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Ninth Circuit narrows California exception to arbitration agreements, but puts off deciding whether FAA preempts the exception altogether

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • USA
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  • April 11 2013

Earlier today, the Ninth Circuit issued its en banc opinion in Kilgore v. KeyBank NA. The court had granted en banc review to decide whether the

No-dispute false start sees adjudication claim eliminated

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 26 2013

A party to a Housing Grants Act construction contract can refer a dispute to adjudication "at any time", but before starting an adjudication it is

Podcast: episode 1 - the view from Mayer Brown

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Global
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  • July 1 2013

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How to draft fair and enforceable consumer and employee arbitration agreements

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 1 2013

We frequently help companies address how to manage dispute resolution with their customers and employeesand in particular, how to make use of

Recent developments in mediation

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • September 2 2013

The following provides an update of recent developments in mediation in Hong Kong, including the establishment of the Hong Kong Mediation

Supreme Court appears poised to reject Second Circuit’s articulation of “effective vindication of federal statutory rights” defense for avoiding class arbitration waivers

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 28 2013

Yesterday, my colleagues and I attended oral arguments before the Supreme Court in American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant, No. 12-133, in

Anti-suit injunctions: the ECJ decision of 10 February 2009 in the West Tankers case

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • European Union
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  • August 10 2009

In a landmark decision, the European Court of Justice (the "ECJ") has decided that courts in countries within the European Union cannot prevent parties from issuing court proceedings in other Member States simply on the basis that the dispute arises under a contract which includes an arbitration agreement

Dubai: a regional arbitration centre?

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • August 10 2009

Following the recent establishment of the LCIA-DIFC Centre at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), Dubai now has two international arbitration centres

US courts wrestle with “manifest disregard” after Hall Street

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 10 2009

The Federal Arbitration Act (FAA), the primary arbitration statute in the United States, provides four narrow grounds for vacating an arbitration award a party’s procurement of the award through fraud; evident partiality on the part of the arbitrators; misconduct by the arbitrators; and where the arbitrators exceeded their authority

New German arbitration rules meant to expedite proceedings

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Germany
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  • August 10 2009

One of the most important advantages of arbitration, when compared to litigation, is supposed to be speed