NEW EVIDENCE – EPISODE 3

NEW EVIDENCE – EPISODE 3

ARBITRATION #99 Three points have emerged.The new evidence is important.Buyers’ new Executive came across the documents on a review of evidence.Buyers’ solicitors then failed to send the new evidence earlier. So Buyers’ advocate knows she is in...
THE STANDARD OF PROOF

THE STANDARD OF PROOF

COMMENT OF THE DAY #50 ARBITRATION Sellers + Buyers entered into an acquisition agreement. The purchase price required ‘a working capital adjustment’ to be ascertained by expert determination which “will be final + binding in the absence of manifest error”. There was...
SETTLEMENT DISCUSSIONS

SETTLEMENT DISCUSSIONS

You remember the problem? Party A authorises you to offer payment of £100,000 to settle a dispute. You then go to Party B but before you can convey the offer Party B informs you that they will accept £80,000. Ouch! You could go back to A and tell them that they can...