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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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Produced in partnership with Athena Markides 20th Oct
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The Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998 (LPCD(I)A 1998, or the Act) creates rights for businesses (and organisations in the public...
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16th Oct
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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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14th Oct
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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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14th Oct
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by procedural changes in response to the coronavirus...
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30th Sep
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This Practice Note summarises the key elements of guarantees and indemnities, the circumstances in which they are used, issues that beneficiaries and...
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25th Sep
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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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25th Sep
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This Practice Note considers implied terms in contracts for goods and services, being the implied terms incorporated into contracts for the sale and...
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25th Sep
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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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25th Sep
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This Practice Note considers heads of terms (also known as a memorandum of understanding (MoU), letter of intent (LOI), comfort letter, pre-contract...
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25th Sep
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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on the execution of documents by companies after 6 April 2008 (being the date on which the relevant...
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25th Sep
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IntroductionAs commercial lawyers, we are used to being instructed to advise in connection with the formation of a commercial relationship. Even if,...
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25th Sep
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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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25th Sep
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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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25th Sep
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This Practice Note considers the terms ‘best endeavours’, ‘all reasonable endeavours’ and ‘reasonable endeavours’ that are frequently used in...
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25th Sep
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This Practice Note summarises the law, guidance and practice relating to the execution of simple contracts and deeds. It considers the key differences...
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25th Sep

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Schedule—Transition1Introduction1.1This Schedule describes how the Services will be transferred from the Customer to the Supplier on or before the...
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26th Sep
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Schedule—Service description1Introduction1.1This Schedule describes the services to be supplied to the Customer and its Affiliates under the terms of...
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26th Sep
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Schedule—Benchmarking1Introduction1.1This Schedule describes the processes and procedure for benchmarking the Supplier’s services.1.2In this Schedule,...
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26th Sep
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This Agreement is made on [date]Parties1[Customer] a company incorporated in [England] with registered number [company number], whose registered...
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26th Sep
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Description of proposed outsourcing services[State nature of services customer proposes to outsource, eg typing of digital dictation]Proposed...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note identifies and explains key considerations relevant to negotiating and drafting limitation of liability clauses in outsourcing...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note identifies and explains key legal and practical issues relevant to the termination of an IT outsourcing engagement and the...
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26th Sep
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The prime/subcontractor modelIn order to provide a full range of IT services to their customers, technology service providers may need to appoint...
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26th Sep
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Customer responsibilities are obligations placed on the customer in an outsourcing or other services agreement which are necessary for the supplier to...
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26th Sep
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The best value duty (BVD) was introduced by the Local Government Act 1999 (LGA 1999). That remains the governing legislation although it has been...
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26th Sep
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Due diligence is the name given to the process by which the factual and legal background to a transaction is collated and assessed. Whereas in M&A...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note introduces outsourcing deals and covers the following aspects of the life cycle of the typical outsourcing transaction, primarily...
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26th Sep
Q&As
The parties to commercial contracts sometimes agree that exclusion and limitation of liability provisions will not apply if one of the parties has...
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28th Sep
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What are ISO standards?The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) develops and publishes international standards. A standard is a...
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28th Sep
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Privity of contract and liabilityAlthough contractual rights and benefits generally are (subject to express contractual provisions to the contrary)...
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28th Sep
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An analysis of the issues raised in this question will largely turn on the construction of the word ‘subcontract’ and whether, in any given...
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28th Sep
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STOP PRESS: On 7 September 2020 the EDPB published Guidelines 07/2020 on the concepts of controller and processor in the GDPR for consultation. Those...
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Produced in partnership with Marina Paul 28th Sep
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Contractual words and phrases such as the term 'defend, indemnify and hold harmless' have no single meaning and must be construed in the context in...
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28th Sep
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Outsourcing agreements usually run for long periods of time and, as a result, it is common for the parties to agree mechanisms through which the...
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28th Sep
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Any provision in an agreement, including interpretation provisions themselves, will be construed by a court in accordance with the usual rules of...
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28th Sep

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