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Building Your Brand: Paris Leader Shares Top Tips for Junior Lawyers – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses the practical steps junior lawyers can take to improve their personal brand and career, in Legal Week.

Nov 18, 2019

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Building Your Brand: Paris Leader Shares Top Tips for Junior Lawyers – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis Experience

Ioannis Alexopoulos speaking at BVI International Arbitration Conference 2019

Partner Ioannis Alexopoulos is this week speaking at the 2019 BVI International Arbitration Conference.

Nov 18, 2019

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Signature Litigation recognised in The Times Best Law Firms 2020

Signature Litigation has been listed in The Times Best Law Firms 2020 guide for its commercial dispute resolution expertise.

Nov 14, 2019

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Cyber risk: a challenge for insurers – Emmanuèle Lutfalla, Déborah Azerraf and Alice Decramer

Emmanuèle Lutfalla, Déborah Azerraf and Alice Decramer examine cyber risk and how this poses a challenge to insurers, in specialist French language publication, La Tribune de l’assurance.

Nov 14, 2019

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Class Actions in France: A Unique Scheme that Requires a Tailored Defence Strategy – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Thomas Rouhette

Partners Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Thomas Rouhette examine class actions in France in the 2020 International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) to Class and Group Actions.

Nov 13, 2019

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Sylvie Gallage-Alwis speaks at an event hosted by International Alliance of Asbestos and Pollution Reinsurers

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis is today speaking at an event hosted by the International Alliance of Asbestos and Pollution Reinsurers regarding climate change litigation around the world.

Nov 05, 2019

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Lawyers ‘blocking war on banks’ – Abdulali Jiwaji

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in The Times in relation to the avenues available to small businesses looking to resolve disputes with banks.

Oct 31, 2019

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Electronic cigarettes: Smoking out a wave of litigation? – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis, and Trainee Guillaume Racle examine whether companies should brace themselves for litigation in relation to the potential health risks associated with the use of e-cigarettes.

Oct 24, 2019

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Nicolas Brooke speaks at C5 Anti-Corruption Conference

Partner Nicolas Brooke spoke yesterday at the annual C5 Anti-corruption Conference in Paris, in relation to CJIP.

Oct 23, 2019

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Zurich Case Brings Clarity To Complex Contempt Proceedings – Matt Peacock

Associate Matt Peacock examines the judgment in Zurich Insurance plc v David Romaine and what it means for those willing to provide false statements in court.

Oct 21, 2019

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Getting The Deal Through: Market Intelligence, Dispute Resolution – Simon Bushell

Partner Simon Bushell discusses the global trends affecting the United Kingdom and London’s litigation market in Getting The Deal Through’s (GTDT) Dispute Resolution 2019 Guide.

Oct 21, 2019

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Daniel Spendlove comments in FT Ignites Europe in relation to Woodford Investment Management

Partner Daniel Spendlove comments in FT Ignites Europe in relation to news that Woodford investors are seeking legal advice on how to deal with the closure of the flagship equity income fund and expected financial losses.

Oct 17, 2019

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Associate in a law firm: Want to be your own boss? Here’s what you need to do… – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses the road to partnership and her key tips for others looking to achieve the same.

Oct 17, 2019

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Securities fraud litigation in Europe: Part 2 – Simon Bushell

Partner Simon Bushell recently participated in Burford Capital’s securities litigation roundtable. Following this, Burford Capital has published the second article in its two part series in which the roundtable’s participants address questions relating to the legal frameworks, damages quantifications and group action regimes of securities fraud litigation across jurisdictions.

Oct 16, 2019

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Signature Litigation promotes international commercial litigator, Steven De Lara, to partnership

We are pleased to announce the promotion of Steven De Lara to the partnership. Steven was a Senior Associate and practices both in London and Gibraltar.

Oct 16, 2019

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Signature Litigation ranked in Chambers UK 2020

Signature Litigation are pleased to have been again ranked in the Chambers UK Guide.

Oct 10, 2019

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Securities fraud litigation in Europe: Part I – Simon Bushell

Partner Simon Bushell recently participated in Burford Capital’s securities litigation roundtable. Following this, Burford Capital has published an article in which the roundtable’s participants address questions surrounding the legal frameworks, damages quantifications and group action regimes of securities fraud litigation across jurisdictions.

