Not Guilty: Serious Fraud Office dealt a blow as five accused of rigging Libor walk. Daniel Spendlove comments in City AM.
Signature Litigation Partner Julian Connerty featured in The Lawyer discussing the evolution of litigation finance and subrogated claims by insurance companies.
Signature Litigation matter Fortelus Special Situations Master Fund Ltd v Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson recognised in The Lawyer’s Top 20 Cases of 2016.
Abdulali Jiwaji comments in CDR Magazine – FCA still lacking permanent leader.
Signature Litigation advised Elias Farrah in Barclays Bank plc v Lester Charles Landgraf, Londell McMillan and Elias Farrah, named as one of the top cases of 2015.
In this issue of Signature’s Financial and Regulatory Disputes Update, the last for 2015, we review the Financial Conduct Authority’s enforcement activity since January.
The Privy Council last week handed down its judgment in the case of Krys and others (Respondents) v KBC Partners LP and others (Appellants) (British Virgin Islands).
Signature Litigation are delighted to announce Adam Rooney has joined Signature from Greenberg Traurig Maher.
Natalia Chumak, Partner at Signature Litigation, featured in Legal Business re The International Arbitration Summit & the growth of arbitration in Africa & Asia.
Legal privilege: far from resolved – Abdulali Jiwaji and Daniel Hayward-Hughes.
Policing arbitration – can accountability deficit be addressed? – Natalia Chumak and Nick Storrs
Signature Litigation ranked in Chambers UK 2016
The leading London litigation boutique is growing fast, managing to accrue legal accolades both in the courts and across the market, while expanding steadily at partner and associate level. With further appellate and high-value first instance London litigation claims to come, 2016 should offer a bright future for the firm.
The Privy Council today handed down its judgment in the latest instalment of the long running dispute between the Jamaican National Housing Trust (‘The Trust’) and the construction company, Y.P Seaton & Associates Company Limited (‘YPSA’).
Graham Huntley & Abdulali Jiwaji comment in CDR Magazine re innovation in London courts aiming to offer greater specialisation & shorter & more flexible trials.
Signature Litigation is delighted that partner Hermes Marangos has been ranked within the ‘Insurance’ practice area in Chambers Latin America 2016.
Signature Litigation wins ‘Innovation in growth and business development’ category at the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards
Signature Litigation wins ‘Innovation in growth and business development’ category at the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards.
Signature Litigation are delighted to have been shortlisted for Legal Week’s ‘Law Firm of the Year’ Award.
New Law Journal – Seeking clarity, Graham Huntley.
Following consolidation in the numbers of large law firms, boutique firms have flourished, providing conflict-free advice and a more targeted approach than allegedly impersonal larger rivals. But what exactly drives the London litigation boutique market?
Natasha Mellersh reports on panellists’ assessment of what the deciding factors are for parties choosing a venue to resolve a dispute. Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments.
Signature Litigation has been ranked in Legal 500 UK 2015 for ‘Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail’, ‘Commercial Litigation’, ‘Fraud: Civil’, ‘Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation’ and ‘International Arbitration’.
Signature Litigation are delighted to announce Julian Connerty will be joining Signature this September from Clyde & Co. Julian handles litigation, arbitration and mediation of complex, large scale commercial disputes, with particular experience in international fraud and financial regulation.
Signature Litigation partner, Natalia Chumak, will be speaking at the Legal Business Arbitration Summit on 17th September 2015.
In this issue of Signature’s Financial and Regulatory Disputes update, we review the FCA’s approach to enforcement action for breach of its Principles of Business and consider the fundamental changes to this regime due in the spring 2016.
Signature Litigation are delighted to have won Lawyer Monthly’s Investment Banking and Funds Litigation Law Firm of the Year – UK.
Signature Litigation are delighted to have been shortlisted for the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards 2015.
Signature Litigation are delighted to announce Daniel Spendlove’s promotion to Partner.
The new Financial List is a fillip for the capital but the initiative could go further. Partner Abdulali Jiwaji published in the Law Society Gazette.
Recent developments relating to legal advice privilege – Abdulali Jiwaji and Daniel Hayward-Hughes.
UK to strengthen global grip on financial disputes with autumn launch of specialist banking court. Partner Graham Huntley comments in Legal Business.
The Commercial Litigation Summit 2015 – Partner Abdulali Jiwaji speaks at Legal Business’s Commercial Litigation Summit
Graham Huntley has been recommended as a Prominent Figure for Contentious Trusts in Citywealth Leaders List 2015.
Spread-betting poster-child IG in the line of fire post-SNB – Partner Natalia Chumak comments in Euromoney.
Signature Litigation is delighted that partner Hermès Marangos has been ranked in Euromoney’s Insurance and Reinsurance Expert Guide 2015.
IG customers make official complaint – Partner Natalia Chumak interviewed in FX Week.
UK financial competition study receives mixed response – Daniel Spendlove coments in IFLR.
Clients Accuse IG Group of “Systemic Failings” – Partner Natalia Chumak comments in Profit & Loss Magazine.
It’s a swizz: clients accuse IG over Swiss franc losses, The Times – Partner Natalia Chumak comments
Abdulali Jiwaji’s comments published in Law 360 re the FCA’s appointment of Mark Steward as head of enforcement
UK Finance Agency Taps Hong Kong Official As Top Enforcer – Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Law 360.
New regulation will decrease number of Ecuadorian (re)insurers – Partner Hermes Marangos comments in LatAm Insurance Review.
Forensic approach required by investors seeking redress over FX manipulation – Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Euromoney.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji will be speaking at CDR Spring Litigation Symposium 2015 on Thursday 28th May.
Questions Remain Following FX Settlements – Daniel Spendlove comments in Profit & Loss Magazine.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji comments in Wall Street Journal and The Law Society Gazette following recent Forex fines.
Partner Abdulali Jiwaji has today appeared on BBC World News’ Business Live program to discuss the news that five of the world’s biggest banks are expected to collectively pay more than $6bn for allegedly manipulating foreign exchange markets.
The rise of boutiques has been yet another development shaping the legal industry that no-one predicted.
Signature Litigation partner, Abdulali Jiwaji, to speak at The Commercial Litigation Summit on 13th May 2015.
City lawyers are risking mega salaries to strike out on their own. Legal Business explores what is driving the current wave of boutiques and asks how these start-ups have fared.
In this issue of Signature’s Financial and Regulatory Disputes Update, we reflect on recent case law regarding disclosure in the context of benchmark rigging.