The UK Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in the case of Okpabi and others v Royal Dutch Shell Plc and another. This is an important decision that will be of interest to all UK headquartered companies operating in jurisdictions and industries where there is a higher risk of ESG-related issues arising. Although the
Contact: Read more about Jonathan Cohen
M&A, MAC and Covid-19: Travelport Limited and others v WEX Inc.
By Mark Stefanini & Jonathan Cohen on
Posted in Oil & Gas, Power, Renewables, Trade, UK
On 12 October 2020, the English High Court handed down judgment in respect of various preliminary issues in the case of Travelport Limited and others v WEX Inc. The dispute concerns the issue of whether or not the occurrence of the global COVID-19 pandemic engaged the material adverse effect (“MAE”) provisions in an SPA in …