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Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Thomas Rouhette examine the product safety regulatory and liability landscape in France

Partners Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Thomas Rouhette examine the product safety legal framework, policy changes and key Greenwashing developments in France.

Jul 04, 2022

Signature Litigation Paris strengthens team with two Counsel promotions

Signature Litigation’s Paris office today announces the promotion of two of its Senior Associates, Mathilde Gérot and Claire Massiera, to Counsel.

Jul 01, 2022

Elliott Phillips, Colin Grech and Paul Grant explore the commercial litigation landscape in Gibraltar

Partner Elliott Phillips and Associates Colin Grech and Paul Grant explore the commercial litigation landscape in Gibraltar.

Jun 30, 2022

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard discuss climate litigation so far this year in Law.com International

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Gaëtan de Robillard examine the growth of European climate litigation since January 2022 in Law.com International.

Jun 23, 2022

Hermès Marangos participates in global claims management panel

Partner Hermès Marangos participated in a panel discussion on claims management at this year’s Commercial Risk Global Programmes Conference.

Jun 21, 2022

Simon Fawell comments on the recent Federal Republic of Nigeria v JPMorgan ruling in Law360

Partner Simon Fawell comments on the recent ruling refusing to extend the duty bankers owe clients to protect them against fraud in Nigeria’s $1.7 billion case against JPMorgan in Law360.

Jun 21, 2022

Product Liability and Safety in France: Overview – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses product liability and safety in France in Thomson Reuters Product Liability Global Guide.

Jun 21, 2022

Partner Elliott Phillips comments on crypto disputes in Gibraltar

Elliott Phillips comments in Reports Legal on Gibraltar’s regulation of emerging technologies and the future of crypto regulation and disputes on the Rock.

Jun 21, 2022

Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Gaëtan Defer examine the emerging risks in the insurance sector in Le Monde du Droit

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla and trainee Gaëtan Defer examine emerging risks in the insurance sector, such as cyber risks, climate risks, health risks and war risks, and they note that traditional insurance must reinvent itself. 

Jun 21, 2022

Quincecare qualified? – Paul Brehony and Simon Fawell

Partners Paul Brehony and Simon Fawell detail the case history related to the ‘Quincecare Duty’ and explain how recent judgments have caused it to resurface as a hot topic.

Jun 15, 2022

Ryan Cable and Alasdair Marshall discuss the U.S. Supreme Court Section 1782 discovery decision

Senior Associate Ryan Cable and Associate Alasdair Marshall discuss the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that Section 1782 cannot be used to obtain evidence for foreign private commercial or investor- State arbitrations. 

Jun 14, 2022

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis examines the European Commission’s consultation on the regulation of cosmetic products on i-law.com

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis examines the European Commission’s consultation on the regulation of cosmetic products in i-law.com.

Jun 14, 2022

Signature Litigation Paris partners ranked in Who’s Who Legal France 2022

We are pleased to announce that our partners in Paris have been ranked in the Who’s Who Legal France 2022 Guide across multiple categories.

Jun 10, 2022

Hermès Marangos discusses the crisis in Sri Lanka and the wider implications of the pandemic, the energy crisis and the invasion of Ukraine within the insurance industry in Insurance Day

Partner Hermès Marangos notes that the crisis in Sri Lanka has wider implications in the wake of the pandemic, the war in Ukraine and the global energy crisis, which the insurance industry must manage, in Insurance Day. 

Jun 08, 2022

Signature Litigation contributes to Getting The Deal Through Insurance Litigation 2022 Guide

Partner Hermès Marangos has authored the UK chapter of Lexology’s Getting The Deal Through Insurance Litigation 2022 Guide.

May 30, 2022

Ryan Cable and Kimberley Bazelais examine the LCIA’s 2021 annual report in Law.com International

Senior Associate Ryan Cable and Associate Kimberley Bazelais outline the key takeaways of the LCIA’s 2021 annual report and the impact of the pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine conflict in Law.com International.

