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Allen & Overy's UK Finance Litigation Seminar Series - Autumn 2018/Winter 2019


A series of seminars designed to provide our clients with practical advice on pursuing and preventing litigation across the finance sector. 

All seminars will be of interest to business teams and in-house lawyers at financial institutions, funds and other investment firms, as well as insolvency practitioners. The talks will be delivered by Allen & Overy partners specialising in finance litigation and restructuring, banking and capital markets, together with leading barristers and market experts. 

​Insolvency litigation: how to navigate troubled waters 

Tuesday 11 September
From the long-running Lehman saga to highly expedited trials, we will show you how the right litigation strategy can protect your interests and maximize your claim. 

Bond litigation: playing hardball 

Thursday 18 October
Whether willing or unwilling, bondholders, issuers, and trustees are often ensconced in litigation before the English courts. In this seminar our litigation and capital markets specialists will explore the emerging issues facing those involved in bond litigation, from Brexit to jurisdiction disputes to secondary market liability, and give guidance and practical views on safely navigating this complex territory.

Mis-selling claims: 10 years on from the financial crisis 

Thursday 15 November
In this seminar, we explore the key principles that can be derived from the court’s approach to financial mis-selling claims over past decade, recent cases and potential areas for future disputes. We also offer practical tips for how to maximise your chances of avoiding mis-selling claims and successfully defending them.  

Look before you lend: top risks for lenders and how to manage them

Wednesday 5 December
In this seminar we will discuss the key legal issues and tactics commonly encountered in loan disputes. Our litigation and banking experts will share drafting tips and practical strategies that will help lenders avoid and manage litigation risks, or deploy them to their own advantage. 

Contentious derivatives: testing the ISDA Master Agreement 

Thursday 14 February
There has been more than a 500% rise in disputes in the English Courts related to derivatives since the financial crisis, with the ISDA Master Agreement subjected to an unprecedented level of judicial scrutiny. In this seminar our litigation and derivatives experts will explore the key practical lessons learnt from this wave of litigation for those working with, or litigating, the ISDA Master Agreement, and look to the future for issues on the horizon which may give rise to new challenges.
Timings for all seminars:
8.00am - Breakfast
8.30am-9.30am - Seminar
Venue for all seminars:
One Bishop's Square
E1 6AD​

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