Legal case studies

Engineering your terms; disputes in manufacturing

Posted by Rebecca Green on March 13 2017 in Commercial litigation & dispute resolution, Debt recovery, Manufacturing

We were recently instructed by one of our long-standing manufacturing clients in a dispute regarding unpaid invoices. The client is a subsidiary company of a large engineering group based locally. They specialise in providing customer support, from manufacture to sale of goods and post-sales service, for various market-leading machine tool brands.

Secured financing structure

Posted by Christopher Jones on March 7 2017 in Banking & finance

Wright Hassall LLP advised HWSIL Finance Co Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hadrian’s Wall Secured Investments Limited (HWSIL), a main market London Stock Exchange-listed investment company - on a £5 million lending deal to XL Cars.

Acted for a housing developer on a land purchase structured in an unusual and inventive way

Posted by Christopher Jones on September 11 2015 in Banking & finance

Our Banking & Finance team acted for a housing developer on a land purchase that had to be structured in an unusual and inventive way. Our client (the “Purchaser”) entered into a land purchase contract in 2010 that obliged it to purchase land from a company (the “Seller”) in three phases; two phases had been completed already and the third constituted our transaction.

Disputes are no game

Posted by Nathan Talbott on June 17 2015 in Digital gaming

Our client’s position was that the deliverables worked on the representative hardware, whereas the development company said that when the software was used on the hardware at their office, there were coding errors.