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New LMAA Terms Coming Into Effect 1 May 2017
The LMAA has published new Terms and Procedures which will apply to arbitration proceedings commenced on or after 1 May 2017.
UK
6 Mar 2017
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Volte Face As Hardship Becomes Part Of French law
We sent out a client alert in April on the approaching entry into force of the new French civil code. We highlighted four innovations arising out of this major legal reform.
France
30 Aug 2016
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Losing The Right To Limit: Privy Council Confirms Parties Can Contract Out Of The 1976 Limitation Convention
This Alert looks at the question of whether it is possible to contract out of or waive the right to limit liability under the 1976 Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims and if so, what is required in order to do so.
UK
24 Aug 2016
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Collateral Lies: The Lie Is Dishonest But The Claim Is Not
The Supreme Court rules that a collateral lie embellishing a valid claim does not amount to a fraudulent claim.
UK
19 Aug 2016
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Legal Revolution In France – Civil Law Reforms (Or Napoleon's Second Coming)
This alert draws attention to the approaching entry into force of the new French civil code. This will be of interest to all parties with French law-governed agreements or that do business in France – especially regarding contracts that are due for renewal after 1 October 2016. Terms and conditions should be reviewed and, where necessary, legal advice taken on some of the innovations under the new law.
France
4 Apr 2016
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Jackson Reform Implementation Imminent
Billed as the most wide-ranging changes to the civil litigation system since 1999, radical reforms following a review by Lord Justice Jackson will come into effect in England and Wales on 1st April 2013.
UK
9 Apr 2013
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