Cyberattacks make companies and governments WannaCry
15.05.2017 |Cyber Security, Aviation, Business & Finance, Commercial Disputes, Energy, Insurance & Reinsurance, International Trade & Commodities, Shipping, Yachts and Superyachts
Whilst the reaction from both mainstream and social media was one of shock at the extent of this weekend’s global cyber-attack, for those working within cyber-security it came as little surprise.
English Commercial Court enforces obligation to resolve disputes by friendly discussion prior to arbitration
07.07.2014 |Commercial Disputes
Multi-tiered dispute resolution clauses whereby parties are required to mediate prior to arbitration or litigation have been common currency for some time and the English courts have previously grappled with the extent to which such clauses are little more than unenforceable agreements to negotiate as a result of the decision in Walford v Miles.