Watson Farley & Williams and UniCredit had the pleasure of hosting the first ever Munich Hydrogen Summit on 30 June 2022, a hybrid event focussing on hydrogen projects, investments and financing. Speakers from major industry players, technology providers and developers as well as financing experts shared their insights, with Watson Farley & Williams providing regulatory expertise.
In Commercial Disputes Weekly we consider a crucial decision holding the UK Government to account for failing to comply with its obligations to achieve net zero. We also look at the ever controversial issue of liquidated damages, a stealth jurisdiction argument and an unsuccessful challenge to the Court of Appeal’s approach to allowing grounds of appeal.
Employment contracts require adaption – transparent and predictable working conditions in the European Union26 July 2022
On 1 August 2022, changes to the Proof of Employment Act will come into force, which will have far-reaching consequences for the design of new employment contracts – but also for existing employment relationships.
Read the sixty fourth edition of our weekly update of Italian labour law.
In the second part of our series of articles on offshore wind and the maritime sector, London Partners Richard Smith explore the financing and bankability of offshore wind installation vessels.
A few firsts this week with the successful recovery by a building owner of the costs of replacing cladding post Grenfell and the first decision under the coronavirus rent arbitration scheme. Commercial Disputes Weekly also discusses a key decision in the ongoing quest for recompense by the victims of the Fundao Dam disaster and a Court of Appeal decision in relation to apparent bias.
Read the sixty third edition of our weekly update of Italian labour law.
This article reviews SHIPSALE 22 – BIMCO’s new standard form for ship sale and purchase agreements – in general and analysis of its key differences compared to the Norwegian Salesform 2012.
This is a tabular overview of the article titled ‘SHIPSALE 22 – Clause Commentary’.
Developments in the London Listing Markets: reform of UK prospectus regime and other developments13 July 2022
This article reports on recent developments, focussing on the government’s proposed major overhaul of the UK prospectus regime.