Oct 03, 2019

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Thomas Rouhette speaks at the PLAC Fall Conference 2019

Partner Thomas Rouhette will be speaking at the PLAC Fall Conference 2019 regarding class actions in Europe on Friday, 4 October, in Chicago.

Oct 02, 2019

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Hermes Marangos speaks at Legal Cybersecurity Forum

Partner Hermes Marangos is today speaking at the Legal Cybersecurity Forum in Kyiv, Ukraine. Hermes’ speaking session will focus on cyber risk management.

Oct 02, 2019

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Signature Litigation shortlisted at the British Legal Awards 2019

Signature Litigation has been shortlisted for UK Law Firm of the Year and Boutique Law Firm of the Year at Legal Week’s British Legal Awards 2019.

Oct 01, 2019

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Signature Litigation ranked in The Legal 500 UK 2020

Signature Litigation has been ranked in The Legal 500 UK 2020 for ‘Fraud: Civil’, ‘Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail’, ‘Commercial Litigation’, ‘International Arbitration’, ‘Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation’, and ‘Professional Negligence’. Please see below a list of the full rankings and commentary about the Firm as published in The Legal 500 UK 2020 Guide: London: Crime, […]

Sep 27, 2019

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Notre-Dame, an exceptional law for an exceptional monument? – Emmanuèle Lutfalla

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla discusses events after the fire of Notre Dame Cathedral and examines a much criticised law enacted in response to this event. Emmanuèle’s article was published in Gazette du Palais, 17 September 2019, and can be read here. Emmanuèle’s practice focuses on insurance and reinsurance litigation and claims management. She advises leading insurance […]

Sep 25, 2019

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An overview of cyber risk – Emmanuèle Lutfalla, Déborah Azerraf and Alice Decramer

Emmanuèle Lutfalla, Déborah Azerraf and Alice Decramer provide an overview of cyber risk in relation to insurance coverage in France and how corporates may seek to best protect themselves from the increasing prevalence of cyber attacks, and in turn mitigate this risk.

Sep 22, 2019

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SFO corporate cooperation guidance – How far should you go to cooperate?

Associate Elliott Fellowes and Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman discuss the recent publication of the SFO’s corporate cooperation guidelines.

Sep 19, 2019

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Cybersecurity and insurance – Emmanuèle Lutfalla

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla examines cybersecurity in relation to insurance coverage, and how corporate entities may seek to best protect themselves from the increasing prevalence of cyber attacks, and in turn mitigate this risk.

Sep 13, 2019

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Anti-arbitration and anti-suit injunctions: vive la différence | Simon Bushell, Johnny Shearman, Elliott Fellowes

Partner Simon Bushell, Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman and Associate Elliott Fellowes discuss the case of Sabbagh v Khoury and others, and explore the limits of the English court’s powers in relation to foreign arbitration.

Sep 10, 2019

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Two Perspectives On Navigating The Litigation Funding Process | Daniel Spendlove and Paul Martenstyn

Partner Daniel Spendlove and Managing Director of Vannin Capital, Paul Martenstyn provide invaluable insight into navigating the litigation funding process from two unique perspectives.

Sep 10, 2019

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High Court Confirms That The Role Of The Courts Is Not To “Discover, Uncover, Or Declare ‘The Truth’” – Matt Peacock

Associate Matt Peacock examines the decision in Graham Frederick John Auliffe and ors v Susan Ellis [2019] and discusses the seeming disconnect between the public’s perception of this and that of practitioners.

Sep 09, 2019

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Partner Elliott Phillips listed in Legal Week’s Private Client Global Elite 2019

We are pleased to announce that Partner Elliott Phillips has been listed in Legal Week’s Private Client Global Elite 2019.

Sep 09, 2019

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Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis speaking at the 57th Congress of the International Association of Young Lawyers

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis is today speaking at the 57th congress of the International Association of Young Lawyers in relation to diesel emission and air pollution-related litigation, climate justice and corporate environmental compliance programs.

