An update on the proposed introduction of a Collective Action for Damages in the Netherlands

In November 2016, the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice submitted unique draft legislation introducing collective damages actions in the Netherlands (the "Draft Legislation"). The...

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Why should a U.S. defendant be aware? Introduction of a European system for the attachment of bank accounts

As of January 18, 2017, a new uniform European procedure has applied, which is an efficient and speedy way to preserve funds held in bank accounts in cross-border cases.

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Court upholds Chevron awards

Dutch Court has rejected Ecuador's claim to set aside interim and partial awards in favour of Chevron relating to a pending arbitration on oil pollution in the Ecuadorian Amazon.

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Introduction of a European system for the attachment of bank accounts

The EAPO Regulation will apply which allows in cross-border cases for the preservation, in an efficient and speedy way, of funds held in bank accounts. The new European Account Preservation ...

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Court declares lack of jurisdiction in setting-aside proceedings after turning to New York Convention

In a May 25 2016 decision the Amsterdam District Court found that it had no jurisdiction over setting-aside proceedings challenging an arbitral award. According to Article 1074 of the Code...

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Getting The Deal Through – Financial Services Litigation 2016 – the Netherlands

This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Financial Services Litigation 2016, (published in August 2016; contributing editor: Damien Byrne Hill, Herbert Smith Freehills...

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Establishment of Netherlands Commercial Court

Establishment of Netherlands Commercial Court (NCC) to deal with large-scale and international commercial disputes.

It's official: the previously announced plans of the Dutch Council for...

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Enterprise Court sets aside arbitration clause

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