The Dispute Resolution Review offers a guide to those who are faced with disputes that
frequently cross international boundaries. As is often the way in law, difficult and complex problems can be solved in a number of ways, and this edition demonstrates that there are many different ways to organise and operate a legal system successfully
Despite the level of global uncertainty in 2016, market participants were active across various jurisdictions, which led to a very strong year for M&A activity. Many markets and sectors recorded peak dealmaking as investors sought out new opportunities, even if the year did not quite replicate 2015’s year of mega-deals’. A mixture of currency fluctuations and access to cheap debt meant that companies looked to acquire their desired targets.