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Newsletter
24 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Legal Update
24 March 2017
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The Supreme Court's decision in Marks & Spencer v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Co (Jersey) Ltd in late 2015 reaffirmed the traditional approach to implied terms, putting to rest the suggestion made by some practitioners and academics that the Privy Council's decision in Attorney General of Belize v Belize Telecom (and, in particular, Lord Hoffman's opinion) had heralded a more liberal approach.
Media Coverage
23 March 2017
African Law & Business
Bylined article by London Construction & Engineering partner Kwadwo Sarkodie and senior associate Joseph Otoo on a setback in the construction of Egypt’s new capital city shining light on the advantages and disadvantages of using memoranda of understanding in African construction contracts.
Legal Update
March 2017
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Newsletter
23 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Competition; State Aid; Trade & Customs; Financial Services & Taxation; Environment; Energy; Digital & Information Society; Health, Food & Products Safety; Euro, ECB & Economy; Future of Europe & Brexit
Media Coverage
23 March 2017
The Times
Bylined article by London Construction & Engineering partner Kwadwo Sarkodie and senior associate Joseph Otoo on England’s commercial courts rebranding to Business and Property Courts of England and Wales.
Newsletter
22 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Book
2017
Brochure
22 March 2017
Mayer Brown Brochure
To successfully deliver connected and autonomous vehicles, automakers need to build commercial relationships, comply with new safety regulations and address cybersecurity and privacy risks. Mayer Brown’s Connected & Autonomous Vehicles group provides clients with integrated, practical advice in negotiations, regulatory compliance and internal governance tailored to the needs of the automotive industry.
Newsletter
21 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
News Releases
20 March 2017
Mayer Brown JSM announced today that it advised the sellers on the majority sale of PRASAC Microfinance Institution (PRASAC) in one of the most significant transactions in Cambodia to date.
Newsletter
20 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Newsletter
17 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Newsletter
16 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
News Releases
15 March 2017
Mayer Brown announced today that it represented the underwriters on an offering by Starbucks Corporation of approximately JPY¥85 billion/US$736 million of bonds. The proceeds of the offering will be used to make investments in eligible sustainability projects. The transaction marks the first “sustainability bond” issued in the Japanese market.
Newsletter
15 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Media Coverage
15 March 2017
Global Capital (subscription required)
Ed Parker, global co-head of the Derivatives & Structured Products practice, and head of the firm’s Banking & Finance practice in London, is quoted in an article on the launch of a new service which allows for US assets to be used a collateral in European OTC derivative transactions.
Newsletter
14 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Legal Update
14. März 2017
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Nachdem das Bundesministerium der Justiz und für Verbraucherschutz bereits im März 2015 einen Referentenentwurf hinsichtlich eines Gesetzes zur Verbesserung der Rechtssicherheit bei Anfechtungen nach der Insolvenzordnung und nach dem Anfechtungsgesetz vorgelegt hatte, hat der Bundestag den Gesetzesentwurf am 16. Februar 2017 verabschiedet. Nachdem der Bundesrat beschlossen hat, keinen Antrag auf Anrufung des Vermittlungsausschusses zu stellen, ist davon auszugehen, dass das Gesetz noch im ersten Halbjahr 2017 in Kraft treten wird. Im Folgenden werden die wesentlichen Änderungen und deren mögliche Auswirkungen auf die Praxis aufgezeigt.
Media Coverage
14 March 2017
Commercial Risk Africa
Construction & Engineering partner Kwadwo Sarkodie (London) is quoted in this article discussing the International Arbitration Bill expected to be enacted by The South African government.
Newsletter
13 March 2017
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Media Coverage
13 March 2017
Khaleej Times
Construction & Engineering partner Kwadwo Sarkodie (London) is quoted in this article discussing the use of 3D printing in Dubai's construction industry.
Legal Update
March 2017
Mayer Brown Legal Update
On 20 February, the Department for Work and Pensions published a green paper on security and sustainability in DB pension schemes. Among other things, the paper aims to identify issues undermining confidence in the current DB pensions system in the UK and possible solutions. The paper looks at four areas – funding and investment, employer contributions and affordability, member protection, and consolidation of schemes.
Media Coverage
11 March 2017
Arbitration International (subscription required)
Bylined article by London Construction & Engineering partner Kwadwo Sarkodie and senior associate Joseph Otoo on the Getma v Republic of Guinea case and looks at what lessons may be drawn for African arbitration.
Legal Update
March 2017
Mayer Brown Legal Update
In Sinocore International Co Ltd v RBRG Trading (UK) Ltd, the English Commercial Court granted permission for the enforcement of a foreign arbitral award despite allegations that the transaction in question had been “tainted” by fraud. The fraudulent action of one of the parties did not prevent it from pursuing a claim for a separate breach of a lawful
contract which had caused its loss.
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