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

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • 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

General counsel update September 2014

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

The Delaware quarterly April - June 2014

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • 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

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

International Regulatory Update 23-27 September 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • Australia, China, European Union, Germany, Global, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 1 2013

The UK government has launched a legal challenge with the European Courts of Justice (ECJ) on the remuneration provisions under the Capital

Delaware corporate law and litigation: what happened in 2013 and what it means for you in 2014

  • DLA Piper LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 30 2014

The Delaware Court of Chancery and the Delaware Supreme Court have maintained a balance in the application of these laws between entrepreneurship by

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

  • Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • 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