad Gallery, Inc., concerns a Modigliani painting allegedly looted by the Nazis.
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The Supreme Court has allowed the appeal of a Claimant who was injured by police officers during the arrest of a drug dealer.
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