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Gordon Drakes

Parties which deliberately and wilfully breach contracts can rely on broad exclusion or limitation of liability clauses

Corporate & Commercial - United Kingdom
Fieldfisher LLP

A recent High Court case has provided reassurance that the courts will continue to respect and enforce clearly drafted exclusion and limitation of liability clauses, even broad ones, unless to do so would have the effect of excluding all liability for all breach or would reduce one party's obligations to a mere declaration of intent.

Geoffrey Conlin

New guidelines a turning point for large-risks insurance market

Insurance - Brazil
CAL - Costa, Albino & Lasalvia Advogados

The National Council of Private Insurance recently published Resolution 407/2021, establishing new guidelines for large-risks insurance contracts.

Martin André Dittmer

CAT upholds decision on tying in postal sector

Competition & Antitrust - Denmark
Gorrissen Federspiel

The Competition Appeals Tribunal recently upheld the Competition Council's finding that FK Distribution used its power on the market for the distribution of unaddressed mail (print circulars) to gain a competitive advantage, which was not based on its own merits, on the market for the distribution of digital circulars.

Patrick Rennie

Government launches new National Data Strategy Forum

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Wiggin LLP

A National Data Strategy Forum to help the country seize the opportunities of data has been announced by the government to help the United Kingdom become "the world's number one data destination".

Jeremy Snead

Approach to interest and costs in Section 238 proceedings confirmed

Litigation - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The Grand Court recently confirmed and clarified how interest on awards in Section 238 proceedings is to be calculated and how the costs of such proceedings are to be determined.

Maria Luisa Mendoza

New leadership brings changes to health regulation

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Mexico
Sanchez DeVanny Eseverri SC

Alejandro Ernesto Svarch-Pérez was recently appointed as the new head of the Federal Commission for the Protection Against Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS), the Mexican regulatory agency.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru