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A quick summary of the potential impacts and what Contractors and Clients should look out for in light of COVID-19 under popular construction contracts.
Spanish legal remedies in case of force majeure or similar in Spain.
This note considers the effect of COVID-19 on contractual relationships with a focus on force majeure and the doctrine of frustration under English law.
This article outlines what we expect that the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, will include within the Wage Subsidy to be announced today. It looks at what other Governments have done and what the UK might implement.
Listen to our webinar where we will discuss the main challenges facing employers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
On 1 January 2020, the global cap on allowable sulphur oxides (SOx) content in bunker fuel reduced from 3.50% m/m (by mass) to 0.50% m/m pursuant to Regulation 14.1.3 of Annex VI of the International Maritime Organization's (IMO's) International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships ("IMO 2020").
LexisNexis Middle East’s Head of Publishing, Hussain Hadi, took time out at the Qatar Business Law Forum to chat with Kirk Durrant, Managing Partner at DWF’s Qatar office. They discussed DWF’s recent establishment and growth in Qatar, how the practice of law is changing and the role of AI.
Whilst it is recognised the transfer of risk to construction contractors has become excessive, in the absence of any unified sector initiatives will it require the insurance market to drive the change?
DWF (Middle East) LLP in conjunction with Alvarez & Marsal and Thomson Reuters hosted the second session of their Restructuring and Insolvency Breakfast Series on Monday 4 November 2019 which focused on Developing Claims and Seeking Recoveries in Distressed Situations.