Court of Appeal finds an historic act of war was “a” cause of damage
Discussing the recent decision in University of Exeter v Allianz Insurance PLC (Rev1)  EWCA Civ 1484.
UK High Court dismisses Force Majeure and Sanctions defences in oil purchase contract dispute
Considering the High Court decision in Litasco SA v Der Mond Oil & Gas Africa SA & another  EWHC 2866 (Comm).
International Arbitration Report: Issue 21 out now
The latest version of our International Arbitration Report produced by the global International Arbitration team has just been released.
2024 Annual Litigation Trends Survey findings
The report is based on a survey of more than 400 general counsel and in-house litigation leaders based in the United States and Canada in industries including financial services, technology, healthcare, energy, retail, real estate and construction.
Supreme Court sets out equitable basis of actions in knowing receipt
Discussing the recent judgment in Byers & Ors v Saudi National Bank  UKSC 51.
Court of Appeal takes narrow approach to “same interest” requirement for representative actions
The decision in Commission Recovery Ltd v Marks & Clerk LLP  EWCA Civ 9 highlights the need for an issue common to all class members.
Be wary of unverified AI-generated content in litigation
Discussing the Tribunal's observations about the reliance on fabricated cases generated by AI in Felicity Harber v The Commissioners for HMRC  UKFTT 1007 (TC).
Case review: non-assignment clauses and transferring the right to arbitrate by operation of law
The disputes team have written an article discussing an interesting recent Court of Appeal decision regarding non-assignment clauses