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NLRB refuses to yield on anti-arbitration ruling despite near-unanimous rejection by courts
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2014

Today is Halloween, an occasion when our thoughts turn to jack o’lanterns, ghosts, and zombies. We are particularly fascinated by zombiesthe dead


Podcast: episode 1 - the view from Mayer Brown
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 22 2015

Ed Sautter, a partner in the Mayer Brown Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice in London, reviews recent cases in which finance documents have


Mayer Brown submits amicus brief for Chamber of Commerce in Tenth Circuit appeal involving excessive punitive damages
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2015

Although the Supreme Court's modern due process cases have given lower courts a framework for deciding whether an award of punitive damages is


Palestine acceeds to the New York Convention
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Palestine
  • March 18 2015

On 2 January 2015, Palestine Authority officials presented to the United Nations documents for accession to 16 international conventions and treaties


Will California strike again? The latest word from the California Supreme Court on enforcing arbitration agreements
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2013

The California Supreme Court has a long history of inventing new ruleseither from common law or as "glosses" on statutesto invalidate


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


Supreme Court issues narrow decision declining to overturn arbitrator’s ruling that silent arbitration clause permits class arbitration
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2013

We've previously blogged about the Supreme Court's grant of review and argument in Oxford Health Plans LLC v. Sutter. Today, the Supreme Court issued


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


Issues in relation to mining projects in Burkina Faso
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Burkina Faso
  • September 30 2014

Burkina Faso has been ranked by the Fraser Institute as one of the top five most attractive African countries for mining investment.It is becoming


Getting to yes: Ninth Circuit provides guidance on formation of browsewrap arbitration agreements
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2014

In the three years since AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, courts have largely been rejecting substantive attacks on arbitration agreements that waive