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LIBOR cessation: demystifying the switch to risk-free rates

Dispute Resolution & Litigation

LIBOR cessation: demystifying the switch to risk-free rates

It’s official. On 5 March 2021 the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced that all LIBOR settings will either cease to be published by any administrator...

09 March 2021

Keepwell and carry on: enforcement of Keepwell deeds put to the test in China

Keepwell deeds, also known as letters of comfort, are a credit protection tool commonly used by Chinese companies issuing debt offshore.

23 February 2021

Singapore Expands Arbitration Options to Include Law of the Sea Disputes

This article was written by Patric McGonigal and Ramon Garcia-Gallardo.At a virtual ceremony on 11 June 2020, Singapore's Minister for Home Affairs and Law, K Shanmugam SC and...

22 June 2020

The more things change, the more they stay the same: Cross border litigation and arbitration post-Brexit

The UK officially left the European Union (“EU”) at 11pm on 31 January 2020

20 February 2020

Novel Coronavirus COVID-19: Force Majeure and Frustration under PRC, English and Hong Kong laws

As the coronavirus continues to roam around the world, we provide practical insights on the related force majeure and frustration laws.

20 February 2020

Five Elements for Chinese Companies trading with UK counterparts Part 5: Earth

In our work with international companies supplying goods to the UK, we see a number of common issues arising regularly.

18 October 2019

Five Elements for Chinese Companies trading with UK counterparts Part 4: Fire

In our work with international companies supplying goods to the UK, we see the same issues arising regularly.

17 October 2019

Five Elements for Chinese Companies trading with UK counterparts Part 3: Water

In our work with international companies supplying goods to the UK, we see a number of common issues arising regularly.

16 October 2019

Five Elements for Chinese Companies trading with UK counterparts Part 2: Wood

In our work with international companies supplying goods to the UK, we see a number of common issues arising regularly.

15 October 2019

Five Elements for Chinese Companies trading with UK counterparts Part 1: Gold

In our work with international companies supplying goods to the UK, we see a number of common issues arising regularly.

11 October 2019

Guide to the Criminal Finances Act

The Criminal Finances Act 2017 has, in a short period of time, established itself as a highly effective piece of legislation in the UK’s anti-money laundering regime

03 October 2019

UK Dispute Resolution Round-Up – Q3 2019

We highlight the key litigation news of Q3 2019.

02 October 2019

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