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CFPB Shows Grit; Issues Rule Curtailing Financial Arbitration
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

The CFPB today issued a consumer-friendly rule that is likely to significantly curtail the use of arbitration in consumer financial agreements. That


Employment & labor law in the USA
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • Global, USA
  • July 6 2017

A structured guide to employment and labor law in the USA


Force majeure in tumultuous times: impracticability as the new impossibility
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2012

Force majeure clauses excuse a party from performance if some unforeseen event beyond its control prevents performance of its contractual obligations


Myanmar Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • Global, Myanmar, USA
  • January 5 2017

On 30 March 2016, president Htin Kyaw was sworn in and a new civilian government took office. This marked the end of a transitional period of nearly


Doing Business in Sudan after the Lifting of US Trade Sanctions
  • Amereller
  • Sudan, USA
  • January 25 2017

One of the last actions of the Obama administration was to suspend US sanctions against Sudan. This brings opportunities for many international


The importance of clear contract terms
  • Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C.
  • USA
  • February 6 2017

Many legal battles in the construction industry revolve around contract interpretation disputes. Care in contract drafting is a valuable way to avoid


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


How to lose $4 million when firing an executive what happens when it all goes wrong?
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 11 2011

I usually work as a defense attorney


Time to dust off your contracts given AAA's new rules for fixed time and cost construction arbitration
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

On June 15, 2014, the American Arbitration Association (AAA) released its Supplementary Rules for Fixed Time and Cost Arbitration. These new optional


SDNY Refuses to Enforce Uber’s Online “Sign-In-Wrap” Terms, Arbitration Provision and Jury Waiver Clause
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2016

On July 29, 2016, the Southern District of New York, in Meyer v. Kalanick, refused to enforce mandatory arbitration and jury waiver provisions