Topic: Trials

ENRC: former Dechert partner lied about contact with company’s compliance head

Eurasian mining company ENRC has accused former Dechert partner Neil Gerrard of lying under oath during his cross-examination in a long-running malpractice lawsuit.

08 July 2021

Former Deutsche Bank trader appeals against spoofing conviction

07 July 2021

Former Dechert partner denies unprofessional behaviour

Dechert’s former co-head of investigations has denied threatening ENRC executives and the Eurasian mining company’s legal team while he conducted an investigation into suspicions of bribery.

07 July 2021

Gerrard denies giving private SFO number to ENRC insider

A former lawyer for Eurasian mining company ENRC has rejected allegations that he gave the personal phone number of an SFO official to the company’s outgoing head of compliance to help him leak confidential information to the agency.

06 July 2021

All contact with the SFO was authorised, Gerrard tells court

The former co-head of investigations at Dechert has denied improperly liaising with the Serious Fraud Office while representing Eurasian mining company ENRC as it investigated allegations of foreign bribery.

05 July 2021

Gerrard denies plot to ramp up ENRC legal fees

Neil Gerrard, a former Dechert partner, has told a London court that he vehemently denies saying that he planned to “screw” mining company Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation for millions in legal costs.

30 June 2021

South African court sentences Zuma to prison for dodging corruption inquiry

29 June 2021

Brazil’s Supreme Court confirms Lula’s acquittal

24 June 2021

Former ENRC chairman was unfazed by Dechert lawyer’s behaviour

An ex-chairman of Eurasian miner ENRC told a London court he received no indication that Neil Gerrard had liaised improperly with the SFO when the Dechert lawyer was representing the company.

23 June 2021

Court documents shed light on Swedish Ericsson bribery case

Four former executives of Stockholm-based telecommunications company Ericsson allegedly took part in a scheme to bribe Djibouti's attorney general, according to Swedish court documents.

23 June 2021

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