Jacob Grierson

Subscribe to Jacob Grierson's Posts
Jacob Grierson represents clients from numerous countries in a broad range of international arbitrations, including disputes arising out of the oil and gas, construction, pharmaceutical, telecom and internet industries. Jacob has represented clients in matters involving joint venture disputes, post-merger and acquisition disputes, licensing disputes and distribution and franchising disputes, among others. He has handled arbitrations in all of the major places of arbitration, although predominantly in London and Paris. Jacob has also represented clients in arbitration-related proceedings (including annulment applications) before the English and French courts. Read Jacob Grierson's full bio.

Application of Jurisdiction Clauses to Competition Damages Actions Depends on Cause of Action

By , and on Nov 13, 2018
Posted In Cartel Enforcement, EU Developments

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) recently ruled that a jurisdiction clause does not need to refer expressly to disputes arising from a breach of competition law where damages are claimed based on Art. 102 TFEU (i.e., for abuse of a dominant position). This contrasts with the ECJ’s position in follow-on cartel damages claims (under...

Continue Reading





Ranked In Chambers USA 2022
US Leading Firm 2022