English Commercial Court Warns Against Delay in Seeking Anti-Suit Relief

17/5/2017 | Blog

The English Court has reiterated its approach that even if a dispute falls squarely within the ambit of an arbitration agreement between the parties,...

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On The Special Relationship: An Analysis Of UK-US Relations

16/3/2017 | Blog

On 7 March 2017, Enyo Law held an evening seminar for a select group of invitees from the worlds of business, banking, politics and law to hear...

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Due Paranoia (Part 2): Assessing the Enforcement Risk Under the English Arbitration Act

14/3/2017 | Blog

This blog was originally published on the Kluwer Arbitration Blog on 20 February 2017 and focuses on applications made to the English courts to...

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Update on Undercover Torpedoes and Unilateral Jurisdiction Clauses

27/2/2017 | Blog

In a previous blog post last year, consideration was given to whether or not unilateral jurisdiction clauses qualified as exclusive jurisdiction...

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Derogating from Open Justice: Principles and Potential Problems

22/12/2016 | Blog

The principle of open justice is fundamental to the rule of law and to democratic accountability.

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Part 36 Offers: Still Governed By Common Law Principles of Offer and Acceptance?

16/12/2016 | Blog

The High Court has recently held in DB Bank UK Ltd v Jacobs Solicitors [2016] EWHC 1614 (Ch) that where a settlement offer outside of the Part 36...

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Update on Legal Professional Privilege

14/12/2016 | Blog

The past few weeks have seen a number of important decisions in relation to Legal Professional Privilege ('LPP').

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Essar v Norscot: Impact on Third Party Funding in Arbitration

25/11/2016 | Blog

On 22 November, John Beechey CBE, Former President of the ICC Court of Arbitration, and Steven Friel, Chief Investment Officer at Woodsford...

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Update on Implied Terms and Obligations

11/11/2016 | Blog

In the case of Marks & Spencer plc v BNP Paribas (Enyo Blog, 9 December 2015), the Supreme Court re-iterated the limited circumstances in which a...

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Are You Being Served?

31/8/2016 | Blog

Enyo’s Director of Business Intelligence, Paul Austin, was instructed to serve a claim form in the UK on Mr Mikhelson, a non-English speaking...

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Undercover Torpedoes and Unilateral Exclusive Jurisdiction Clauses

9/8/2016 | Blog

Before the recast Brussels Regulation came into effect in January 2015, a party was able to delay proceedings in the Member State court chosen by...

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High Court Approval of Predictive Coding

25/7/2016 | Blog

Predictive coding is one of the more recent developments in technology assisted review ('TAR') in the context of large-scale electronic disclosure...

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What Factors Will the Courts Take Into Account When Considering Applications for Security?

20/7/2016 | Blog

The Commercial Court held last week that only in rare and exceptional cases is the wealth of an applicant for security for costs, or an applicant’s...

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The EU, Brexit and Investor-State Disputes

7/7/2016 | Blog

The future of cross-border legal disputes is among the myriad questions raised by Britain’s proposed exit of the European Union and of significant...

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Is the right to appeal in the English Arbitration Act anachronistic?

24/5/2016 | Blog

The purpose of this article is to summarily highlight the current importance of section 69 of the English Arbitration Act (s.69 hereafter) even...

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Court of Appeal Judgment provides welcome clarity to the law of minority shareholder rights

20/5/2016 | Blog

The Court of Appeal ('CoA') handed down its judgment on 20th May 2015 in the case of Arbuthnott v Bonnyman and others (in the Matter of Charterhouse...

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Banco Santander Totta SA wins €272m “snowball” swaps appeal

6/1/2016 | Blog

In November 2016 the Court of Appeal heard the above matter. The first instance decision, which is summarised below, attracted particular interest as...

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Recent case provides useful analysis on the principles of legal advice privilege

1/12/2015 | Blog

The recent case of Property Alliance Group Limited ('PAGL') and The Royal Bank of Scotland ('RBS') [2015] EWHC 3187 (Ch) provides useful analysis of...

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The developing law of privacy in the UK

14/7/2015 | Blog

Privacy and private information has been a rapidly expanding area of UK law for the past decade and a half, gradually recognising and affording...

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Trustees in bankruptcy need to know extent of any personal liability before taking office

3/7/2015 | Blog

In a Judgment handed down in June 2015 in the case of BPE Solicitors and another v Gabriel [2015] UKSC 39, a Trustee in Bankruptcy sought direction...

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