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Force majeure in tumultuous times: impracticability as the new impossibility

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

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

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
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  • 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

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

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 11 2011

I usually work as a defense attorney

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

The Delaware quarterly April - June 2014

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2014

The Delaware Supreme Court and Delaware Court of Chancery are generally regarded as the country's premier business courts, and their decisions carry

New AAA Consumer Arbitration Rules go into effect September 1

  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • 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

Time to dust off your contracts given AAA's new rules for fixed time and cost construction arbitration

  • Smith Currie & Hancock
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 27 2014

On June 15, 2014, the American Arbitration Association (AAA) released its Supplementary Rules for Fixed Time and Cost Arbitration. These new optional

Contracting in a globalized world: how to protect your company from disputes with an international counterparty

  • Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 19 2013

This article provides a number of practical tips to consider when drafting a contract with an international counterparty. In this global economy, even

California Supreme Court grants review in consumer arbitration decision, Sanchez v. Valencia Holding Company

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2012

Yesterday, March 21, the California Supreme Court granted review in Sanchez v. Valencia Holding Company, previously cited at (2011) 201 Cal.App.4th 74

Arbitration clause incorporated by reference in contract is enforceable

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 31 2012

Granting a motion to dismiss a putative class action in favor of arbitration in Wendrovsky v. Chase Paymentech,No. 12-Civ.-00704 (S.D.N.Y. Oct. 15