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How “sharp are the teeth” of a freezing order? English Commercial Court addresses the disclosure obligations under a worldwide freezing order

23 March 2018
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Freezing orders can be potent weapons in the arsenal of litigant financial institutions in circumstances where the defendants they are pursuing may seek to
dissipate their assets or put those assets beyond the reach of the claimant institution, thereby nullifying the value to the claimant of a successful award.


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