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The United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union on exit day has a number of implications for the drafting, negotiation and enforcement of contracts governed by...

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This Practice Note considers exclusion and limitation of liability in business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) contracts. It provides guidance for...

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This Practice Note considers contracting authority under the law of England and Wales, which is an essential component of contract formation. It considers general...

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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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Purpose A notices clause is often included in an agreement to ensure that each party has certainty and clarity in relation to formal communications between the parties...

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Introduction This Practice Note discusses the rule against penalties and how it applies to interest rates in commercial contracts, including a discussion of the late...

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This Practice Note considers the terms ‘best endeavours’, ‘all reasonable endeavours’ and ‘reasonable endeavours’ that are frequently used in commercial agreements....

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Lawyers work on a huge variety of transactions, but all of them will in some way involve written agreements. All of those agreements should contain some boilerplate...

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Defining waiver In the law of contract, the term ‘waiver’ is most commonly used to denote the granting of a concession by one party to a contract, whereby it does not...

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