Sep 05, 2019

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Partner Hermes Marangos speaking at English Law Week in Mexico and Colombia 2019

Partner Hermes Marangos will be speaking at the English Law Week in Mexico and Colombia 2019 conferences, in relation to insurance and reinsurance litigation. The conference, which will be held in Mexico until 4 September and then in Colombia until 6 September, brings together leading business and legal professionals to discuss the benefits of using […]

Sep 03, 2019

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Signature Litigation secures landmark UK High Court ruling against international oil federation

The case develops an important legal precedent by finding that an accreditation body owes contractual obligations to the accredited individual which allows him or her to claim damages when a breach occurs.

Aug 24, 2019

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Hermes Marangos ranked in Chambers Latin America 2020

We are pleased to announce that Partner Hermes Marangos has again been ranked in the Chambers Latin America Guide.

Aug 16, 2019

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Top UK Corporate Crime Decisions Of 2019: Mid-Year Review – Abdulali Jiwaji

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Law360 in regards to the mid-year review of UK corporate crime cases, specifically in relation to the Barclays SFO matter.

Aug 13, 2019

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It is not just and convenient for an injunction restraining arbitration proceedings to be granted – Ioannis Alexopoulos and Nikoletta Beneki

Partner Ioannis Alexopoulos and Associate Nikoletta Beneki examine the recent judgment in 1Malaysia Development Berhad v International Petroleum Investment Company, Aabar Investments PJS [2019], and discuss the court’s supervisory jurisdiction under Sections 67 and 68 of the Arbitration Act of 1996 and whether it takes precedence over further arbitration proceedings agreed by the parties, in Law360.

Aug 12, 2019

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Sylvie Gallage-Alwis interviewed in relation to ‘eco-anxiety’

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis has been interviewed in the French media in relation to the legal implications of ‘eco-anxiety’.

Jul 24, 2019

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Be Careful When Terminating Contractual Relations In France – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Déborah Azerraf

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Déborah Azerraf discuss the difference in maintaining and ending contractual relations for businesses in the UK and France.

Jul 24, 2019

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FinTech in Gibraltar: overview – Steven De Lara and Colin Grech

Senior Associate Steven De Lara and Associate Colin Grech provide a Q&A guide to FinTech in Gibraltar, published in Thomson Reuters Practical Law.

Jul 19, 2019

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French DPA guidelines – still a work in progress – Nicolas Brooke

Partner Nicolas Brooke examines how new guidelines issued by French authorities are a step forward in the right direction but remain quite high-level and are at times inconsistent with stances taken by other law enforcement authorities which may disrupt future cross-border resolutions, in Global Investigations Review.

Jul 18, 2019

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Adapting English Law To Cryptoassets And Smart Contracts – Guy Robson and Elliott Fellowes

Senior Associate Guy Robson and Associate Elliott Fellowes discuss the adaptation of English law to cryptoassets and smart contracts.

Jul 16, 2019

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Simon Bushell to speak at MBL Commercial Litigation conference

Partner Simon Bushell will be speaking at the MBL 2019 Commercial Litigation Conference on 25 November 2019. Simon’s speaking session is entitled: “Collective Redress in Commercial Disputes” and will explore where we are now and what lies ahead from the statutory regime to the practical issues. Simon will examine the following: Group Litigation Orders • Representative […]

Jul 11, 2019

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Abdulali Jiwaji comments on the acquittal of Andreas Hauschild in Law360

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments on the acquittal of Andreas Hauschild, former Deutsche Bank executive, and its impact on the SFO’s pursuit of traders accused of gaming the financial system.

Jul 08, 2019

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Seeking Norwich Pharmacal relief for use overseas – Simon Bushell

Partner Simon Bushell discusses Norwich Pharmacal Orders and their application in overseas disputes.

Jul 03, 2019

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Simon Bushell speaks at the Legal Business Commercial Litigation Summit 2019

Partner Simon Bushell is today speaking at the fifth annual Legal Business Commercial Litigation Summit.

Jul 01, 2019

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Graham Huntley to speak at MoloLamken Cross-Border Litigation Summit

Partner Graham Huntley will be speaking at the MoloLamken 2019 UK/US Cross-Border Litigation Summit on Tuesday 2 July, participating in a panel discussion entitled “The Latest on Suits Against Banks”.

Jul 01, 2019

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Signature Litigation attend Maritime Week Gibraltar 2019

Associate Colin Grech and Senior Associate Steven De Lara attended Maritime Week Gibraltar 2019 yesterday, 26 June.