May 30, 2022

Partner Hermès Marangos examines the wider implications of the crisis in Sri Lanka for the international (re)insurance sector

Partner Hermès Marangos examines the wider implications of the crisis in Sri Lanka for the international (re)insurance sector in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, the ongoing energy crisis and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in The Insurer.

May 27, 2022

Paul Brehony examines FRC audit licensing and a doomed effort to curtail fraud

Partner Paul Brehony examines FRC audit licensing and questions whether this is a doomed effort to curtail fraud.

May 20, 2022

The Belokon ruling: reflections on the French approach to public policy – Flore Poloni, Thibaud Roujou de Boubée and Kimberley Bazelais

Partner Flore Poloni and associates Thibaud Roujou de Boubée and Kimberley Bazelais examine in Global Arbitration Review why the French Court of Cassation’s recent decision in Belokon to affirm the annulment of an investment treaty award because of signs of money laundering is less than satisfactory.

May 20, 2022

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Gaëtan de Robillard examine the growth of European climate litigation in 2022 in Litigation Finance Insider

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Associate Gaëtan de Robillard examine the growth of European climate litigation in 2022 in Litigation Finance Insider.

May 20, 2022

Thomas Rouhette ranked as a Thought Leader in Who’s Who Legal’s Commercial Litigation 2022

Partner Thomas Rouhette has been ranked as a Thought Leader in Who’s Who Legal’s Commercial Litigation 2022 Report.

May 20, 2022

Graham Huntley comments in Financial News

Partner Graham Huntley has commented in a Financial News article examining a survey by a litigation funder that lawyers are increasingly aspiring to establish their own law firms, and the benefits and challenges that can arise by doing so.

May 11, 2022

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Associate Deborah Azerraf examine emerging risks within the insurance market in Finance Digest

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Associate Deborah Azerraf examine emerging risks within the insurance market in Finance Digest.

May 11, 2022

Bernhard Maier comments in Northwestern University’s Medill News Service

Counsel Bernhard Maier commented in an article published by Medill News Service which examined the Arab world and the use of vague international cyberspace laws to censor political opponents across social media platforms. Bernhard commented in relation to balancing cyber security with freedom of speech in an increasingly complex virtual world.

May 11, 2022

Simon Fawell and Alasdair Marshall evaluate cyber-litigation risks for UK businesses

Partner Simon Fawell and Associate Alasdair Marshall evaluate cyber-litigation risks for UK businesses and advise those targeted by breaches as to how they can minimise the damage done.

May 09, 2022

Paul Brehony examines the FRC’s concept of professional scepticism

Partner Paul Brehony examines the FRC’s concept of professional scepticism and what it means for the future of auditing.

May 04, 2022

Signature Litigation shortlisted at The Lawyer Awards 2022

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for Boutique Law Firm of the Year at The Lawyer Awards 2022.

May 03, 2022

Kate Gee, Simon Fawell and Paul Brehony examine the Quincecare duty following a recent Court of Appeal decision in Compliance Monitor

Counsel Kate Gee and Partners Simon Fawell and Paul Brehony examine the Quincecare duty following a recent Court of Appeal decision regarding banks’ duty to protect customers from fraud in Compliance Monitor.

May 03, 2022

Signature Litigation Paris partners ranked in Who’s Who Legal: Product Liability Defence 2022

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis, Thomas Rouhette and Emmanuèle Lutfalla have been ranked in Who’s Who Legal: Product Liability Defence 2022.

May 03, 2022

Kate Gee comments on the recent HSBC greenwashing claims, in City AM.

Kate Gee, Counsel, comments on the recent news that the ASA has warned HSBC about greenwashing in its recent adverts, in City AM.

Apr 29, 2022

Kate Gee and Asees Johar examine the recent group litigation brought against Barclays relating to allegations of fraud

Kate Gee and Asees Johar explore allegations by institutional investors against Barclays relating to its ‘dark pool’ trading platform.

