Monthly Archives: March 2024

From project initiation to damages assessment: a bright light between expectation and reality?

On 19 March 2024, we held: ‘From project initiation to damages assessment: a bright light between expectation and reality?’, an event hosted by Signature arbitration partner Tsegaye Laurendeau as part of Paris Arbitration Week 2024.

Mar 28, 2024

Signature Litigation ranked in The Legal 500 EMEA 2024

We are pleased to see that several members of our Paris and Gibraltar offices have again been ranked in The Legal 500 EMEA Guide 2024, with our Paris office successfully maintaining a Tier 1 ranking for its Commercial Litigation practice.

Mar 27, 2024

Is enforcement of foreign arbitral awards safe against fraud? – Neil Newing

International arbitration partner Neil Newing discusses whether the English civil court procedure for enforcement of arbitral awards is robust enough to protect parties against fraud, in The Global Legal Post.

Mar 27, 2024

Signature investigates: the use – and abuse – of investigators and forensic experts in international arbitration

Partners Philip Dunham and Philipp Kurek host an event as part of Paris Arbitration Week 2024.

Mar 26, 2024

Philipp Kurek and Pietro Grassi discuss the UK’s withdrawal from the Energy Charter Treaty in The Energy Industry Times

Partner Philipp Kurek and Senior Associate Pietro Grassi examine the important implications for investors regarding the UK’s withdrawal from the Energy Charter Treaty.

Mar 25, 2024

Lucy Keane comments on the European Commission’s decision to remove Gibraltar from its list of high-risk countries in ICLG News

Lucy Keane comments on the European Commission removing Gibraltar from its list of high-risk third countries with “strategic deficiencies” in its anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) regimes.

Mar 21, 2024

Signature Litigation and its members ranked in the Chambers Europe 2024 Guide

Signature Litigation and its members ranked in the Chambers Europe 2024 Guide.

Mar 14, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard discuss product regulation and liability in France in Lexology

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Gaëtan de Robillard provide a year in review of the legal framework on product regulation and liability in France.

Mar 14, 2024

Abdulali Jiwaji published in The Times

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji examines in The Times the Financial Conduct Authority’s recent announcement that it will publicly name the companies it is investigating to deter wrongdoing, strengthen its enforcement work and increase public confidence in it, and why this may not be the optimal approach to improving the regulator’s enforcement strategy.

Mar 14, 2024

Bulletin February 2024

• International arbitration partner Philip Dunham jumps from Dechert to Signature in Paris
• Will further ID checks from Companies House deter fraudsters?
• Signature secures significant representative actions win in the Court of Appeal
• Signature and Partners maintain market leading rankings in Chambers UK 2024 Guide
• Hedge funds target ‘catastrophic’ ESG case for huge returns
• How international law can help Thames Water investors
• UK government plans to reverse PACCAR litigation funding ruling
• Trends and Developments in Collective Redress & Class Actions in France

Mar 12, 2024

Hermès Marangos discusses the ongoing conflict in the Middle East and international law jurisprudence from the insurance market in Insurance Day

Partner Hermès Marangos examines the ongoing conflict in the Middle East, as well as recent cases in relation to political violence, and the international law jurisprudence from the insurance market.

Mar 06, 2024

Flore Poloni comments in Global Arbitration Review on the IBA’s new Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest in International Arbitration

The International Bar Association recently published its new Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest in International Arbitration. Arbitration Partner Flore Poloni provides her insight to Global Arbitration Review.

Mar 05, 2024

Kate Gee comments in City AM

Partner Kate Gee comments in City AM in relation to hundreds of ‘erroneous’ filings lodged with Companies House revealed this week, raising fears of fraud across the corporate register.

Mar 05, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Alice Decramer recognised at the Corporate INTL Awards

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Alice Decramer have been recognised at Corporate INTL’s 2024 Global Awards.

Mar 05, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis participates in Le Monde du Droit’s Lex Inside programme

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis has been interviewed in the latest edition of Lex Inside, published by Le Monde du Droit.

Mar 04, 2024