Monthly Update: July 2014

Welcome to this month’s highlights from the LexisPSL Banking & Finance team covering key updates and analysis relating to Banking & Finance law and practice.  Of particular interest this month are:

  • General updates—
    • guidance from the Loan Market Association (LMA) and Clifford Chance on EU and US sanctions
    • new South African, East African and Nigerian law documentation from the LMA
    • Rosali Pretorius, a partner at Dentons, explores the implications of the recent Fons case (Fons HF (in Liquidation) v Pillar Securitisation)
    • analysis on whether a chargor can be estopped from denying the validity of an incorrectly executed legal charge (Bank of Scotland Plc v Waugh)
    • analysis on whether an ‘all monies’ legal charge could be construed more narrowly (Ashwood Enterprises v The Governor and the Company of the Bank of Ireland)
  • Updates relevant to Islamic finance, project finance, Export Credit Agency finance, debt capital markets and derivatives
  • Useful information for Banking & Finance lawyers from across LexisPSL—this month, the Financial Services, Commercial and Dispute Resolution teams have news for us
  • Key dates for Banking & Finance lawyers to look out for in August 2014

Click here to access the July 2014 update.

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