Apr 28, 2022

Simon Fawell, Kate Gee and Paul Brehony examine corporate criminal liability for company directors

Partners Simon Fawell and Paul Brehony, and Counsel Kate Gee explore the heightened risks for company directors in the sphere of corporate criminal liability and the circumstances where corporate liability could lead to personal claims against directors in the third of a three-part series for Accountancy Daily discussing directors’ duties trends […]

Apr 26, 2022

Thomas Rouhette, Ela Barda, Jennifer Melo and Gauthier Doléac examine legislative, regulatory and enforcement developments in France in CDR – Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery 2022

Thomas Rouhette, Ela Barda, Jennifer Melo and Gauthier Doléac examine legislative, regulatory and enforcement developments in France in CDR – Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery 2022

Apr 25, 2022

Partner Paul Brehony comments in Law360 on Deloitte’s auditing failure fine

Partner Paul Brehony comments in Law360 on the fine issued by the FRC to Deloitte over its audit of outsourcing group Mitie.

Apr 21, 2022

NFTs Recognised as Property – Lavinia Deborah Osbourne v (1) Persons Unknown (2) Ozone Networks Inc. trading as Opensea

Kate Gee, Counsel, and Alasdair Marshall, Associate, examine the recent decision in Lavinia Deborah Osbourne v (1) Persons Unknown (2) Ozone Networks Inc. trading as Opensea in which NFTs were recognised as property.

Apr 20, 2022

Simon Fawell and Alasdair Marshall examine the concerns CISO’s have regarding cyber security and data protection

Partner Simon Fawell and Associate Alasdair Marshall comment, in CSO, re the cyber security and data protection related concerns CISO’s now experience.

Apr 19, 2022

Kate Gee and Simon Everington explore the legal landscape of crypto in the UK and Gibraltar

Counsel Kate Gee and director at LondonLink (GI) Limited Simon Everington explore the regulatory and legal landscape of crypto assets in the United Kingdom and Gibraltar and provide insight on litigation in the crypto space, in Compliance Monitor.

Apr 14, 2022

Bernhard Maier, Pietro Grassi and Gavin Collins explore key trends and developments impacting commercial disputes in the mining sector

Counsel Bernhard Maier, Associate Pietro Grassi and Paralegal Gavin Collins examine the key trends and developments impacting commercial disputes the mining sector, and what can be expected for the year ahead, in Global Mining Review.

Apr 14, 2022

ICSID updates its Arbitration Rules with a view to greater efficiency and transparency in investor-State arbitration

Senior Associate Ryan Cable, Associate Pietro Grassi and Trainee Gavin Collins examine the recent ICSID amendments to the rules and regulations for arbitration, the aim of the amendments and the practical impact they will have.

Apr 12, 2022

Signature Litigation ranked in The Legal 500 EMEA 2022

Signature Litigation and several members of its Gibraltar and Paris offices are ranked again in the annual Legal 500 EMEA Guide.

Apr 11, 2022

Thomas Rouhette, Ela Barda and Inès Aramouni examine the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments within the EU in ICLG – Enforcement of Foreign Judgments

Thomas Rouhette, Ela Barda and Inès Aramouni examine the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments within the EU in ICLG – Enforcement of Foreign Judgments.

Apr 04, 2022

Kate Gee, Paul Brehony and Simon Fawell explore the recent spate of high-profile Quincecare cases

Counsel Kate Gee and Partners Paul Brehony and Simon Fawell explore the recent spate of high-profile Quincecare cases and the potentially widened scope of the duty of care banks owe their customers, in Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence.

Apr 04, 2022

Simon Fawell, Kate Gee and Paul Brehony examine the impact of ESG on directors’ duties

Simon Fawell, Paul Brehony and Kate Gee examine the heightened risks directors face from external claims by shareholders and investors in relation to ESG in Accountancy Daily.

