Briefings

Asian Financing for Global Shipping – ECA Finance, Chinese and Japanese Leasing

18 September 2018

Watson Farley & William's Madeline Leong discusses the current and future state of Asian financing for global shipping with Marine Money.

Court of Appeal gives boost to legal professional privilege

12 September 2018

The English Court of Appeal in The Director of the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) v Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation Limited (ENRC) held that documents created in internal investigations were protected by litigation privilege. Thomas Ross and Kimberley Smith discuss.

Ground rent transactions in commercial real estate

10 September 2018

In our new briefing, Tom Jarvis and Hetan Ganatra discuss the increasingly common ground rent transactions and the practical benefits this transaction may have on real estate owners and companies.

Under what circumstances may a tribunal grant security for costs in investment treaty arbitration? (Manuel García Armas v Venezuela)

7 September 2018

Elvezio Santarelli and Monica Selvini assess the impact of the security for costs decision in Manuel García Armas v Venezuela.

New procedures for lessors to deregister aircraft in Thailand

6 September 2018

Alan Polivnick and Nicharee Musikapraphan outline the key focus of Regulation 11, which was issued by The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand earlier this year. The briefing discusses the Regulation's changes in relation to the deregistration of Thai registered aircraft.

The new movables pledge law: and what it means for secured lending in the UAE

4 September 2018

In this briefing, Michael Savva and Alice Atkinson discuss the new regime for the registration of mortgages over movable assets in the UAE.