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Arbitration and the New York Convention: an Alternative Route to Complex Litigation in a Globalised Climate
Arbitration and the New York Convention: an Alternative Route to Complex Litigation in a Globalised Climate

164 countries are parties to an international treaty named “Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards”. This...

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RPI: an index in decline? Revisions to the RPI Index and Consequences for Landlords, Tenants and Investors
RPI: an index in decline? Revisions to the RPI Index and Consequences for Landlords, Tenants and Investors

The RPI is commonly used as a statistic from which figures in leases including, but not limited to, service charge caps and ground rents, are...

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Leadership in the Age of Homeworking: What Steps Can Employers Take Now to Ensure Business Continuity in a Post-Covid 19 Era?
Leadership in the Age of Homeworking: What Steps Can Employers Take Now to Ensure Business Continuity in a Post-Covid 19 Era?

The abrupt, seismic shift to our every-day life, spurred by the Covid-19 pandemic, has catapulted a growing trend for flexible, remote working. Whi...

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Managing Disputes and Arbitration in London and New York
Managing Disputes and Arbitration in London and New York

As presented by Yisrael Hiller, Partner and Head of US Disputes at Asserson, at the “Managing Cross-Border Disputes” Conference, held at the office...

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Finding the Balance Between Regulation and Innovation in the FinTech Industry
Finding the Balance Between Regulation and Innovation in the FinTech Industry

Fintech Ladies IL is a network for women working in the Financial Technology (“FinTech”) industry. The network brings together women from diverse b...

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Can You Avoid Probate?
Can You Avoid Probate?

When one passes away, their property will, in most cases, be passed on to their beneficiaries under their will, if they have one. If they don't hav...

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Environmental Impact: A Warning
Environmental Impact: A Warning

Planning Permission for any large-scale development can be challenged if it is granted on the basis of no/inadequate Environmental Impact Assessmen...

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The Law Will Be With Us, Always
The Law Will Be With Us, Always

With Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker officially in cinemas, we have chosen to reminisce by re-reading the landmark UK judgment of LucasFilm Ltd v...

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Housing Supply in the Context of the London Plan Inspectors’ Report
Housing Supply in the Context of the London Plan Inspectors’ Report
The Planning Inspectorate’s panel report on the Mayor of London’s new London Plan has now been published. Whilst its recommendations are not bindin...
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Targeted Assassination – Is It Legal?
Targeted Assassination – Is It Legal?
Israel’s assassination of Palestinian Islamic Jihad commander Baha Abu al-Ata on 12 November 2019 once again highlights the importance of consideri...
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Alexa, Are You Listening?
Alexa, Are You Listening?
Tech giants Apple, Amazon, and Google have changed the world with their creation of “smart assistants”, summoned by phrases such as “Hey Siri”, “Al...
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The CJEU rules on the use of Facebook “Like” button and other third-party plug-ins
The CJEU rules on the use of Facebook “Like” button and other third-party plug-ins
Yesterday, 29 July 2019, the CJEU ruled in the case of Fashion ID, a German online clothing retailer, that embedding a social network plug-in on a...
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ICO Fines BA and Marriott
ICO Fines BA and Marriott
The news earlier this month regarding the two largest fines announced by the UK’s Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, one imposed on Britis...
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The Takeaway
The Takeaway
Ever since the introduction of GDPR on 25 May 2018, there seems to be a news story – often front page news – every day, relating to GDPR and data p...
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Asserson & Covid-19

In a very short space of time, the Corona Crisis has transformed life and business all over the world. Whilst we never anticipated a pandemic of this gravity,  we are very well prepared for it.

We would like to assure you that, irrespective of where you are located, service standards and communication channels will be maintained at the highest level. 

We are closely monitoring the Coronavirus as it progresses. For Covid-19 updates and insights click here.