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The Good Faith Problem

Chloë Bell and Saaman Pourghadiri discuss the ‘Good Faith Problem’ in our latest commercial webinar.

Chloë and Saaman examine case law surrounding the issue of good faith in commercial contracts. Chloë and Saaman discuss:

  • Construction and Implication of Terms
  • Good faith in Relational Contracts
  • Negotiations in Good Faith
  • Discretions
    • What they are
    • Identifying contractual discretions
    • Intensity of court review

Watch the webinar here:

About the presenters

Chloë Bell is regularly instructed in commercial and chancery matters. She has provided advice in a number of cases on the interpretation of contracts and has experience appearing led and as sole counsel in court on commercial matters, including acting on behalf of FXCM in the case of Shurbanova v FXCM [2017] EWHC 2133 which considered the issue of good faith and discretions.

Saaman Pourghadiri is regularly instructed in commercial, chancery and regulatory disputes with work often involving the intersection of these fields and multiple jurisdictions. He has particular expertise in pensions, civil fraud, banking/financial services, and professional negligence matters. He is ranked in the directories for commercial disputes, where he is described as “a rising star” and “great to deal with, very hard-working and clever. His attention to detail is fantastic.”

Find Out More

If you would like to discuss any of the issues covered in this webinar please contact Chloë or Saaman directly or via their practice management team; David Smith on (+44 (0)20 7427 4905) or Colin Bunyan on +44 (0)20 7427 4886. You can also find out more about Outer Temple’s Commercial practice on our expertise page.

Outer Temple Chambers offers a commercial of e-newsletter, providing in-depth case reviews and law updates, latest news and events. You can sign up to receive The View from Outer Temple here.

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