Limitation issues in mis-selling claims download subscription
In Kays Hotels v Barclays Bank, the Commercial Court refused a strike-out application that was based on a bank’s argument that the claim was time-barred.
Interpretation of tradable financial instruments — textual analysis vs the iterative approach download subscription
The High Court and the Court of Appeal have considered and applied the principles for the interpretation of a contract in the context of a tradable financial instrument.
Early termination provisions in the 1992 ISDA master agreement download subscription
In Lehman Brothers Finance SA v SAL Oppenheim JR & CIE KGAA, the Commercial Court considered the early termination provisions of the 1992 ISDA master agreement.
AIM update on developments in Ukraine download subscription
AIM-listed companies and nominated advisers must have adequate regard to developments in Ukraine and in particular to EU sanctions against Russia.
Intellectual Property and Technology News — service integration in the technology and sourcing space; and more download subscription
Intellectual Property and Technology News (Asia Pacific) is a biannual publication from DLA Piper that offers perspectives, analysis and visionary ideas.
Special economic zones for the Maldives download subscription
This paper is a high-level overview of developments concerning the Maldives.
Privacy and M&A transactions: the dos and don’ts download subscription
DLA Piper’s privacy experts have compiled a list of dos and don’ts for addressing privacy compliance in M&A transactions.
Life Sciences Spotlight: Chinese regulatory enforcement action not slowing down; patent strategies and loyalty discounts; and more download subscription
DLA Piper has released the fourth edition of Life Sciences Spotlight, which discusses developments in the sector across the Asia-Pacific region.
The Financial Report — US signs assistance agreement with Peru; ASIC report on corporate finance regulation; and more subscription
The Financial Report offers financial news from the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe.
The Financial Report — Fed study questions new money market rules; Singapore updates audit committee guidebook; and more subscription
DLA Piper has released the latest version (Volume 3, No.16) of The Financial Report, featuring news and analysis from across the financial sector.
The Financial Report — US GAO reports on ‘too big to fail’; OSC seeks comment on trade repository applications; and more subscription
DLA Piper has released the latest version (Volume 3, No.15) of The Financial Report, featuring news and analysis from across the financial sector.
The Financial Report — analysis of US bank counterparty data; Hong Kong releases REIT consultation conclusions; and more subscription
DLA Piper has released the latest version (Volume 3, No.14) of The Financial Report, featuring news and analysis from across the financial sector.
Be Global — September 2014: employment newsletter download subscription
Be Global is DLA Piper’s snapshot of key global employment law developments designed to help you identify legal hotspots across your global operations.
Dispute resolution in the UAE: what are the options? Part three — enforcing an arbitration award in the UAE download subscription
Different regimes apply in the UAE for enforcing international awards and local awards (i.e. awards made within the UAE).
The Commercial Register: will that resolution really bind the company? download subscription
Custom and practice have always been important when it comes to interpreting laws in the Sultanate. In some circumstances, custom may even be law itself.
Middle East: Jordanian PPP law update download subscription
Amendments to the recently passed draft PPP law have been approved by Jordan’s Lower House Investment Committee.
English court upholds obligation to hold ‘friendly discussions’ before arbitration download subscription
This decision is in line with a possible judicial trend towards enforceability of good faith obligations under English law.
Health Alert — Southern Radiology Nuclear Medicine v Environmental Protection Authority; and more download subscription
DLA Piper has released the 22 September 2014 issue of its Health Alert, which focuses on judgments, legislation and reports in the health sector.
Can you be liable under an indemnity for sums that have not yet been paid out? download subscription
The High Court has considered whether the defendant indemnifier was liable under a contract of indemnity, when the claimant indemnified party had not yet paid out the sums owed to the creditor.
The (Copyright) Law of the Jungle download subscription
The amusing story of one ‘selfie’-obsessed macaque monkey has turned into a row that raises novel points of copyright law.
North Sea M&A — recent trends download subscription
The offshore oil and gas industry in the North Sea is experiencing a defining period in its history.
International co-operation in cross-border insolvencies: smoothing the path for foreign liquidators in Hong Kong download subscription
A decision of the High Court of the Hong Kong SAR should make the task of liquidators of BVI, Cayman and other foreign companies more straightforward in the region.