Jun 28, 2019

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Signature Litigation contributes to Chambers Product Liability 2019 Guide

Partners Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Thomas Rouhette have contributed to the Chambers and Partners Product Liability and Safety Guide 2019.

Jun 27, 2019

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Signature Litigation highly commended at The Lawyer Awards 2019

Signature Litigation are delighted to have been ‘Highly Commended’ in the Law Firm of the Year: The Independents – London category at this year’s The Lawyer Awards.

Jun 26, 2019

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Abdulali Jiwaji and Johnny Shearman attend ICAEW’s Restructuring & Insolvency Conference

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and professional support lawyer Johnny Shearman are attending today’s 9th annual ICAEW Restructuring and Insolvency Conference.

Jun 26, 2019

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Thomas Rouhette and Ela Barda comment in Global Data Review

Partner Thomas Rouhette and Associate Ela Barda comment in Global Data Review in relation to France’s 1968 blocking statute.

Jun 24, 2019

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Nicolas Brooke to speak at GIR Live Paris 2019

Partner Nicolas Brooke will be speaking at GIR Live Paris 2019, joining a panel discussion on “Internal investigations in France: the view from ground-level”.

Jun 20, 2019

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Norwich Pharmacal Orders Remain Vital In The Internet Age – Simon Bushell

Partner Simon Bushell discusses Norwich Pharmacal Orders and their importance in an era where capital is mobile, and billions can be transferred electronically.

Jun 20, 2019

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Sylvie Gallage-Alwis wins “Best in Product Liability” award

We are delighted to announce that Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis has been awarded the “Best in Product Liability” award at this year’s LMG Euromoney Europe Women in Business Law Awards.

Jun 14, 2019

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The legal implications of ‘eco-anxiety’ – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis

Following the growing attention surrounding climate change, Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis, examines the growing link between anxiety and climate change, and how the environment is becoming a more prevalent legal issue for companies.

Jun 14, 2019

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Abduali Jiwaji attends Legal Futures ATE Insurance roundtable event

Partner Abduali Jiwaji is attending today’s Legal Futures roundtable event in association with Temple Legal Protection, relating to the future of After The Event (ATE) insurance.

Jun 12, 2019

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Sylvie Gallage-Alwis speaks at the European Risk Forum

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis is speaking today before the members of the European Risk Forum (ERF) in relation to new litigation issues for manufacturers and risk management of anxiety-driven claims.

Jun 12, 2019

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Daniel Spendlove comments in Investment Week in relation to Woodford Investment Management

Partner Daniel Spendlove comments on Woodford Investment Management in Investment Week.

Jun 11, 2019

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UKJT public consultation on cryptoassets and smart contracts under English law – Guy Robson and Elliott Fellowes

Senior Associate Guy Robson and Associate Elliott Fellowes discuss cryptoassets and smart contracts following their attendance at the UK Jurisdiction Taskforce public consultation.

Jun 10, 2019

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Simon Bushell speaking at 2019 C5 Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery Asia conference

Partner Simon Bushell is speaking this week at the fifth annual C5 Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery Asia conference in Hong Kong.

Jun 10, 2019

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How France’s Consumer Protection Agency Is Targeting Companies – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis

Following the French Supreme Court’s important decision in the scope of asbestos-related litigation, Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discuss how the decision will change the sphere of civil claims in France.

Jun 04, 2019

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Is there a strong case for litigation funding? – Partner Daniel Spendlove comments in Private Debt Investor

Partner Daniel Spendlove comments in Private Debt Investor in relation to litigation funding as part of the publication’s special report on distressed debt and special situations investments.

Jun 03, 2019

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Partner Simon Bushell comments in the Financial Times

Partner Simon Bushell comments in the Financial Times in relation to recent data, published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law, which indicates that large corporates are reducing the amount of money set aside for legal claims and regulatory fines.

Apr 22, 2019

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Partner Thomas Rouhette comments in Global Investigations Review in relation to the French Blocking Statute

Thomas Rouhette, Partner at Signature Litigation Paris, comments in Global Investigations Review in relation to proposed reforms to the French Blocking Statute.

Apr 19, 2019

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Signature’s Social Network April 2019

On Thursday 11 April 2019, Signature Litigation hosted its first associate networking and drinks event, for the year.

