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  1. Legal news
    02 April 2020
    COVID-19: Consequences for dispute resolution in Germany
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/germany/covid-19-consequences-for-dispute-resolution-in-germany

    The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has far-reaching consequences for the accessibility of justice and alternative forms of dispute resolution in Germany. In this article, we will provide you with an update on the ...

  2. Legal news
    02 November 2020
    UK: High Court rules in favour of insurer on physical damage in COVID-19 business interruption insurance claim
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/uk/high-court-rules-in-favour-of-insurer-on-physical

    The recent High Court judgment in TKC London Limited v Allianz Insurance plc [2020] EWHC 2710 (Comm) suggests that policyholders will find it difficult to make successful claims for COVID-19 losses where their insurance ...

  3. Legal news
    06 November 2020
    Enka v Chubb Revisited: The UK Supreme Court settles the proper approach to the law governing an arbitration agreement
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/uk/enka-v-chubb-revisited

    This Judgment is an essential read for arbitration practitioners and provides vital guidance on what happens when there is no clear choice of law in an arbitration agreement. Enka also acts as a stark warning against ...

  4. Legal news
    12 November 2020
    UK: High Court decides that timing of coronavirus restrictions was not a relevant force majeure event entitling termination of aircraft lease
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/high-court-decides-that-timing-of-coronavirus-restrictions

    A number of disputes which stem from the coronavirus pandemic are starting to reach the English courts. It is apparent that in some of these cases the pandemic has provided an excuse for one party to try and terminate ...

  5. Legal news
    01 August 2019
    Will the proposed modernisation of the ECT clip the wings of European investor-state arbitration?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/will-the-proposed-modernisation-of-the-ect-clip-the-wings-of-european-investor-state-arbitration

    The proposed modernisation of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) received an important boost on 15 July 2019. The EU Foreign Affairs Council, together with the Member States who are parties to the Energy Charter Treaty ...

  6. Legal news
    14 May 2020
    Brexit: Cross Border Disputes – What will change and ways to mitigate your risk
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/brexit-what-we-know-about-cross-border-disputes-implications

    The UK exited the EU on 31 January 2020 and has entered into a transition period that is due to end on 31 December 2020, unless extended.