Contracts Law in UK Law
IT Contracts Case Law Update: Allocation of Delivery Risk
The Scottish Courts have given an interesting decision in relation to IT contracts, relating to the allocation of delivery risk between supplier and customer and the importance of doing what it say...
TRANSACTIONAL: Choice of law in international contracts: An English law primer
With the increasing globalization of business, companies are regularly faced with choosing governing law for cross-border construction contracts. Invariably, for private international law, English ...
Status of cryptoassets and smart contracts under English law
On 18 November 2019, the UK Jurisdiction Taskforce published an authoritative statement on the legal status of cryptoassets and smart contracts under English law. This is a leading development for ...
- The Law Commission Is Looking At Smart Contracts And Digital Assets: Is The Law Ready?
UK Law Commission Announces Projects on Accommodating Smart Contracts and Digital Assets into English Law
The U.K. Law Commission has announced two new projects designed to ensure that English law is able to accommodate smart contracts and digital assets.
Contractual stays in financial contracts governed by third-country law
The Banking Act 2009 (the Act) gives the Bank of England (BoE), as resolution authority, the power to suspend (or stay) temporarily the termination rights of a party to a contract with a firm in re...
- 2019 Sourcing And Commercial Contracts Case Law Round Up
- 'Smart Contracts': Where Law Meets Technology
English Law Reinsurance Contracts May Not Cover Asbestos or Other U.S. Liabilities
In the words of the Court of Appeal in Faraday Reinsurance Co Ltd v Howden North America Inc & Anor  EWCA Civ 980 (20 July 2012), "it would be idle to pretend that the English courts...
- New Law Threatens Signed Contracts
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