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Summary judgment against persons unknown – a tale of two crypto judgments

Topic: Commercial Disputes 09.05.2024 Read more
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Supreme Court confirms no knowing receipt claim where equitable interest is destroyed: Byers v Saudi National Bank

Topic: Commercial Disputes 17.04.2024 Read more
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Merchants Beat Venice: Court of Appeal finds that local authority of Venice did have capacity to enter into Interest Rate Swaps

Topic: Banking and Financial Markets Litigation 19.03.2024 Read more
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Coming to a bank near you? How "investment AI" could transform financial mis-selling claims

Topic: Commercial Disputes 09.11.2023 Read more
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Fraud not "some kind of open sesame" in Privy Council appeal to set aside judgment

Topic: Commercial Disputes 05.09.2023 Read more
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Caught out by APP fraud? Here's the 101 of what can be done

Topic: Commercial Disputes 11.08.2023 Read more
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Binance successfully challenges interim proprietary injunction over deposited cryptoassets

Topic: Commercial Disputes 24.05.2023 Read more
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High Court favours English jurisdiction in bribery claim brought by Kuwaiti pension fund

Topic: Commercial Disputes

Published by Louise McCarthy, Associate and more.

The High Court recently rejected an application, brought by two defendants to an alleged bribery claim advanced by a Kuwaiti pension fund, that the claim should be heard before the Swiss courts, holding that England was the proper jurisdiction both in order to avoid the risk of fragmentation of proceedings, and in view of the close connection of the claim to England.

28.02.2023 Read more
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Court of Appeal finds that Bitcoin's developers may owe fiduciary duties to bitcoin owners

Topic: Banking and Financial Markets Litigation 08.02.2023 Read more
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Considering bringing an RFI application? Is it strictly necessary?

Topic: Commercial Disputes

Published by Parham Kouchikali, Partner and more.

Andrew Ayres KC and Andrew Dinsmore (Twenty Essex), instructed by Parham Kouchikali and Suzie Kurdi of this firm, successfully resisted a Request for Further Information (RFI) in the High Court.

31.01.2023 Read more