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Post-Covid commercial claims need conciliatory conclusions

Kathryn Britten, Managing Director at AlixPartners has written this article on the need for more mutually beneficial approaches to settling commercial disputes. An essential part of building back better will require fairer, less adversarial dispute resolution....

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How to approach a Facilitated Contract Renegotiation (FCR)

Facilitated Contract Renegotiation (FCR) can be a very useful way of resolving an issue between contract parties without triggering a formal dispute mechanism, thereby enabling the parties to continue their contractual relationship.  Here are some tips about how you...

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Contracts and business agreements in the time of Covid-19

The government has invested an unprecedented amount of public money into the Treasury to shore up the country not just once but again as we head into a second lockdowns. However, the reality is that some business casualties like Laura Ashley and Debenhams may have had...

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Business law: impact of Covid-19

There are very few, if any, areas of commercial life which have managed to escape the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and the measures taken around the world to seek to combat its spread.  As government initiatives to support businesses around the world inevitably...

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