International contracts

International contracts guidance:

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note introduces the data export restriction under the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998) prohibiting the transfer of personal data to a territory...

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This Practice Note provides a guide to the current rules which apply when determining whether a court has jurisdiction to hear a dispute and the relationship between...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering which courts have jurisdiction to determine a...

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The UK has voted to leave the EU and this will take place on exit day as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. This has implications for...

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1 Jurisdiction—reciprocal The parties irrevocably agree that the courts of [England and Wales OR [insert details of alternative jurisdiction]] shall have [exclusive OR...

Precedents

Scots contract law has in many ways become similar to its English counterpart despite their different roots. Some English law concepts, such as undue influence and...

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1 Language—long form 1.1 This Agreement is made in [the English language OR both in the English language and in the [insert] language]. 1.2 Each document, notice, waiver,...

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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 indemnity under marine...

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Notaries A notary is a qualified lawyer whose primary concern is the authentication and certification of signatures and documents, either for use abroad or as copy...

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This Practice Note deals with on demand guarantees and bonds. (It does not deal with conditional guarantees and bonds which are usually provided by insurance companies...

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1 Payment by confirmed letter of credit 1.1 The Buyer must within [insert figure, eg 21] days open an irrevocable letter of credit with a bank to be confirmed in favour...

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1 Process agent Party A irrevocably appoints [name] of [address] in England and Wales as its process agent to receive on its behalf service of process in any proceedings...

Precedents

Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For guidance, see: Cross...

Practice Note

Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For guidance, see: Cross...

Practice Note

Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For guidance, see: Cross...

Practice Note

Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For guidance, see: Cross...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering service out of the jurisdiction. For...

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Standby letters of credit (also known as standby credits) are a type of letter of credit. They are used in similar circumstances to on demand guarantees or performance...

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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering jurisdiction. For guidance, see: Cross...

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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member...

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