Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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May 2015

Banking & Finance Disputes Update - May 2015

Banking & Finance Disputes Update - May 2015

Read the May edition of the Banking and Finance Disputes Update. 

African Minerals Ltd v Renaissance Capital Ltd: Renaissance Capital v African Minerals CA ([2015] EWCA Civ 448)

African Minerals Ltd v Renaissance Capital Ltd: Renaissance Capital v African Minerals CA ([2015] EWCA Civ 448)

This case relates to fundraising arrangements between Renaissance Capital (“Renaissance”) and African Minerals Limited (“AML”) between 2008 and 2010 a ...

OJSC VTB Bank v Parline Ltd [2015] EWHC 1135 (Comm); 29 April 2015

OJSC VTB Bank v Parline Ltd [2015] EWHC 1135 (Comm); 29 April 2015

OJSC VTB Bank v Parline Ltd [2015] EWHC 1135 (Comm); 29 April 2015

FCA fines the Bank of New York Mellon and Clydesdale Bank

FCA fines the Bank of New York Mellon and Clydesdale Bank

FCA fines the Bank of New York Mellon and Clydesdale Bank.

High Court hands down ruling on calculation of Loss under 1992 ISDA Master Agreement

High Court hands down ruling on calculation of Loss under 1992 ISDA Master Agreement

High Court hands down ruling on calculation of Loss under 1992 ISDA Master Agreement.

Kolassa: Significant CJEU ruling on jurisdiction in prospectus liability claim

Kolassa: Significant CJEU ruling on jurisdiction in prospectus liability claim

Earlier this year, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") delivered a significant ruling in relation to jurisdiction in a claim relating ...

High Court agrees with SFO that Corporate Counsel do not have a right to attend s. 2 Criminal Justice Act "Compelled" Interviews

High Court agrees with SFO that Corporate Counsel do not have a right to attend s. 2 Criminal Justice Act "Compelled" Interviews

High Court agrees with SFO that Corporate Counsel do not have a right to attend s. 2 Criminal Justice Act "Compelled" Interviews

Court of Appeal clarifies law on identification of individuals in FCA Enforcement Action

Court of Appeal clarifies law on identification of individuals in FCA Enforcement Action

On 19 May 2015, the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in the case of the FCA v Macris [2015] EWCA Civ 490.  The FCA had appealed a decision handed ...

Contract Basics series #1: Working without a written contract

Contract Basics series #1: Working without a written contract

Welcome to the first of our series of simple briefings aiming to highlight some of the more common issues relating to contracting. We will be releasin ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Surrender or Forteiture

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Surrender or Forteiture

Where a landlord has a struggling or defaulting tenant careful consideration should be given to how to bring a lease to an end where there is an under ...