05/12 Take it or leave it and Economic Duress

Commodities in Focus briefing note

A problem frequently faced in turbulent markets is that of a guilty contracting party threatening to breach, or actually breaching, a contract with an innocent contracting party. Where performance of the contract is critical to enable the innocent party to mitigate and protect against losses (or, indeed, where the innocent party needs to maintain its reputation), this problem is exacerbated. To find out more download our briefing note.

Download pdf

"SH are the closest thing to having an extended in-house legal team. Their commercial advice fits seamlessly into our business."

Chambers UK 2012

"It's the teamwork which impresses most. It's a seamless and effective operation and there's no other team I'd rather work with."

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2012

"A fabulous presence in Asia"

Legal 500 UK 2012