Tuna bonds trial: Parties fight on despite Credit Suisse settlement

The long running tuna bonds litigation is set to continue, despite a last-minute settlement between the Republic of Mozambique and Credit Suisse. The two parties reached a deal over the weekend, just before a three-month trial was due to commence in London’s Commercial Court on Monday morning. According to a statement from Credit Suisse’s new […]

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Euronet trial: Linklaters secures 11th hour settlement deal for Visa

At the eleventh hour, ATM network operator Euronet has settled its dispute with Visa, leaving the trial with remaining defendant Mastercard adjourned for two weeks. One of The Lawyer’s Top 20 cases of 2023, Euronet operates ATM networks in countries including the Czech Republic, Greece and Poland. It had alleged that Mastercard and Visa’s rules […]


HSF defends in $13.8bn High Court claim brought by Russian businessman

Jailed Russian businessman Ziyavudin Magomedov has filed a $13.8bn claim against US private equity giant TPG, ports multinational DP World and a number of Russian state companies. The claim, which alleges that Magomedov’s business empire was manoeuvred into Russian state hands, was launched by litigation boutique Seladore Legal and includes a line-up of barristers from […]