Legal and Financial Risk - November 2014

Hogan Lovells Legal and Financial Risk is a bi-monthly newsletter on recent legal developments that will impact upon corporates and financial institutions.

In this issue:

  • Landmark decision allowing issuer of securitisation to claim against a valuer
  • Credit Suisse succeeds in establishing remedy for breach of contractual undertakings
  • High Court decides in favour of business common sense construction of indemnity clause
  • English law contractual duty of good faith ready for take-off?
  • "Without prejudice" correspondence is not without prejudice unless a genuine dispute as to liability exists
  • EU 'recasts' its rules on jurisdiction and enforcing judgments
  • Regulatory round up
  • Overview of Fair and Effective Markets Review and Financial Stability Board proposals on the regulation of the Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities markets
  • Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill - Register of people with significant control
  • Commercial Court considers cross jurisdictional enforcement of New York Convention awards
  • LCIA publishes new arbitration rules
  • New York’s highest court upholds the "separate entity" rule, protecting non-US banks from extraterritorial restraints on customer accounts served on their New York branches by judgment creditors

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