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Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nikita Yahouedeou discuss France’s initial steps towards regulating fast fashion in ESG Investor

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Nikita Yahouedeou examine a recent bill that aims to challenge unsustainable business models in the apparel sector.

Jun 14, 2024

Lucy Keane discusses Gibraltar’s recent removal from the FATF and EU Grey Lists in Thought Leaders 4 Disputes

Counsel Lucy Keane discusses Gibraltar’s recent removal from the FATF “Grey” List, and analyses its impact on the crypto and financial services sector.

Jun 13, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nikita Yahouedeou author The Legal 500: Class Actions Comparative Guide France chapter

PartnerSylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Nikita Yahouedeou have authored the France chapter of The Legal 500’s 2nd edition Class Actions Comparative Guide.

Jun 13, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nicolas Ndiour author Mondaq Product Liability Comparative Guide

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Nicolas Ndiour have authored the Mondaq Product Liability Comparative guide for the jurisdiction of France.

Jun 10, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Elias Boukachabine discuss a new bill banning the use of PFAS in clothing, cosmetics and waxes in Option Droit & Affaires

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Elias Boukachabine discuss the Senate passing a bill banning the use of PFASs in clothing, cosmetics and waxes from 1 January 2026.

Jun 05, 2024

Signature Litigation is proud to participate in the London Legal Walk 2024

Signature Litigation is once again participating in the London Legal Walk, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary.

Jun 05, 2024

Winners and Losers in the UK Government’s Review of Litigation Funding – Lucy Keane discusses the Civil Justice Council’s review of litigation funding in Litigation Finance Insider

Counsel Lucy Keane discusses the Civil Justice Council’s review of litigation funding in light of the Supreme Court’s decision in PACCAR and the post office scandal, highlighting that both have brought the litigation funding industry and how it works into the public eye.

Jun 03, 2024

Paul Grant examines Beddoe applications in the context of trust disputes

Signature Litigation Gibraltar associate, Paul Grant, explains the purpose, principal uses of and procedure for Beddoe applications, which derive from the case of Re Beddoe [1893] 1 Ch 547, in respect of trust disputes, in IFA Magazine.

May 30, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nicolas Ndiour discuss the new parental control obligations for manufacturers in Le Monde du Droit

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nicolas Ndiour examine the new parental control obligations for economic operators involved in the manufacture, distribution and sale of internet browsing devices. 

May 23, 2024

FCA name and shame enforcement proposals challenged – Abdulali Jiwaji published in Retail Banker International

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji discusses in Retail Banker International the Financial Conduct Authority’s proposals to ‘name and shame’ companies under investigation in order to deter wrongdoing and strengthen its enforcement work, and why this may not be the optimal approach to improving the regulator’s enforcement strategy.

May 23, 2024

Paul Brehony discusses the latest inspection report encouraging the SFO to introduce an independent disclosure review process after bringing every charge in Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence

Partner Paul Brehony discusses the latest inspection report encouraging the SFO to introduce an independent disclosure review process after bringing every charge.

May 22, 2024

Flore Poloni examines the IBA’s new version of its guidelines on conflicts of interest in international arbitration in LJA

Flore Poloni discusses key changes introduced by the Arbitration Committee of the IBA’s new guidelines on conflicts of interest in international arbitration.

May 21, 2024

Hermès Marangos and Adriano Stagni contribute to Lexology’s Panoramic Guide on Insurance Litigation: United Kingdom

Partner Hermès Marangos and Associate Adriano Stagni contribute to Lexology’s Panoramic Guide on Insurance Litigation 2024: United Kingdom.

May 16, 2024

Tom Snelling offers a commercial perspective on access to justice in the civil courts in The Law Society Gazette.

Partner Tom Snelling offers a commercial perspective on access to justice within the civil courts system, and considers the potential impacts of third-party litigation funding and negotiated dispute resolution (NDR).

May 14, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard contribute a chapter in The Legal 500: Environmental, Social and Governance Comparative Guide

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Gaëtan de Robillard have contributed a country-specific Q&A chapter examining the laws and regulations applicable in France.

May 13, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis interviewed in La Lettre des Juristes d’Affaires

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis’ interview in LJA’s “En tête à tête” series, discussing Signature Litigation Paris’ growth since its inauguration in January 2019.

May 07, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis interviewed in the Legal Business 2024 Disputes Yearbook

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses product liability, recent trends in toxic tort litigation, and the cultural differences of being both an avocat à la cour in France and a solicitor in England and Wales, in her Q&A with Legal Business as part of the 2024 Disputes Yearbook.

