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Limitations on liability exceptions for gross negligence and willful misconduct and the implications for outsourcing agreements
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2013

In outsourcing agreements, parties typically limit their liability to each other. The parties often exclude from those limitations on liability


What Does “Silent” Really Mean? An Overview of “Silent Second Lien” Loans in the US and Europe
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 16 2017

Many capital structures include one or more debt facilities that are junior to senior debt secured by the same assets or property. One such type of


Supreme Court Addresses FDCPATime-Barred Debts and PreemptionArbitration
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2017

Today, the Supreme Court held that a debt collector does not violate the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA) by knowingly attempting to


Fair Debt Collection Practices ActTime-Barred Debts
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2017

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) prohibits a debt collector from using a “false, deceptive, or misleading representation or means in


Federal Arbitration ActPreemption of State Law
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2017

The Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) requires courts to place arbitration provisions on an equal footing with other contract terms. In the decision under


US Employment Litigation Round-Up for April 2017
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2017

On April 7, 2017, a unanimous Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals panel in Santillan v. USA Waste of California, Inc., No. 15-55238, revived an age


U.S. President Trump Signs Executive Order Addressing Cybersecurity
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

On May 11, 2017, President Donald Trump signed Executive Order 13800 ("EO 13800"), titled "Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and


Punitive Damages Overkill Redux: J&J Hit With Another Massive Disproportionate Punitive Award In Talc Litigation
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

Just about a week after suffering its third punitive award in pelvic-mesh litigation, Johnson & Johnson found itself on the wrong end of a $105


Global Directions: Mobility Trends in May 2017
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Australia, Brazil, India, Malaysia, Netherlands, USA
  • May 11 2017

Mayer Brown's Global Directions is a summary of recent immigration and mobility trends arising in key jurisdictions around the globe. This high-level


Hague Securities Convention Goes into Effect in the United States
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2017

Most interests in securities and other financial assets are held indirectly through securities accounts with financial institutions acting as