Mar 29, 2022

Funding litigation with crypto: look before you leap – Kate Gee and Alasdair Marshall

Kate Gee and Alasdair Marshall discuss crypto funding litigation, as blockchain technology is being used to crowdfund a lawsuit in the US through an ‘Initial Litigation Offering’.

Mar 21, 2022

Kate Gee and Elliott Fellowes discuss the risks for investors as the popularity of cryptocurrencies continues to rise

Counsel Kate Gee and Associate Elliott Fellowes examine the risks for investors as the popularity of cryptocurrencies continues to rise, in Blockchain Tribune.

Mar 21, 2022

Counsel Kate Gee and Associate Olivier Swain examine the recent judgment in Gupta and another v Halil-Shah and others [2022] in Law360

Counsel Kate Gee and Associate Olivier Swain examine the recent judgment in Gupta and another v Halil-Shah and others [2022] and insight on interim remedies for asset recovery, in Law360.

Mar 18, 2022

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Associate Tara Farasat explore the impact of climate change on insurance

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla and Associate Tara Farasat explore the impact of climate change on the insurability of environmental risk and urge companies to boost their climate-resilience, in Law.com International.

Mar 18, 2022

Signature Litigation ranked in Chambers Europe 2022

Signature Litigation and its members have been ranked in the Chambers Europe 2022 Guide.

Mar 17, 2022

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla interviewed on the Big Data in Insurance debate

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla was recently interviewed regarding the impact big tech is having on the insurance industry and the pros and cons of the surge in Insurtech.

Mar 17, 2022

Counsel Kate Gee and Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis explore ESG-related litigation risks

Counsel Kate Gee and Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis consider the impact of liability and litigation risks in light of environmental, social and governance issues, in Insurance Post.

Mar 10, 2022

Simon Fawell, Kate Gee and Paul Brehony explore the increased scrutiny of company directors

Partners Simon Fawell and Paul Brehony, and Counsel Kate Gee explore the risks company directors face in light of increased scrutiny and accountability as part of a series for Accountancy Daily discussing directors duties trends for the year ahead.

Mar 09, 2022

L’assurabilité des risques climatiques – Emmanuèle Lutfalla et Tara Farasat

Emmanuèle Lutfalla, associée, et Tara Farasat, collaboratrice, explorent les moyens qui permettraient aux assurés de se prémunir contre les coûts et surcoûts générés par cette sinistralité, grâce notamment à des outils qui pourraient se conjuguer avec leurs polices d’assurance.

Mar 08, 2022

Claire Massiera discusses the French law on the protection of whistleblowers adopted on 16 February 2022 in Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence

Senior Associate Claire Massiera examines the news that French law aims to improve the protection of whistleblowers in Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence.

Mar 08, 2022

Partner Paul Brehony discusses the recent FRC investigation into PwC and the current state of proposed audit reforms

Partner Paul Brehony examines the prospects for success of proposed major reforms to the audit regime, in Bloomberg Tax.

Mar 07, 2022

Kate Gee and Elliott Fellowes examine the measures taken in the UK and abroad to regulate the promotion of crypto assets

Kate Gee and Elliott Fellowes discuss the measures taken in the UK and abroad to regulate the promotion of crypto assets, in Blockchain Tribune

Mar 02, 2022

Kate Gee and Max Montgomery discuss enforcement proceedings in the recent case of Selevision Saudi Co v BeIN Media Group LLC

Counsel Kate Gee and Paralegal Max Montgomery discuss enforcement proceedings relating to a New York Convention Award in the recent case of Selevision Saudi Co v BeIN Media Group LLC [2021] EWHC 2802 (Comm) in the English High Court. 

Mar 02, 2022

HP gets a ‘dog-leg’ up from FSMA in successful fraud claims against Autonomy founder

Senior Associate Alasdair Glass discusses the recent successful HP fraud claims against Autonomy founder Mike Lynch and the implications this may have for the sector.

Feb 24, 2022

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses developments in anti-waste regulations in France

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses developments in anti-waste regulations in France since first introduced, what companies should be aware of in the coming years and what further developments we can expect to see in 2022.