Apr 12, 2019

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Shareholder claims under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 – Simon Bushell, Abdulali Jiwaji, Guy Robson and Claire Colonnese

Partners Simon Bushell and Abdulali Jiwaji, Senior Associate Guy Robson and Associate Claire Colonnese examine shareholder claims under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 following the FCA’s probe into Metro Bank.

Apr 08, 2019

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Signature Litigation Paris partners ranked in Who’s Who Legal France: Product Liability Defence 2019

We are pleased to announce that the Signature Litigation Paris partners have been ranked in Who’s Who Legal France: Product Liability Defence 2019.

Apr 04, 2019

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Commercial contracts: is Brexit frustrating? – Simon Bushell, Johnny Shearman and Lucy Alexander

Partner Simon Bushell, Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman and Associate Lucy Alexander examine the decision in Canary Wharf (BP4) T1 Limited and others v European and its impact on the doctrine of frustration.

Mar 28, 2019

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Partner Hermès Marangos comments on the SFO discontinuing two high profile investigations

Partner Hèrmes Marangos comments in CDR on the SFO’s decision to discontinue its high profile investigations into Rolls-Royce and GlaxoSmithKline.

Mar 26, 2019

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Partner Thomas Rouhette ranked as Global Elite Thought Leader in Who’s Who Legal Life Sciences: Product Liability 2019

Thomas Rouhette, Partner at Signature’s Paris office, has been ranked as a Global Elite Thought Leader in Who’s Who Legal Life Sciences: Product Liability 2019.

Mar 14, 2019

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Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Law360 on the UK’s fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Law360 how the fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive will affect the U.K.’s beneficial ownership register.

Mar 11, 2019

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Sylvie Gallage-Alwis speaks at DRI’s Corporate Counsel Roundtable Event

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis is attending and speaking at today’s DRI Corporate Counsel Roundtable event in relation to privacy regulations.

Mar 07, 2019

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Elliott Phillips speaks at the Trust & Estates Litigation Forum 2019

Partner Elliott Phillips is attending and speaking at the Trust & Estates Litigation Forum in Girona, Spain.

Mar 07, 2019

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Second Edition of ‘Disclosure of Information: Norwich Pharmacal and Related Principles’, by Simon Bushell and Gary Milner-Moore, published this week

We are pleased to announce that the second edition of ‘Disclosure of Information: Norwich Pharmacal and Related Principles’, co-authored by Partner Simon Bushell, has now been published.

Feb 28, 2019

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Signature Litigation ranked in Chambers Global 2019

Signature Litigation have been ranked in the Chambers and Partners 2019 Global Guide.

Feb 14, 2019

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Koshigi Ltd v Donna Union: can an arbitrator be warm and friendly with Counsel? – Ioannis Alexopoulos, Nick Storrs and Ryan Cable

Partner Ioannis Alexopoulos, Senior Associate Nick Storrs and Associate Ryan Cable examine the case of Koshigi Ltd v Donna Union, and discuss the reasoning behind the High Court’s decision to penalise a party who wrongly alleged bias on the part of an arbitrator.

Feb 13, 2019

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Signature Litigation contributes to Chambers Litigation Practice Guide

Signature Litigation Partner Simon Bushell, Senior Associate Guy Robson, Associate Alasdair Glass and Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman have contributed the UK Chapter of the Chambers Litigation 2019 Global Practice Guide.

Feb 07, 2019

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International Arbitration: A Practical Guide, Second Edition

The Second Edition of International Arbitration: A Practical Guide, co-authored by Signature Litigation’s Of Counsel, Neil Newing, has been published.

Feb 07, 2019

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Signature Litigation is proud to support the Cottman Foundation

Each year, members of our Firm vote to select a charity to support. For 2019, Signature Litigation’s chosen charity is the Cottman Foundation.

Jan 31, 2019

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Signature Litigation launches Paris office and grows by a third

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new Paris office, and financial growth of 35%.

Jan 17, 2019

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Ioannis Alexopoulos and Neil Newing comment in Corporate Disputes magazine

Partner Ioannis Alexopoulos and Of Counsel Neil Newing comment in Corporate Disputes magazine in relation to energy and infrastructure disputes.

