Monthly Archives: May 2019

Can You Now Be Sued For ‘Fear Of Cancer’? – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis examines the law surrounding “fear” or “anxiety” of developing a disease in the future, as it is recognised in France in the scope of the asbestos-related litigation.

May 29, 2019

New reform proposal to relaunch the French blocking statute raises concerns – Thomas Rouhette and Ela Barda

Partner Thomas Rouhette and Associate Ela Barda examine proposed reforms to the French blocking statute, the ‘Gauvain Report’, which seeks to strengthen sanctions for domestic companies subject to extra-territorial proceedings.

May 09, 2019

Signature Litigation announces appointment of new Partner

Signature Litigation has today announced that Nicolas Brooke will join the Firm on 20 May 2019 as an additional partner in their new Paris office, which launched with three partners in January.

May 08, 2019

Signature Litigation shortlisted for Law Firm of the Year: The Independents, London for The Lawyer Awards 2019

Signature Litigation are delighted to have been shortlisted for Law Firm of the Year: The Independents, London at this year’s The Lawyer Awards.

May 07, 2019

The Importance Of Transparency In The Disclosure Process – Johnny Shearman and Stephanie Eaton

Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman and Associate Stephanie Eaton examine the opinions published regarding Kevin Taylor v Van Dutch Marine Holding Limited and others.

May 01, 2019