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The 2020 oil price rollercoaster

Instability in the price of crude oil has a strong propensity to bring with it contractual and other disputes. In this article David Lewis QC and Oliver Caplin explore a few of the types of disputes that may arise, and recap some of the pertinent English law issues that might be relevant to their resolution.

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US firms’ government mandate sounds more radical than it is

UK Government deals – aren’t they the preserve of the UK elite? For any upstarts looking to get ahead in this area, this assumption is still broadly true. It was Slaughter and May after all that got the gig for Treasury on its Covid-19 Corporate Financing Facility, while Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer was – as always […]

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Clyde & Co promotes 13 to equity – with over half based in UK

Clyde & Co has promoted 13 lawyers to its equity partnership, with seven making the grade in the UK. Across the firm’s global sector and practice groups, insurance sees the largest intake of new partners, with six additions – while aviation, employment, marine, projects and construction, commercial litigation, insolvency and international arbitration teams all growing […]

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