Feb 21, 2022

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis comments in the Financial Times on the rise on greenwashing litigation

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis comments in the Financial Times on the rise of greenwashing litigation and cases relating to companies’ sustainability claims.

Feb 18, 2022

Signature Litigation ranked in Chambers Global 2022 Guide

Signature Litigation and its members across all offices have been ranked again in the Chambers Global Guide across several practice areas.

Feb 17, 2022

Partner Elliott Phillips and Associate Paul Grant discuss the Valereum takeover of GSX

Partner Elliott Phillips and Associate Paul Grant discuss the move from blockchain company Valereum to purchase a 90% stake in the Gibraltar Stock Exchange and create the world’s first integrated bourse, in Global Investor.

Feb 15, 2022

Partner Thomas Rouhette comments in report examining the role of litigation PR in an evolving dispute ecosystem

Partner Thomas Rouhette provides his perspective on the use of litigation PR in France, which has been seen in recent years as a plaintiff friendly jurisdiction.

Feb 11, 2022

Counsel Kate Gee examines the steps the UK legal system is taking to keep up with advances in technology

Kate Gee discusses whether the legal system can keep up with crypto and AI

Feb 07, 2022

Counsel Kate Gee discusses developments to the litigation funding market in Edward Fennell’s Legal Diary

Kate Gee discusses developments to the litigation funding and disputes market and whether further regulation will deter the advance of third party funding.

Feb 04, 2022

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis discusses the latest FIVA report and asbestos litigation, in ODA

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis examines the latest trends is asbestos litigations and what the latest FIVA report indicates for the future of asbestos litigation.

Feb 03, 2022

Neil Newing and Alasdair Marshall discuss the reform of the Arbitration Act 1996 in The Law Society Gazette

Counsel Neil Newing and Associate Alasdair Marshall discuss the reform of the Arbitration Act 1996 in The Law Society Gazette.

Feb 03, 2022

Counsel Kate Gee discusses whether the UK legal system needs to bridge the gap between emerging technologies in Global Risk Regulator

Kate Gee discusses whether the UK legal system needs to integrate technology to retain remain a leading centre of litigation, in Global Risk Regulator.

Feb 03, 2022

Emmanuèle Lutfalla comments in relation to a French court’s decision regarding backing a class action against French multinational healthcare company Sanofi

Partner Emmanuèle Lutfalla comments on the insurance consequences in relation to a French court’s recent decision regarding backing a class action against French multinational healthcare company Sanofi in the so-called Depakine case.

Feb 02, 2022

Partner Elliott Phillips ranked in the 2022/23 Private Client Global Elite Directory

We are pleased to announce that Partner Elliott Phillips has been recognised again this year in the Private Client Global Elite Directory.

Jan 31, 2022

Counsel Neil Newing and Associate Alex Cheah discuss the UK Supreme Court decision of Kabab-Ji SAL v Kout Food Group

Neil Newing and Alex Cheah discuss in The Law Society Gazette the UK Supreme Court’s decision to refuse enforcement of an arbitral award under the English Arbitration Act.

Jan 27, 2022

Sylvie Gallage Alwis interviewed by Predictice

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis has been interviewed by Predictice in relation to a Court decision relating to the impactful “asbestos anxiety cases” she was instructed on in 2021.

Jan 24, 2022

Kate Gee examines regulation within the crypto asset industry in The Banker

Kate Gee examines regulation within the crypto asset industry in The Banker.

Jan 24, 2022

Kate Gee and Alasdair Marshall discuss the future of crypto regulation in The Law Society Gazette

Counsel Kate Gee and associate Alasdair Marshall explore the future regulatory landscape of cryptoassets, in The Law Society Gazette.

Jan 21, 2022

Kate Gee comments in Compliance Week on the steps the UK must take to become a climate risk leader

Counsel Kate Gee comments in Compliance Monitor on the steps the UK must take to become a climate risk leader and the legal risks associated with ESG disclosures.

