In the recent decision of Rock Advertising Limited (Respondent) v MWB Business Exchange Centres Limited (Appellant)  UKSC 24, the Supreme Court unanimously upheld the effectiveness of a “No Oral Modification” clause, or NOM clause, holding that the purported oral agreement or variation of the contract was invalid for want of the writing and signatures required by the NOM clause.
May 18, 2018
Welcome to the ninth edition of Global asset management quarterly.
May 17, 2018
European organisations have been preparing for some time to comply with the European Union’s new data protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which applies to all organisations in the EU.
May 16, 2018
The new European Union Regulation on ship recycling comes into effect this year. What do shipowners need to consider?
May 09, 2018
Following the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015, jurisdictions including Australia and Hong Kong intend to introduce similar legislation to combat modern slavery.
Welcome to the May 2018 edition of Legalseas.
On 1 March, 2018, the Administrative Measures for Outbound Investment by Enterprises (NDRC Order No. 11) were formally implemented, which sets out detailed requirements for approval and filing of outbound investment projects by domestically-funded enterprises.
May 08, 2018
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange published the Consultation Conclusions and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Capital Raisings by Listed Issuers on 4 May 2018.
Following a recent panel discussion organised by his firm, Paul Griffin considers the legal challenges posed by AI, particularly in the recruitment process.
On 27 April 2018, various financial regulators in China promulgated new measures further opening up the financial services industry to foreign investment, regulating non-financial entities to invest into financial institutions and tightening up control over the conduct of asset management business by financial institutions.
May 04, 2018
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