The Mining, Agriculture and Construction (MAC) Protocol (the so-called Pretoria Protocol) developed by the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) is an international treaty
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Benchmark reform: the impact of LIBOR transition on the African project finance market
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LIBOR (the London interbank offered rate) is a benchmark interest rate which is supposed to represent the rate at which banks lend to one another in the international interbank market for short-term loans.
Coronavirus outbreak: The legal implications
Companies globally are being impacted by the coronavirus outbreak, through both the labor market and their supply chain.
Nigerian merger control regime takes shape but material questions remain
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (the Commission), the Nigerian competition authority, has taken a number of measures to implement the Nigerian merger control regime.
Kenya recognises supremacy of COMESA merger control regime
As part of a package of reforms, the supremacy of the COMESA merger control regime has finally been recognised in Kenya.
New FIDIC contracts launched in 2019 (and more on the horizon)
The engineering and construction contracts published by FIDIC, the International Federation of Consulting Engineers, continue to serve as the pre-eminent standard form agreements used on international projects.
Staying faithful: English Court’s termination of North Sea operatorship makes waves
A fortnight ago, the English Commercial Court handed down judgment in TAQA Bratani Ltd v RockRose UKCS8 LLC  EWHC 58.
Equator Principles: Version 4
Norton Rose Fulbright has advised the Equator Principles Association (EPA) as counsel for the legal review of the fourth Equator Principles (EP4).
UK Supreme Court ruling on parent company liability for acts of its overseas subsidiaries
An important decision from 2019 and one that will be of keen interest to UK companies with international operations