Apr 26, 2024

UK Supreme Court denies Marks & Clerk permission to appeal in secret commission case – trial expected January 2025

The UK Supreme Court has rejected an application for permission to appeal by IP law firm Marks & Clerk and its affiliated partnership in the ongoing high profile secret commissions representative action claim brought by Commission Recovery Limited on behalf of a class of Marks & Clerk’s current and former clients.

Apr 24, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis, Alice Decramer, and Nikita Yahouedeou author chapter in ICLG’s Drug & Medical Device Litigation Comparative Guide 2024

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associates Alice Decramer and Nikita Yahouedeou have authored the French chapter in the ICLG’s latest Drug & Medical Device Litigation Comparative Guide.

Apr 22, 2024

Tom Snelling comments in CDR News

Partner Tom Snelling was interviewed by CDR News as part of an article examining delays within the civil courts system in England and Wales, providing his insights and experience at the Commercial Court in the London.

Apr 18, 2024

Kate Gee and Paul Brehony discuss Companies House’s new powers under the Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023

Partners Kate Gee and Paul Brehony examine the new powers for Companies House under the Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023, and whether these will allow for more proactive gatekeeping.

Apr 16, 2024

Lucy Keane examines Gibraltar’s recent removal from the FTAF’s “Grey” List and what this means for the Territory’s future in Litigation Finance Insider

Counsel Lucy Keane discusses Gibraltar’s vibrant and competitive future in the financial services sector, following the Territory’s recent removal from the FATF’s “Grey” List.

Apr 15, 2024

International Bar Association updates its Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest in international arbitration

International arbitration Partner Flore Poloni discusses recent updates to the International Bar Association’s Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest, which add clarity and encourage additional disclosures from arbitrators and counsel.

Apr 10, 2024

Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Nour Jonot examine cut-through clauses in Insurance Edge

Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Nour Jonot examine cut-through clauses, the legal issues to try and circumvent and current market practice for dispute resolution.

Apr 09, 2024

Lucy Keane discusses Gibraltar’s removal from the FATF “Grey” List in Investment International

Counsel Lucy Keane examines Gibraltar’s recent removal from the FATF “Grey” List and the Territory’s reputation as a globally responsible and transparent financial services centre. 

Apr 09, 2024

Paul Brehony discusses the FRC’s failure to implement long-planned reforms to its audit rules in ACCA Global’s Accounting and Business Magazine

Partner Paul Brehony discusses the London Stock Exchange’s crisis as London continues to endure a stream of de-listings and prominent IPO snubs.

Apr 09, 2024

What the UK’s withdrawal from the Energy Charter Treaty means for utilities – Philipp Kurek and Pietro Grassi

Partner Philipp Kurek and Senior Associate Pietro Grassi discuss in Utility Week what impact the UK withdrawing from the Energy Charter Treaty would have on investors in the energy and utilities industries.

Apr 05, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis, Alice Decramer, Elias Boukachabine, and Nikita Yahouedeou examine product liability laws in France in The Legal 500’s Product Liability Comparative Guide

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associates Alice Decramer, Elias Boukachabine, and Nikita Yahouedeou examine product liability laws in France in The Legal 500’s sixth edition of its Product Liability Comparative Guide.

Apr 05, 2024

Philip Dunham co-chairing the 4th edition of GAR Live: Shanghai

International arbitration partner Philip Dunham will be co-chairing this year’s GAR Live: Shanghai event with renowned arbitrator Tao Jingzhou on 27 June.

Apr 04, 2024

Neil Newing discusses whether the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards is safe against fraud in Financial Regulation International

Partner Neil Newing examines the recent High Court decision in Contax Partners Inc BVI v Kuwait Finance House (KFH-Kuwait) and Others [2024] EWHC 436 (Comm).

Apr 04, 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 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

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

Signature to host two panel events during Paris Arbitration Week 2024

Signature is delighted to be hosting two panel discussions in its Paris offices during the annual Paris Arbitration Week, which is taking place from 18 to 22 March 2024.

Feb 28, 2024

Mathilde Gérot and Myriam Benazza examine the new Article 145 of the Code of Civil Procedure in Gazette du Palais

Counsel Mathilde Gérot and Associate Myriam Benazza discuss the right of access, introduced by the GDPR, and Article 145 of the Code of Civil Procedure.

Feb 28, 2024

Elliott Phillips participates in GBC’s Viewpoint panel

Partner Elliott Phillips was interviewed in GBC, discussing the challenges that a hard border would result in for Gibraltar.

