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District court rules that plaintiff's "public policy" defense is not a legitimate defense under the New York Convention at the arbitration-enforcement stage, and grants defendant's motion to compel arbitration

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

Plaintiff Micko Azavedo, an Indian citizen, sued Defendant Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. ("Royal Caribbean") claiming that he was injured while

District court dismisses suit for lack of diversity jurisdiction where American citizen residing in Germany produced evidence sufficient to rebut the presumption that he was domiciled in Pennsylvania

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

Plaintiff Carolyn Freidrich brought suit against Defendant Thomas Davis in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, alleging

Yale University granted summary judgment on defendant’s counterclaims related to Yale’s possession of van Gogh’s The Night Cafe because court found the act of state doctrine precluded any challenge to Yale’s lawful ownership of the painting.

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

Defendant’s great-grandfather was an art collector in Russia during the early 20th century. When the Bolsheviks came to power in 1917, they

Fifth Circuit allows personal jurisdiction over a Chinese drywall manufacturer based on the actions of its wholly-owned subsidiary

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

Defendants-Appellants are two Chinese companies that manufacture and sell drywall: Taishan Gypsum Company, Limited (“TG”) and Tai’an Taishan

Tesla Motors Inc. sued for infringement in China

  • RK Dewan & Co
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  • China, India
  • -
  • July 29 2014

Tesla Motors Inc. sued for infringement in China In what appears to be a classic case of trademark trolling and is a surprising development, Tesla

Greece is the word: a commercial interpretation of settlement provisions

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 29 2014

A recent Court of Appeal decision has highlighted the importance of well-drafted settlement agreements and, in particular, their effect on the

Termination for convenience clauses: a limitation of liability by the backdoor

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 29 2014

A recent unreported decision in the Commercial Court may have significant implications for parties to construction contracts containing termination

An oral exclusive licence can provide standing in Australian infringement proceedings

  • Houlihan2
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  • Australia
  • -
  • July 29 2014

In Damorgold Pty Ltd v JAI Products Pty Ltd (No 3) 2014, the Court considered whether one of the Applicants in earlier patent infringement

Second Circuit Court of Appeals finds that Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations statute can apply extraterritorially and that the European Community qualifies as a "foreign state" for purposes of federal diversity jurisdiction

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

The European Community and twenty-six of its member states sued RJR Nabisco ("RJR") under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations statute

Kentucky court rules that it can set aside order compelling arbitration after the arbitrator has rendered a final decision if there is insufficient proof of a valid arbitration agreement

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

James Taylor sued Chase Bank for damages alleging that the bank had violated the Uniform Commercial Code when it failed to pay or return a