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Resolving business disputes in Florida: litigate or arbitrate?

  • Berger Singerman LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 11 2014

Arbitration for years has been lauded as a less costly, more expedient means to resolve commercial disputes: shorter deadlines, dedicated arbiter(s

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

Ninth Circuit affirms district court’s refusal to enforce arbitration clause in Barnes & Noble’s browsewrap agreementconspicuous hyperlinks to terms of use, ‘without more,’ is insufficient

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 25 2014

E-commerce forges ahead as many consumers' preferred way of buying things, and the law is evolving to meet the demands of advancing technology while

Force majeure in tumultuous times: impracticability as the new impossibility

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 13 2012

Force majeure clauses excuse a party from performance if some unforeseen event beyond its control prevents performance of its contractual obligations

How to lose $4 million when firing an executive what happens when it all goes wrong?

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 11 2011

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The “BULK Uruguay” - charterers fail to establish anticipatory breach of contract

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2014

In the recent case of the "BULK URUGUAY", the Court examined whether anticipatory breach of contract can arise purely on the basis of future

New AAA Consumer Arbitration Rules go into effect September 1

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 25 2014

The American Arbitration Association (AAA) has released a set of stand-alone rules that apply to arbitrations involving consumer disputes. The rules

Viacom Int'l, Inc. v. Winshall: Delaware Supreme Court reinforces accounting experts' authority to decide purchase price disputes, restricting collateral attack by disgruntled parties

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2013

On July 16, the Delaware Supreme Court published an opinion that confirms and clarifies the scope of an accounting expert's authority to resolve

New Ninth Circuit opinion requires companies seeking to enforce arbitration to pay 'Sirius' attention to contract formation

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

On November 10, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit continued its recent trend of declining to enforce arbitration clauses after

Second Circuit raises the threshold required to show personal jurisdiction over a corporate defendant in New York, insisting that the defendant must be “at home” in the jurisdiction rather than simply “doing business” there

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 29 2014

Sonera Holding B.V. (“Sonera”), a Dutch holding corporation, brought suit in the Southern District of New York to enforce a final arbitration award