Jan 11, 2019

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Hermès Marangos comments in Insurance Post regarding the British Airways data breach

Hermès Marangos comments in Insurance Post’s article on the British Airways data breach as the first major case since the General Data Protection Regulation became law.

Jan 08, 2019

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Costs in International Arbitration – Are Changes Needed? – Neil Newing, Ryan Cable and Johnny Shearman

In their article for the Kluwer Arbitration Blog, Of Counsel Neil Newing, Associate Ryan Cable and Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman examine costs in International Arbitration and whether the practice can learn from the way costs are handled in English Litigation.

Jan 02, 2019

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Hermès Marangos comments in Law360

Partner Hermès Marangos comments in Law360’s article on the UK financial services and insurances cases to watch in 2019, in relation to a dispute regarding Deepwater Horizon.

Jan 02, 2019

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Banks employ more chefs than cryptocurrency experts – Johnny Shearman comments in Financial News

Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman comments in Financial News in relation to the banking industries reluctance to enter the fast-growing cryptocurrency expert.

Nov 23, 2018

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Battle of forms – Abdulali Jiwaji and Nils De Wolff

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Nils De Wolff examine the Court of Appeal’s decision in Deutsche Bank AG v Comune di Savona, and the guidance it provides, particularly in the context of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.

Nov 19, 2018

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Arbitrating multi-party and multi-contract disputes – Ioannis Alexopoulos and Ryan Cable

Partner Ioannis Alexopoulos and Associate Ryan Cable examine the significance of selecting particular arbitration rules in instances where there may be multiple parties or multiple contracts in dispute, in the November 2018 edition of the Journal of International Banking and Financial Law.

Nov 05, 2018

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Signature Litigation ranked in Chambers UK 2019

Signature Litigation is delighted to have been ranked in the Chambers and Partners 2019 UK Guide.

Nov 01, 2018

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Signature Litigation recognised in The Times Best Law Firms 2019

Signature Litigation has been listed as one of the leading 200 law firms in England and Wales, and has also been commended for the Firm’s commercial dispute resolution practice.

Oct 30, 2018

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Signature Litigation ranked in The Legal 500 UK 2019

Signature Litigation has been ranked in The Legal 500 UK 2019 for ‘Fraud: Civil’, ‘Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail’, ‘Commercial Litigation’, ‘International Arbitration’, ‘Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation’, and ‘Professional Negligence’.

Oct 29, 2018

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Oral Contracts – I don’t think so: Supreme Court rejects once more a common contractual workaround

Senior Associate Nick Storrs and Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman discuss the Supreme Court’s decision in the case of Rock Advertising Ltd v MBB Business Exchange Centre.

Oct 29, 2018

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Economic torts: an alternative path to individuals behind the corporate veil

Partner Simon Bushell, Professional Support Lawyer Johnny Shearman and Associate Nicholas Barnard discuss the decision in Palmer Birch (A Partnership) v Lloyd [2018] EWHC 2316 and circumventing the corporate veil.

Oct 25, 2018

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Bluewaters Communications Holdings matter against Bernie Ecclestone and others now settled

Law360 has reported that Bluewaters Communications Holdings’ matter against Bernie Ecclestone and others has now settled. The matter was handled by Signature Litigation Partner Simon Bushell.

Oct 19, 2018

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No infringement of privilege in regulator investigations – Abdulali Jiwaji and Alasdair Glass

Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Alasdair Glass examine the impact of The Financial Reporting Council Ltd v Sports Direct International plc impact on the issue of privilege and also discuss its consequences of the decisions on auditors.

Oct 09, 2018

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How hedge funds could claim new LIBOR compensation after landmark case – HFM Compliance

Partners Simon Bushell and Daniel Spendlove’s article in HFM Compliance examines why the Court of Appeal’s decision against Property Alliance Group sets a path to rescission and potentially opens the floodgates for fresh LIBOR claims within the hedge fund industry.

Oct 07, 2018

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Partner Simon Bushell featured in the In-House Lawyer

Following his speaking opportunity at Legal Business’ Commercial Litigation Summit regarding The GC perspective on doing battle (inside and outside of court), Partner Simon Bushell has been featured in the In-House Lawyer’s coverage of this panel discussion.

Oct 04, 2018

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