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U.S. Chamber of Commerce files amicus brief on arbitration issues in key California Supreme Court case
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2013

In the wake of AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, the California Supreme Court granted review in three cases involving significant arbitration issues


Ninth Circuit invalidates employer’s arbitration agreement as unconscionable and allows putative class action to proceed
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2013

The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court invalidated an employer’s arbitration agreement because it was both procedurally and


Supreme Court rejects challenge to arbitration agreements
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2013

The Supreme Court's decision today in American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant (pdf), No. 12-133, eliminated the last significant obstacle


The adjudicator who changed his mind
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2013

Vertase and Squibb fought out two adjudications. In the first, the adjudicator apparently decided that Vertase, the main contractor, could not deduct


Myanmar agrees to become a signatory to the New York Convention
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Myanmar
  • March 14 2013

On 6 March 2013, Myanmar's Parliament voted in favour of Myanmar becoming a signatory to the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign


Supreme Court hears argument in class arbitration case, Oxford Health Plans v. Sutter
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • March 25 2013

The Supreme Court heard oral argument earlier today in Oxford Health Plans LLC v. Sutter, No. 12-135, on whether the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA"


After the adjudicator’s decision when can you set-off?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2013

For the party on the wrong end of an adjudication award, the idea of setting-off other claims (such as liquidated damages), against the award is


Guide to doing business in Hong Kong
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • March 6 2014

The People’s Republic of China (PRC) resumed its sovereignty over Hong Kong when the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the PRC was


What’s new in the “final draft” LCIA Arbitration Rules?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2014

The Drafting Committee of the LCIA Court has circulated a "final draft" of the much anticipated new Arbitration Rules (Draft Rules) for consideration


Another California court does backflips to thwart arbitration and elevate the class-action device
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 15 2014

The hostility of some California courts to arbitrationand their resistance to preemption under theFederal Arbitration Act (FAA)has