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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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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 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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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 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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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 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
Definition—Business Continuity Event Business Continuity Event means an event (whether a natural or man-made phenomenon or...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Option 1—deed executed by a company under its common seal (model articles, where the authorised signatory is an...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides a summary of the common law and conventions governing international carriage by air. It explains the liability of the...
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Produced in partnership with Quentin Tannock of 4 Pump Court and James Watthey of 4 Pump Court 12th Jan
Precedents
[On headed notepaper of the assignor]To: [Insert name and address of Assignee][Insert date]Dear [insert name of Assignee]Assignment of contractWe...
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9th Nov
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BrexitBrexit: 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,...
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9th Nov
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
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 Tim Wright of Fladgate 12th Jan

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This Practice Note aims to provide an understanding of what is meant by the term ‘jurisdiction’ when dealing with cross-border litigation. It explains...
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16th Apr
Q&As
International contractsA contract may be considered international if the parties are based, or hold significant assets, in different jurisdictions, or...
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16th Apr
Q&As
For the purposes of this Q&A, it is assumed that the relevant contract is a business-to-business contract for the supply of goods and/or services...
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Produced in partnership with Oberon Kwok of Selborne Chambers and Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 16th Apr
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The UK is no longer bound by the Rome Convention, as a matter of international law, having left the EU. However, the substantive rules continue to...
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15th Apr
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Corporate criminal liability for bribery—section 7 of the Bribery Act 2010This offence can only be committed by relevant commercial organisations...
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14th Apr
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This guide sets out the requirements for executing deeds in various international jurisdictions. The table provides a quick-reference summary of the...
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Produced in partnership with Diego Krischcautzky of Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal 13th Apr
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Standby letters of credit are a type of letter of credit.The common feature of all letters of credit is an undertaking by a bank to pay the...
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12th Apr
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This Practice Note explains choice of court agreements, as set out in Article 25 of Regulation (EU) 1215/2012, Brussels I (recast). It covers a range...
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9th Apr
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This Practice Note describes the main principles of marine insurance as governed by the Marine Insurance Act 1906. It looks at the principles of...
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9th Apr
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The International comparator tool is designed to allow you to compare legal differences across two or more jurisdictions in any given practice area....
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9th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the following key issues specific to multinational or offshore outsourcing arrangements:•Initial considerations•Deal...
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Produced in partnership with Paul O’Hare, Partner and Kathryn Dooks, Partner of Kemp Little and Mike Cashman, Partner of Dorsey & Whitney LLP 9th Apr
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What is the World Trade Organization (WTO)?The WTO administers the WTO trade agreements which govern trade between states. It is also a forum for...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryant of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner 9th Apr
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NotariesA notary is a qualified lawyer whose primary concern is the authentication and certification of signatures and documents, either for use...
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8th Apr
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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Produced in partnership with Diego Krischcautzky of Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal 8th Apr
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This Practice Note, Bonds in international supply contracts, sets out an introduction to the most common types of bonds used in international supply...
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8th Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The ICC has issued a guidance paper on the impact of COVID-19 on trade finance transactions issued subject to ICC rules. For...
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8th Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The ICC has issued a guidance paper on the impact of COVID-19 on trade finance transactions issued subject to ICC rules. For...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the jurisdiction of the court over consumer contracts as set out in Section 4 of Regulation (EU) 1215/2012, Brussels I...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Morcos of 4 New Square 8th Apr
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This Practice Note considers applicable law clauses also known as governing law clauses, proper law clauses or choice of law clauses. Most commercial...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where such events occurred on or before IP...
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8th Apr

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