Partner Adam Rooney comments in relation to the Google EU Antitrust fine in City A.M., The Times Law Brief and CNN Money.
Partner Simon Bushell comments in Legal Week in relation to the SFO bringing charges against Barclays and four former executives in relation to their actions during the 2008 financial crisis.
Partner Hermes Marangos examines the recent WannaCry global cyber attacks in relation to insurance and corporate liability. Published in The Times, Insurance Day, Insurance Post and Thomson Reuters Accelus.
Founding Partner Graham Huntley comments in CDR Magazine in relation to legal professional privilege.
Partners Graham Huntley and Simon Bushell have been interviewed in Legal Week in relation to London’s litigation market and the firm’s plans for growth.
Signature Litigation are delighted to have been shortlisted for this year’s Boutique Firm of the Year Award at The Lawyer Awards 2017.
Founding Partner Graham Huntley comments in CDR in relation to the Supreme Court’s judgment on the identification of Achilles Macris by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Boutique City disputes firm Signature Litigation has today confirmed that Gibraltar-based international commercial litigation and trusts disputes specialist Elliott Phillips has joined the Firm as a Partner.
Founding Partner Graham Huntley and Associate Jessica Thomas have been interviewed in Thomson Reuters in relation to the firm’s business model and how it drives employee engagement.
Founding Partner Graham Huntley has been interviewed in Legal Business in relation to the firm’s growth and London’s litigation market.
Push payment fraud: ‘Which?’ way forward for unprotected customers? – Johnny Shearman’s article published in Compliance Monitor
Associate Johnny Shearman’s article examines the Payment Services Regulator’s response in relation to the recent Which? super-complaint in Compliance Monitor.
Partner Simon Bushell examines the recent announcement that a number of specialist civil courts in the High Court will become the Business and Property Courts of England and Wales in The Times Law Brief.
Signature Litigation Partners have been ranked in the Chambers and Partners 2017 Global Guide.
Partner Simon Bushell comments in Legal Business in relation to the judiciary’s announcement that a number of specialist civil courts in the High Court will become the Business and Property Courts of England and Wales from June 2017.
Partner Natalia Chumak and Associate Nick Storrs examine the Litigation Funding process in Russian legal publication Legal Insight.
Partner Josh Wong comments in CDR in relation to US Department of Justice enforcement of sanctions on Chinese technology company ZTE Corporation, following guilty plea of criminal conduct in relation to the company’s violation of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act.
Signature Litigation are delighted to have been shortlisted for this year’s Boutique Law Firm of the Year Award at the Legal Business Awards 2017.
Boutique City disputes firm Signature Litigation are delighted to announce that leading commercial litigator and international arbitrator Josh Wong has joined the firm as a Partner.
Partner Simon Bushell has been interviewed in Getting The Deal Through’s Dispute Resolution Market Intelligence Report, in relation to the UK’s disputes market.
Partner Simon Bushell examines global trends and impacts on the disputes market in Getting The Deal Through.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Nils De Wolff examine the duty to explain in financial product misselling claims.
Signature Litigation client ENRC’s costs case published in The Lawyer and The Times.
Associates Johnny Shearman, Nick Storrs and Rory Spillman have been interviewed in Lexis PSL in relation to what lies ahead for the financial services industry in 2017.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Nils de Wolff examine the distinction between a warranty and representation in relation to sale and purchase agreements in Westlaw Insight.
Partners Graham Huntley and Simon Bushell have been interviewed in Commercial Dispute Resolution (CDR) in relation to Simon’s appointment to the firm.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji discusses the need for the FCA to test the SMR implications in relation to the less clear-cut cases to ensure culpable managers are held responsible for their actions in FX Week.
Signature Litigation matters Director of the Serious Fraud Office v Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation and RBS Shareholders Action Group v RBS have been recognised in The Lawyer’s Top 20 Cases of 2017.
