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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Definition—Business Continuity Event Business Continuity Event means an event (whether a natural or man-made phenomenon or...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note deals with the relationships arising between principals, agents and third parties with whom the agent deals on the principal’s...
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9th Nov
Precedents
DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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Produced in partnership with Paul de Vince and Jagdeep Singh of Gateley Plc 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note provides an overview of contract expiry and of the different causes of termination and ways to discharge a contract, including...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note sets out guidance upon the meaning, use and importance of commonly used terms in exclusion and limitation of liability clauses in...
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Produced in partnership with Tim Wright of Fladgate 12th Jan
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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note explains the law relating to charterparties in the context of an arrangement for the carriage of goods by sea. It explains the key...
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Produced in partnership with Quentin Tannock of 4 Pump Court and James Watthey of 4 Pump Court 12th Jan
Practice notes
Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers agreements to agree, and why an agreement to agree certain contractual terms at a future date has traditionally been held...
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9th Nov
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BrexitAs of exit day (11 pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note summarises the law, guidance and practice relating to the variation of contracts and deeds. It explains how a contract or deed can...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note concerns repudiation and sets out what a repudiatory breach of contract means. It explains how a repudiatory breach goes to the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers the meaning and use of conditions precedent in commercial arrangements. It also considers typical conditions precedent...
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9th Nov
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ContractWhere a contract is made by two or more parties it may contain a promise or obligation made by two or more of those parties. Any such promise...
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9th Nov
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Who is a fiduciary?There is no comprehensive list of the relationships which give rise to the existence of fiduciary duties under common law. Some...
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9th Nov

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Marine insurance—general principlesThis Practice Note describes the main principles of marine insurance as governed by the Marine Insurance Act 1906....
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16th May
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International comparator toolThe International comparator tool is designed to allow you to compare legal differences across two or more jurisdictions...
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16th May
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Rome II—the general rule and displacing the general rule This Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving...
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15th May
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Applicable law clausesThis Practice Note considers applicable law clauses also known as governing law clauses, proper law clauses or choice of law...
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15th 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 15th May
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Brussels I (recast)—requirements for an effective choice of court agreement (art 25)This Practice Note considers Article 25 of Regulation (EU)...
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15th May
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Understanding jurisdiction—a guide for dispute resolution practitionersThis Practice Note aims to provide an understanding of what is meant by the...
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15th May
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Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements (jurisdiction and enforcement)—Brexit considerationsDefinitionsThis Practice Note uses the following...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 15th May
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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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15th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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15th May
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Jurisdiction agreements—approach of the courts of England and WalesThis Practice Note looks at the English common law and how the courts of England...
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15th May
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Brussels I (recast)—choice of court agreements (art 25)This Practice Note explains choice of court agreements, as set out in Article 25 of Regulation...
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15th May
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Rome I—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law where the contract was entered into on or before 31...
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15th May
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Brussels I (recast)—impact on arbitrationThis Practice Note considers the impact on arbitration of the provisions within Regulation (EU) 1215/2012,...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Rose and Edward Crossley of 4 Stone Buildings 15th May
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Service of the claim form by a contractually agreed method (CPR 6.11)This Practice Note considers service of the claim form where there is an agreed...
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15th May
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Brussels I (recast)—contract claims (Art 7(1))This Practice Note explains how contract claims are dealt with under Article 7(1) of Regulation (EU)...
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15th May
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Brussels I (recast)—dealing with consumer claimsThis Practice Note considers the jurisdiction of the court over consumer contracts as set out in...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Morcos of 4 New Square 15th May
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Jurisdiction agreements—introductionThis Practice Note considers jurisdiction agreements, also known as choice of court agreements, in terms of what...
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15th May
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Understanding applicable law—a guide for dispute resolution practitionersThis Practice Note explains what is meant by applicable law, also known as...
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15th May
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Cross-border joint ventures—initial considerationsWith thanks to other contributors from Shearman & Sterling LLP offices in Abu Dhabi, Beijing,...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Powell of Shearman & Sterling 15th May

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