Feb 26, 2024

Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Guillaume Riaux explore the State’s responsibility in dealing with losses relating to social movements in L’argus de l’assurance

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Trainee Guillaume Riaux discuss the State’s responsibility in dealing with losses relating to social movements.

Feb 21, 2024

Paul Brehony discusses the winding down of the Financial Reporting Council in Solicitors Journal

Partner Paul Brehony discusses the current state of play concerning the legislation on audit and corporate governance reforms.

Feb 21, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Alice Decramer explore legal developments regarding liability for the pharma industry

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Alice Decramer explore the significance of recent findings of the French Supreme Court regarding liability in the pharma industry.

Feb 20, 2024

Philipp Kurek discusses additional protections under international investment laws for water company investors in Water Magazine

Philipp Kurek discusses the nationalisation of Thames Water and appropriate protections in place under the appropriate investment treaty agreements.

Feb 20, 2024

Signature Litigation ranked in Chambers Global 2024 Guide

Signature Litigation’s offices and a number of its members have again been ranked in the Chambers Global 2024 Guide. 

Feb 16, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nicolas Ndiour examine the “Name & Shame” practice of the DGCCRF in Option Droit & Affaires

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Nicolas Ndiour examine the “Name & Shame” practice of the DGCCRF, which was strengthened by a decree published on 30 December 2022. 

Feb 07, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis examines the EU Green Claims Directive in Actuel Direction Juridique

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses the EU Green Claims Directive, which has recently been passed by the EU Parliament, in Actuel Direction Juridique.

Feb 07, 2024

Signature Litigation’s cases featured in The Lawyer’s Top 10 Appeals of 2024

Signature Litigation’s cases have been featured in The Lawyer’s Top 10 Appeals of 2024, recognising some of the most influential disputes in court this year.

Feb 06, 2024

Signature Litigation shortlisted at the Chambers Europe Awards 2024

We are delighted that Signature Litigation has been shortlisted in the ‘France Specialist Firm of the Year’ category at the Chambers Europe Awards 2024.

Feb 05, 2024

Philipp Kurek discusses the importance of investment protections for Thames Water investors in Infrastructure Investor

Philipp Kurek discusses the importance of Thames Water investors considering investment protections in Infrastructure Investor.

Feb 01, 2024

Associate Alex Guest examines the importance of the Hague 2019 Convention

Associate Alex Guest discusses the importance of the Hague 2019 Convention and the implications arising from its implementation.

Jan 29, 2024

Elliott Phillips and Paul Grant featured in the Private Client Global Elite Directories

Partner Elliott Phillips and Associate Paul Grant have been featured in Law.com’s Private Client Global Elite Directories. 

Jan 25, 2024

Paul Brehony discusses the winding down of the FRC and the impact across the accounting profession in Accountancy Daily

Partner Paul Brehony discusses the need to replace the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) with a re-invigorated regulator that has powers to investigate and impose meaningful sanctions on errant companies, company directors and their advisers. 

Jan 25, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nikita Yahouedeou examine the DGCCRF’s recent publications on the online sale of products published in la Gazette du Palais

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Nikita Yahouedeou discuss how online commerce has become an integral part of consumer habits and is therefore a highly regulated activity.

Jan 24, 2024

Paul Brehony comments on the FRC’s record-level fines against auditors over 2022/23 in Compliance Week

Partner Paul Brehony comments on the FRC’s record-level fines against auditors over 2022/23 in Compliance Week.

Jan 23, 2024

Tsegaye Laurendeau comments on Dr Gonzalo Stampa’s jail sentence in The Law Society Gazette

Partner Tsegaye Laurendeau comments on Dr Gonzalo Stampa’s jail sentence after being found guilty of contempt for his role as arbitrator in an international contract dispute.

Jan 19, 2024

Daniel Spendlove, Neil Newing, and George Bazinas successfully acted for Commission Recovery Limited in the Court of Appeal

Partners Daniel Spendlove and Neil Newing, and Senior Associate George Bazinas successfully acted for Commission Recovery Limited in the Court of Appeal.

Jan 19, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard co-author the French Chapter of ICLG’s Environmental, Social, & Governance Law 2024

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Gaëtan de Robillard discuss two major pieces of legislation that have reshaped the environmental aspect of ESG regulation in France.

Jan 18, 2024

Lucy Keane comments on the UK government’s plans to reverse the Supreme Court’s PACCAR decision in Global Arbitration Review

Lucy Keane comments on the government’s plans to reverse the UKSC’s PACCAR decision and highlights the need for litigation funding. 

Jan 17, 2024

Tsegaye Laurendeau appointed to the P.R.I.M.E. Finance Panel of Experts

Partner Tsegaye Laurendeau has been appointed to the P.R.I.M.E. Finance Panel of Experts.

