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1 Announcements—short form No announcement or other public disclosure concerning this agreement or any of the matters contained in it shall be made by, or on behalf of, a...

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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 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 applicable law. For guidance, see: Cross...

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The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing with jurisdiction of disputes will be a key issue for UK practitioners. This Practice Note considers the impact that Brexit...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing with jurisdiction of disputes will be a key issue for...

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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 Practice Notes:...

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Produced in partnership with Gateley Plc DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this...

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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 Practice Notes:...

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1 Confidentiality clause—mutual—using in-clause definitions Authorised Persons has the meaning given to it in clause 1.1; Confidential Information has the meaning given...

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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 Practice Notes: Brexit—IP...

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1 Conflict with other agreements—single agreement If there is a conflict between the terms of this Agreement and the terms of [insert name of other agreement], the terms...

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1 Conflict within an agreement—agreement prevailing over schedules and appendices If there is a conflict between the terms of this agreement and the terms of the...

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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 be varied in...

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1 Costs and expenses—each party to bear its own—short form Each party will pay its own costs and expenses incurred in connection with the negotiation, preparation,...

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1 Counterparts—agreement 1.1 This agreement may be signed in any number of separate counterparts, each of which when signed and dated shall be an original, and such...

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Under English law legally binding agreements can be made orally, in writing or by deed. This Practice Notice considers the circumstances in which a deed is necessary or...

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1 Entire agreement—short form 1.1 This agreement[ and [any documents entered into pursuant to it OR [insert name[s] of specific document[s]]]] constitute[s] the entire...

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This Practice Note discusses the purpose and features of entire agreement clauses (also known as whole agreement clauses), primarily in the context of...

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This Practice Note explains why exclusion clauses are used in property contracts and when they may be of no effect, including at common law in the context of fraudulent...

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Exclusion clauses aim to protect a party to a contract by excluding or limiting liability against claims for breach of contract or in tort. In the context of property...

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1 Expenses recovery clause—neutral version 1.1 The Customer shall pay the Supplier the following expenses: [insert details of expenses recoverable by Supplier, eg...

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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 relationships are...

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1 Further assurance 1.1 Each of the parties shall[, at its own cost and expense, OR , at the request, cost and expense of the other party,][use its reasonable endeavours...

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1 Governing law This agreement and any dispute or claim arising out of, or in connection with, it, its subject matter or formation [(including non-contractual disputes or...

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STOP PRESS: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering jurisdiction and cross border...

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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: 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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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. The Hague...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is based on provisions revoked on 1 April 2013. It is therefore for historical purposes only. General Where costs are assessed on the...

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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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