Cases & Deals

Procter & Gamble succeeds in contractual dispute with SCA

Clients Procter & Gamble Company, The

Jones Day successfully advised The Procter & Gamble Company in the Court of Appeal in relation to a multi-million pound dispute with Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA concerning unpaid invoices arising out of transitional manufacturing arrangements relating to P&G's sale of its tissue towel business to SCA in 2007.

This was one of two successful representations of P&G in disputes arising out of this sale to SCA.

The Procter & Gamble Company and others v. Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA and others, ([2012] EWCA Civ 1413) (following on from successfully advising P&G at first instance in The Procter & Gamble Company and others v. Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA and others, [2012] EWHC 498 (Ch))