Boutique City disputes firm Signature Litigation are delighted to announce that leading international commercial litigation and arbitration specialist Simon Bushell has joined the firm as a Partner.
Founding Partner Graham Huntley discusses the Financial List and how it would manage claims in the financial markets at CDR’s Autumn Litigation Symposium.
Founding Partner Graham Huntley discusses disclosure at CDR’s Autumn Litigation Symposium.
Associate Daniel Hayward-Hughes examines a recent case where documents were deliberately withheld and highlights the need for parties to disclose all relevant, non-privileged documents when required. Daniel’s article has been published in Solicitors Journal.
Partner Hermes Marangos’ article on new legal challenges in Latin America published in Insurance Day
Signature Litigation is delighted to have been ranked in the Chambers and Partners 2017 UK Guide.
SFO Faces Uphill Climb To Mount ‘Lowballing’ Libor Cases – Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Law 360
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Law 360 regarding the Serious Fraud Office’s prosecution activities following the Libor cases.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence regarding Hong Kong’s compliance officers on alert after five-year ban imposed on short seller
Signature Litigation are delighted to announce that partner Graham Huntley has been ranked in Who’s Who Legal Litigation 2016.
Who’s Who Legal says: Graham Huntley is “a very formidable lawyer and a real talent” according to peers, focusing on banking and other commercial litigation.
Graham’s Who’s Who Legal Litigation biography can be viewed here.
Signature Litigation’s BVI-based proceedings case featured in Commercial Dispute Resolution.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Sarah Kelly examine contractual interpretation and the Financial List in Legal Business’ Disputes Yearbook 2016.
Graham Huntley, Partner at Signature Litigation discusses the Financial List at Commercial Dispute Resolution Autumn Litigation Symposium.
News of Signature Litigation’s revenue for the 2015/16 year and the firm’s latest Partner hire, Ioannis Alexopoulos, has been published in Legal Business, Legal Futures, Commercial Dispute Resolution and The Global Legal Post.
Hermes Marangos, Partner at Signature Litigation, has been ranked in this year’s edition of Chambers Latin America 2017.
In this issue of Signature Litigation’s Financial and Regulatory Disputes Update, the third of 2016, Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Johnny Shearman examine the Serious Fraud Office’s (SFO) new Section 2 interview guidance and its impact on legal representation. In our second article, Associate Jessica Thomas investigates the banking industry’s approach to de-risking and anti-money…
Signature Litigation has been ranked in Legal 500 UK 2016 for ‘Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail’, ‘Commercial Litigation’, ‘Fraud: Civil’, ‘Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation’, ‘International Arbitration’ and ‘Professional Negligence’.
Senior managers regime may force FCA to grant third party rights more freely – Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Becca Hogan comment in Thomson Reuters
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Becca Hogan comment in Thomson Reuters on the consequences of The Senior Managers and Certification Regime on FCA third-party notices
Associate Jessica Thomas’s article investigates the banking industry’s approach to de-risking, and has been published in Professional Adviser.
Regulators fail to address key issues in FX, participants say – Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in FX Week
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in FX Week regarding the FCA’s failings to address key issues in foreign exchange markets.
Partner Adam Rooney examines the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and Government activities threatening Legal Professional Privilege (LPP).
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji and Associate Johnny Shearman investigate the SFO’s new Section 2 interview guidance and its impact on legal representation, published in FTSE Global Markets and Fraud Intelligence.
On 7 July 2016 the FCA’s Tax and Chancery Chamber of the Upper Tribunal handed down a judgment confirming that Julien Grout, who was the most junior assistant to Mr Bruno Iksil, widely referred to as the ‘London Whale’, had been identified by criticisms published by the FCA in its Final Notice against JP Morgan dated 18 September 2013, regarding the JPM losses of USD6.5 billion in its complex Credit Default Swaps (CDS) portfolio.
Signature Litigation Associate Rory Spillman comments in CDR on why the value of FCA fines against individuals has more than doubled in a year as fines against companies fall by a third.