Jan 20, 2022

Tecnimont Arabia v NatWest – Paul Brehony and Simon Fawell

Partners Paul Brehony and Simon Fawell discuss the recent High Court case Tecnimont Arabia v NatWest and the scope for money laundering reform, in Fraud Intelligence.

Jan 17, 2022

FRC auditor fines in 2022 – Paul Brehony

Partner Paul Brehony discusses the recent FRC fine of Mazars and what this means for challenger firms.

Jan 12, 2022

Signature Litigation instructed on two of The Lawyer’s Top 20 Cases of 2022

We are pleased to see that two cases we are instructed on have been featured in The Lawyer’s Top 20 Cases of 2022.

Jan 11, 2022

Collective proceedings orders are like busses … it takes 6 years then three come at once – Becca Hogan

Becca Hogan examines collective proceedings orders (CPO), in particular opt out CPOs, arguing that the flood gates are now well and truly open, in The Law Society Gazette.

Jan 06, 2022

Neil Newing and Alasdair Marshal discuss proposed reforms to the Arbitration Act

Neil Newing and Alasdair Marshall discuss the recent decision in Selevision Saudi Company v BeIN Media Group LLC and the patchwork nature of the of the enforcement framework for court judgments between the UK and EU.

Dec 23, 2021

Ryan Cable and Alasdair Marshall examine the recent English Commercial Court decision reaffirming the high bar for successfully challenging arbitration awards in the English Courts in LexisPSL

Ryan Cable and Alasdair Marshall examine the recent English Commercial Court decision reaffirming the high bar for successfully challenging arbitration awards in the English Courts in LexisPSL

Dec 21, 2021

News of Signature Litigation’s financial results and profit share for 2021 published in Juristes associés

News of our 2021 financial results and profit share, which is unique in Paris, has been published by French language publication, Juristes associés.

Dec 16, 2021

Sylvie Gallage-Alwis examines the latest FIVA report to highlight that asbestos claims are at the heart of litigation in PBC Today

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis explores the statistics contained in the latest FIVA report to highlight that asbestos claims are again at the centre of litigation in PBC Today. 

Dec 16, 2021

Johnny Shearman discusses the legal implications surrounding the cessation of Libor in Global Risk Regulator

Head of Knowledge and Legal Services Johnny Shearman examines the legal implications and litigation risks surrounding the cessation of Libor in Global Risk Regulator

Dec 10, 2021

Partner Tom Snelling published in The Financial Times

In a letter to The Financial Times, partner Tom Snelling discusses the recent move by the Prime Minister to curtail the power of the courts to overrule decisions by ministers through judicial review.

Dec 09, 2021

Kate Gee and Alasdair Marshall discuss crypto regulation in The Fintech Times

Counsel Kate Gee and associate Alasdair Marshall discuss the increased regulation of crypto assets following their proliferation over recent years, in The Fintech Times.

Dec 08, 2021

Energy: supply pressures create crisis in Europe – Sylvie Gallage-Alwis comments in the IBA

Partner Sylvie Gallage-Alwis comments in the IBA in relation to Europe’s ongoing energy crisis and the EU competition and enforcement risks corporates should consider consider when managing their supply chain.

Dec 03, 2021

Warranty claim – liability cap, interest, Part 36, permission to appeal and stay of execution (Equitix v Fox and others) – Johnny Shearman

 Johnny Shearman, Head of Knowledge and Legal Services, examines the recent judgment in Equitix v Fox which provides useful guidance on the effect of liability caps with respect to interest and costs associated with a claim, in Lexis®PSL.

Dec 03, 2021

Members of Signature’s arbitration team ranked in Who’s Who Legal Arbitration 2022 Guide

We are pleased to announce that partners Ioannis Alexopoulos and Flore Poloni and counsels Neil Newing and Bernhard Maier have all been ranked in the 2022 edition of the Who’s Who Legal Arbitration Guide.

