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Incoterms® 2020 Rules—CIP Carriage and insurance paid toThis Practice Note comprises the guidance note to the CIP Carriage and insurance paid to...
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19th May
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The British Franchise Association (BFA)This Practice Note examines the role and remit of the British Franchise Association (the BFA) in the franchise...
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Produced in partnership with Tim Rickard of Fieldfisher and David Bond of Fieldfisher 19th May
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In a business-to-business contract where a contractual long-stop date has passed but the parties wish to continue with the contract, should they...
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19th May
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[ON HEADED NOTEPAPER OF PARTY A][Insert address of Party B][[Insert address of Guarantor]][Insert date]Dear [name of Party B][ and [name of...
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19th May
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Key differences in the law of contract between Scots and English lawScots contract law has in many ways become similar to its English counterpart...
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Produced in partnership with Morton Fraser 19th May
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The EU Consumer Rights DirectiveThis Practice Note provides an overview of Directive 2011/83/EU (OJ L 304/64), the EU Consumer Rights Directive (EU...
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19th May
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Incoterms® 2020 Rules—CPT Carriage paid toThis Practice Note comprises the guidance note to the CPT Carriage paid to Incoterm in the Incoterms® 2020...
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19th May
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AffirmationAffirmation is an indication of the intention to continue with a contract. Affirmation may arise in the case of:•a repudiatory breach of...
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19th May
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1 Counterparts—agreement 1.1 This agreement may be signed in any number of separate counterparts, each of which when...
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19th May
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Agent and principal relationships with third partiesThis Practice Note deals with the relationships arising between principals, agents and third...
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19th May
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BailmentThis Practice Note provides an introduction to bailment, which is a large and complex topic.This Practice Note provides a working definition...
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Produced in partnership with Quentin Tannock of 4 Pump Court 19th May
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Option 1—contract signed on behalf of a company, where the authorised signatory is an individual Signed by [insert name of...
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19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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Private right of redress for consumersThis Practice Note summarises a consumer’s private right of redress for misleading and aggressive commercial...
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19th May
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Incoterms® 2020 Rules—DPU Delivered at Place UnloadedThis Practice Note comprises the guidance note to the DPU Delivered at Place Unloaded Incoterm in...
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19th May
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SubcontractingThis Practice Note examines the following legal and practical matters in relation to entering into a subcontract or when granting...
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19th May

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Tracker—Hague Convention on Choice of Courts AgreementsThis Tracker is for use when determining whether a country is a signatory to the Hague...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 18th Aug
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Entire agreement clausesThis Practice Note discusses the purpose and features of entire agreement clauses (also known as whole agreement clauses),...
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17th Aug
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Joint and several liability clause1Joint and several liability[Except for clauses [insert],] the liabilities and obligations of [insert names of...
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16th Aug
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Consequences of termination boilerplate clausesIntroductionTermination can refer to the termination of an agreement by one party either in accordance...
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11th Aug
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Insurance clauses in public sector contractsUsing boilerplate provisions in public sector contractsThis Practice Note looks at insurance clauses in...
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11th Aug
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Audit clauses in public sector contractsBoilerplate provisions in public sector contractsThis Practice Note looks at audit clauses in public sector...
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11th Aug
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Boilerplate set—long form1Definitions and interpretation1.1In this Agreement:Affiliate•means any entity that directly or indirectly Controls, is...
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11th Aug
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Time of the essence clause1Time to be of the essence of all clausesEach time, date or period referred to in this agreement (including any time, date...
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11th Aug
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Health and safety clauses in public sector contractsBoilerplate provisions in public sector contractsThis Practice Note looks at the use of health and...
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11th Aug
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Prevention of corruption and bribery clauses in public sector contractsBoilerplate provisions in public sector contractsThis Practice Note looks at...
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11th Aug
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Boilerplate set—short form1Definitions and interpretation1.1In this Agreement:[Insert each definition bespoke to the Agreement]1.2In this...
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11th Aug
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Equitable relief clause1Equitable relief[Each Party OR Party A] recognises that any breach or threatened breach of this Agreement may cause [the other...
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11th Aug
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Commencement and term clause1Effective date1.1Effective date (specified future date, date of signature or specified previous date)This Agreement...
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11th Aug
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Drafting for unforeseen events—commercial contractsThis Practice Note provides practical guidance for general commercial practitioners on points to...
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11th Aug
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Process agent clause1Process agentParty A irrevocably appoints [name] of [address] in England and Wales as its process agent to receive on its behalf...
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11th Aug
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Anti-discrimination clauses in public sector contractsBoilerplate provisions in public sector contractsThis Practice Note looks at equality and...
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11th Aug
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Notices—commercial contractsPurposeA notices clause is often included in an agreement to ensure that each party has certainty and clarity in relation...
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11th Aug
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Freedom of information clauses in public sector contractsBoilerplate provisions in public sector contractsThis Practice Note looks at freedom of...
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11th Aug
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Dispute resolution clause1Dispute resolution—short form1.1If any dispute arises between the parties out of, or in connection with, this Agreement, the...
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11th Aug
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Human rights clauses in public sector contractsBoilerplate provisions in public sector contractsThis Practice Note looks at human rights clauses in...
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11th Aug

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