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VW sees largest UK class action

VW sees largest UK class action

In 2015 news broke that Volkswagen had been manipulating emissions tests for millions of vehicles manufactured worldwide. Since then, we have seen num ...

Nissan’s admissions and public shaming of Ghosn may have unintended insurance consequences

Nissan’s admissions and public shaming of Ghosn may have unintended insurance consequences

On New Year’s Eve, news broke that former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn had fled Japan where he was on bail awaiting trial for alleged financial misconduct ...

Climate change for senior managers - Deadline for PRA risk management compliance passes

Climate change for senior managers - Deadline for PRA risk management compliance passes

Earlier this year, the Prudential Regulatory Authority (“PRA”) published a supervisory statement (SS3/19) entitled “Enhancing banks’ and insurers’ app ...

It's All In The Timing: Bringing claims under SPA tax indemnities and W&I insurance - A review of the decision in Minera v Glencore

It's All In The Timing: Bringing claims under SPA tax indemnities and W&I insurance - A review of the decision in Minera v Glencore

In this article, we comment on issues arising in claims for tax losses under SPAs and W&I policies and focus on one of the issues the subject of t ...

Key issues in SPA disputes and W&I reviewed following the High Court decision in Triumph

Key issues in SPA disputes and W&I reviewed following the High Court decision in Triumph

In March, the High Court handed down its judgment in Triumph Controls UK Limited & others v Primus International Holding Company & others [201 ...

Measuring damages for SPA breach of warranty and what this means for W&I insurance

Measuring damages for SPA breach of warranty and what this means for W&I insurance

The normal measure of damages will be the difference between the ‘true value’ of the company  and the ‘as warranted’ value (almost invariably, the cou ...

D&O and FI Newsletter - Spring 2017

D&O and FI Newsletter - Spring 2017

DAC Beachcroft's D&O and FI newsletter features topical issues for our global clients and contacts.

Director disqualification – failure to pay national minimum wage

Director disqualification – failure to pay national minimum wage