The Sherrards Blog: litigation

New Anti-Corruption Laws in France

20th February 2017

France recently enacted a new anti-corruption law in the so-called Sapin II Act, that companies must implement by 1 May 2017. After the 2014 Hamon Act and the 2015 Macron Act, it is the turn of the Sapin II Act of 9 December 2016 to tackle corruption issues and to …

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New Anti-Corruption Laws in France

The Uber Economy

12th January 2016

Following a recent case brought to the High Court by Transport for London (“TFL”), which sought to clarify the legality of Uber in the UK, it has been confirmed that the “ride-sharing app” does not breach the law. What is the current legal status of Uber in London/the UK? Is …

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The Uber Economy

Confidentiality of sources– an exercise in judicial judgment

24th July 2015

International litigation specialist Steven Loble takes a look at the recent case of Rio Tinto plc v Vale SA and others [2015] EWHC 1865 (QB) which dealt with the right of confidentiality of sources who had provided information to a business intelligence company. This was in the context of a …

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Confidentiality of sources– an exercise in judicial judgment

The Brussels Regulation (recast) – The changes explained

6th February 2015

From 10 January 2015, Regulation (EU) 1215/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2012 on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters (Brussels Regulation (recast)) applies. Jurisdiction The most significant change in relation to jurisdiction, and this clearly also …

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The Brussels Regulation (recast) – The changes explained

Россия- Возможность и почему мы смотрим на неё позитивно

8th October 2014

Недавно в Сочи прошла конференция Sochi Legal, одним из организаторов которой является ведущая московская юридическая компания “Егоров, Пугинский, Афанасьев и партнеры” (“EПАM”). На конференции собралось более 200 делегатов из 26 стран для обсуждения тем, которые влияют на бизнес в СНГ и за его пределами. Пол Мармор, глава отдела по судебным …

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Paul Marmor

Russia – The opportunity and why we take a positive view

8th October 2014

Russian city Sochi recently hosted the Sochi Legal Conference, which was presented by one of Moscow’s leading law firms, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners (“EPAM”). The event brought together over 200 delegates from 26 different countries to discuss topics affecting business in the CIS and beyond. Paul Marmor, Head of …

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Russia – The opportunity and why we take a positive view

Sherrards take to the high seas at R3!

28th May 2014

Sherrards partner Karen Dobson, an Associate Member of R3, recently attended their annual conference in Vilamoura. Karen, who has an international speed boat licence, chartered a power boat thrilling some liquidators (not easily done!) by taking them out for the ride of their lives on the Atlantic Ocean.     R3, …

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Sherrards take to the high seas at R3!
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