Dec 02, 2021

Johnny Shearman discusses the role of PSLs and knowledge lawyers in Legal Business

Head of Knowledge and Legal Services Johnny Shearman reflects on the increasingly integral role of professional support lawyers (PSLs) and knowledge lawyers in law firms, in Legal Business.

Nov 29, 2021

Disclosure pilot scheme: further revisions take effect – Johnny Shearman writes for Thomson Reuters PLC

Johnny Shearman, Head of Knowledge and Legal Services at Signature Litigation and Graham Jackson, Director of eDiscovery at London Legal, examine recent revisions to the Disclosure Pilot Scheme and question if enough emphasis has been put on the importance of technology, in Thomson Reuters PLC Magazine.

Nov 25, 2021

Signature Litigation reports 22% growth and the appointment of new finance disputes partner Simon Fawell

Signature Litigation today announces strong financial results for 2021 and the appointment of financial services disputes litigator Simon Fawell as Partner, who joins from Dechert. His appointment will be effective 29 November 2021.

Nov 23, 2021

Will the crypto asset industry be driven underground? Regulatory regimes and risks – Kate Gee and Johnny Shearman

Counsel Kate Gee and Head of Knowledge and Legal Services Johnny Shearman discuss the crypto asset industry and regulatory regimes and risks in Law360.

Nov 15, 2021

Paul Brehony comments on the difficulties faced by mid tier accountancy firms in Accounting Web

Partner Paul Brehony comments on the recent difficulties faced by mid tier accountancy firms following increased regulatory pressure, in Accounting Web. 

Nov 12, 2021

Partner Flore Poloni and Associate Tara Farasat discuss updates to the CMAP Rules of Arbitration in the Kluwer Arbitration Blog

Partner Flore Poloni and Associate Tara Farasat examine updates to the Paris Centre of Mediation and Arbitration Rules of Arbitration, which aim to improve flexibility and efficiency in arbitration, in the Kluwer Arbitration Blog.

Nov 10, 2021

Partners Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Thomas Rouhette and Associate Nikita Yahouedeou contribute the French Chapter of Chambers Collective Redress & Class Actions

Partners Sylvie Gallage-Alwis and Thomas Rouhette and Associate Nikita Yahouedeou contribute to the French Chapter of Chambers Collective Redress & Class Actions.

Nov 10, 2021

Signature Litigation partners with The Women’s Vault to Support Returning Employees

Signature Litigation and The Women’s Vault are commencing a trial partnership to provide return-to-work coaching for employees returning from a period of absence such as maternity leave, parental leave and sick leave commencing in November 2021.

Nov 05, 2021

Paris Arbitration Week 2021: London or Paris – Where does your award stand the best chances of surviving annulment proceedings?

During the Paris Arbitration Week, Signature Litigation’s cross-channel arbitration practice shared practical insights on setting aside proceedings in the UK and France.

Nov 04, 2021

Partner Paul Brehony and Counsel Kate Gee explore the unintended consequences of attempts to end the dominance of the ‘Big Four’ in The Law Society Gazette

Partner Paul Brehony and Counsel Kate Gee explore the unintended consequences of attempts to end the dominance of the ‘Big Four’ in The Law Society Gazette

Nov 01, 2021

France – jurisdictional arbitral awards and claims of corruption (Nurol v Libya) – Flore Poloni and Thibaud Roujou de Boubée

Partner Flore Poloni and Associate Thibaud Roujou de Boubée examine the recent Paris Court of Appeal decision in Nurol v Libya and discuss how it provides additional insight regarding the annulment of arbitral awards on grounds of corruption.

Oct 29, 2021

Signature acting for US investor in ICSID arbitration claim against Slovak Republic – case featured in Global Arbitration Review

Signature is acting for Discovery Global LLC in an ICSID claim against Slovakia alleging that State authorities unlawfully blocked drilling operations.

Oct 29, 2021