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The English High Court has ruled that a charter company was in breach of contract when it failed to provide cargoes to a ship owner – but that the contract’s ‘force majeure’ clause means it escapes paying damages. 24 Sep 2018
The use of electronic signatures (e-signatures) can prove that data processing contracts have been concluded and their terms agreed to, the EU's justice commissioner has said. 12 Sep 2018
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This article is based on UK law. It was last reviewed in June 2008. Stop for just a moment and think. The facilities management contract you are about to enter into will come to an end. The worst...
This guide was last updated in February 2008. It is based on the laws in the UK (and it explains differences between the position in England and Wales and the position in Scotland). See also: Onlin...
This guide is based on the law of the UK. It was last updated February 2008. The ability to form contracts online has revolutionised the way business is conducted. In the UK, almost all types of...
The UK government has introduced draft legislation aimed at making it easier for businesses to access invoice finance. 12 Sep 2018
The Court of Appeal (CoA) has dismissed an appeal in which the Republic of Kazakhstan (RoK) and its national bank argued that their custodian bank, Bank of New York Mellon (BNYM), had acted in breach of contract by freezing their assets in accordance with... 26 Jun 2018
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