Jan 15, 2024

Paul Grant discusses how a recent Court of Appeal ruling endorses greater flexibility in alternative dispute resolution in Solicitors Journal

Associate Paul Grant examines the ruling in Churchill v Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council and how the ruling promotes greater flexibility in alternative dispute resolution.

Jan 11, 2024

Kate Gee comments on decentralised dispute resolution in CDR News

Partner Kate Gee comments on the increasing popularity of decentralised dispute resolution (DDR).

Jan 10, 2024

Kate Gee shortlisted at the Women and Diversity in Law Awards 2024

Partner Kate Gee has been shortlisted for Disputes Lawyer of the Year at the Women and Diversity in Law Awards 2024.

Jan 10, 2024

Kate Gee comments on the growth of ESG group and class action lawsuits in Bloomberg

Partner Kate Gee comments on the likely increase in litigation cases surrounding ESG issues following the introduction of new ESG fund rules.

Jan 09, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Elias Boukachabine discuss the implications of the FIVP’s recent decision to recognise a causal link between pesticides and congenital deformity in IADC

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Elias Boukachabine discuss the implications of the FIVP’s decision to recognise a causal link between pesticides and congenital deformity in IADC.

Jan 08, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Alice Decramer examine decisions that had an impact on the rules governing liability for defective products in 2023 in Le Monde du Droit and L’Usine Digitale

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Alice Decramer examine decisions that had an impact on the rules governing liability for defective products in 2023 in Le Monde du Droit.

Jan 08, 2024

Lucy Keane discusses the offshore regulation of crypto in the ThoughtLeaders4 Crypto & Digital Assets in Disputes Series

Lucy Keane discusses the question of crypto regulation and the urgency to protect consumers as cryptocurrencies and crypto assets are becoming more mainstream. 

Jan 04, 2024

Abdulali Jiwaji and Gavin Collins discuss the Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 in The Times

Abdulali Jiwaji and Gavin Collins discuss the Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 and Companies House’s objectives to ensure identity verification.

Jan 04, 2024

Associate Paul Grant examines the recent ruling in Churchill v Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

The Court of Appeal has ruled in Churchill v Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council that the courts can stay proceedings to order parties in dispute to engage in alternative dispute resolution.

Jan 03, 2024

Arbitration partner Philip Dunham joins Signature in Paris

Signature Litigation announces the appointment of international arbitration partner Philip Dunham who joins its Paris office from Dechert.

Jan 02, 2024

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard examine the growing importance of ESG criteria in Actu-Environnement

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard examine the growing importance of ESG criteria, particularly in light of increased corporate responsibility.

Dec 22, 2023

Abdulali Jiwaji and Gavin Collins unpack the Economic Crime and Transparency Act in Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence

Abdulali Jiwaji and Gavin Collins unpack the Economic Crime and Transparency Act’s impact on Companies House and UK Corporate Transparency in Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence.

Dec 21, 2023

Paul Brehony comments on the winding down of the FRC following the absence of parliamentary time to enact the legislation to create ARGA in Compliance Week

Partner Paul Brehony comments on when the FRC will transition to become the ARGA in Compliance Week.

Dec 19, 2023

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Elias Boukachabine discuss the role that science can play in establishing a possible link between prenatal exposure to glyphosate and the illness of a teenager in La Tribune

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Elias Boukachabine discuss how the FIVP recently recognised a possible link between prenatal exposure to glyphosate and the illness of a teenager, despite the European Commission renewing the authorisation of glyphosate for an additional 10 years from 15 December 2023. 

Dec 19, 2023

Becca Hogan comments on the rise of group litigation in In House Lawyer

Partner Becca Hogan comments in an article published in In House Lawyer exploring the rise of group litigation claims and what General Counsels should be mindful of.

Dec 13, 2023

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard discuss the impact of recent legislative change on the green industry in Option Droit & Affaires

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard discuss recent developments in environmental legislation, reconciling French industrial goals and ESG objectives.

Dec 07, 2023

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Nikita Yahouedeou discuss the DGCCRF’s recent practical guide to online shopping and consumer rights in Le Monde du Droit

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Nikita Yahouedeou discuss the DGCCRF’s recent practical guide to online shopping and consumer rights in Le Monde du Droit.

Nov 28, 2023

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis, Thomas Rouhette and Nikita Yahouedeou discuss Key Trends & Developments in Class Action in France in Chambers & Partners’ Collective Redress & Class Actions 2023 Guide

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis, Thomas Rouhette and Nikita Yahouedeou discuss the Trends & Developments in Class Actions in France in Chambers & Partners.

Nov 24, 2023

Emmanuèle Lutfalla discusses the Cour de Cassation’s tendency to reject globalisation of claims in matters where the intermediary has not provided adequate information to various investors of the same financial product

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla discusses the likelihood of approved associations acting against intermediaries for breach of duty to inform their clients.

Nov 20, 2023

Graham Huntley comments in relation to potential NatWest ‘debanking’ class action litigation in City A.M.

Partner Graham Huntley comments in relation to Nigel Farage’s hopes for a class action claim following the NatWest ‘debanking’ dispute.

Nov 16, 2023

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard contribute the French chapter of Chambers and Partners’ ESG 2023 Global Practice Guide

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Gaëtan de Robillard contribute the French chapter of Chambers and Partners’ ESG 2023 Global Practice Guide.

Nov 10, 2023

Signature Litigation shortlisted at the Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2024

Signature Litigation has been shortlisted at Citywealth’s Magic Circle Awards 2024 in the Law Firm of the Year – Boutique category.

Nov 09, 2023

Kimberley Bazelais comments in relation to $11bn Nigeria P&ID arbitration in Law.com

Associate Kimberley Bazelais comments in relation to the recent overturning of an $11bn arbitral award in the High Court in London and what it suggests about domestic courts’ approaches to the review of international arbitration awards based on public policy.

Nov 07, 2023

Partner Paul Brehony examines record KPMG fine over Carillion collapse in Law360

Partner Paul Brehony examines the record £21m fine levied against KPMG by the Financial Reporting Council in relation to the collapse of Carillion.

Nov 02, 2023

Partner Kate Gee comments on UK government response to consultation on crypto regulation

Partner Kate Gee comments on crypto regulation in the UK in light of the government’s response to a recent consultation on the future financial services regulatory regime, in CDR News.

Nov 01, 2023

Antitrust litigation in France: takeaways from recent case law clarifying the rules governing actions for damages

Thomas Rouhette and Claire Massiera analyse recent trends and developments in France in the 2023 Chambers Global Practice Guide on Antitrust Litigation, with a focus on loss quantification and passing-on defence

Oct 30, 2023

Signature Litigation recognised in The Times Best Law Firms 2024

Signature Litigation has been recognised in The Times Best Law Firms 2024 Guide for its commercial dispute resolution and its financial crime, fraud and regulatory practices.

Oct 26, 2023

Signature Litigation to host a breakfast seminar demystifying lost profits in international arbitration

Signature Litigation’s Paris offices to host a breakfast seminar demystifying lost profits in international arbitration on 31 October 2023.

Oct 23, 2023

Philipp Kurek recognised in The Legal 500 Arbitration Powerlist 2023

Partner Philipp Kurek has been recognised in the 2023 edition of The Legal 500’s Private Practice Powerlist for Arbitration in the United Kingdom.

Oct 19, 2023

Signature Litigation and Partners ranked in Chambers UK 2024 Guide

Signature and several Partners continue to be recognised as leading experts by Chambers for banking litigation, commercial and corporate litigation, civil fraud and international arbitration.

Oct 19, 2023

Kate Gee comments on CMA investigation into Worcester Bosch re potential greenwashing

Partner Kate Gee comments on the Competition and Markets Authority launching an investigation into boiler company Worcester Bosch in relation to potential claims of greenwashing in the marketing of its ‘hydrogen-blend ready’ boilers.

Oct 17, 2023

Lucy Keane examines the recent UK Supreme Court decision in PACCAR Inc v CAT in New Law Journal

Counsel Lucy Keane examines the recent UK Supreme Court decision in PACCAR Inc v CAT and whether it will drive a juggernaut through the UK litigation funding industry.

Oct 13, 2023

Paul Brehony comments on record FRC fine for KPMG £21m over Carillion audits

Partner Paul Brehony comments on the news that the Financial Reporting Council has fined KPMG £21m over its audit failures in relation to Carillion.

Oct 12, 2023

Kate Gee and Joshua Ryan explore the effect of global legislative divergence on the regulation of cryptoassets in Compliance Monitor

Partner Kate Gee and Associate Joshua Ryan explore the effect of legislative divergence in different jurisdictions on the regulation of cryptoassets.

Oct 10, 2023

Paul Brehony examines the impact of the delay in implementing reforms to UK audit and corporate governance regimes in Accountancy Daily

Partner Paul Brehony examines the potential effects of the government’s delay in implementing reforms to the UK’s audit and corporate governance regimes.

Oct 10, 2023