CCUK Finance Limited & another v Barclays Bank PLC

One Essex Court sponsors Commercial Litigation Summit

June 25 2019

One Essex Court is proud to be a Panel Sponsor of the Legal Business Commercial Litigation Summit, taking place on 1 July 2019 in London. The theme for this year’s Summit is “Turning points for the disputes scene”, and One Essex Court’s Sonia Tolaney QC will be chairing the first panel session of the day, covering “Courts across borders – an active dialogue”....

One Essex Court sponsors KNect 365 India Disputes Conference

June 14 2019

One Essex Court is proud to be the Platinum Sponsor of the inaugural KNect 365 India Disputes Conference, taking place from 26-27 June 2019 in London, and is delighted that two members of Chambers will be speaking at the event. Darius Khambata SC will consider “New Insolvency Regime: Was 2016 a Watershed Moment?” and Niranjan Venkatesan will join the panel discussing “The Utility of...

Glencore defeats SPA tax indemnity claim in the Court of Appeal

June 14 2019

Minera Las Bambas S.A. and anr v Glencore Queensland Ltd and ors [2019] EWCA Civ 972 The Court of Appeal has today handed down judgment on a claim brought under a tax indemnity contained within an SPA, in circumstances arising from the sale by Glencore to MMG of a company operating the Las Bambas copper mining project in the Apurímac region of Peru. The case concerned the effect of tax assessments...

Sonia Tolaney QC elected Chair of COMBAR

June 07 2019

One Essex Court congratulates Sonia Tolaney QC on her appointment as Chair of the Commercial Bar Association (COMBAR).  The appointment is for two years.  Sonia previously served as COMBAR Vice-Chair and Treasurer [2017-19] and as Secretary [2015-17].  Recognised as one of the leading silks at the Commercial Bar, Sonia’s work embraces a broad spectrum of specialist sectors including;...