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Arbitration Provisions Mauled by Consumer Watchdog
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2016

Companies offering payment services or financial products to consumers are facing a proposed rule from the CFPB that would prohibit class action


7th Cir. Holds Customer Did Not Agree to Online Contract, Adopts ‘Reasonable Communicativeness’ Test
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently held that, under Illinois law, a website must provide a user reasonable notice that use of


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


Hooli needs new lawyers on “Silicon Valley”
  • Wendel Rosen Black & Dean LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

As is obvious from our many posts on the subject, we here at IP Legal Forum are big fans of the show "Silicon Valley." That said, its season finale


eCommerce Regulation, Bitcoin, Anti-Money Laundering, Shadow Insurance, 401(k) Litigation Expect Focus - Vol. IV, Fall 2015
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

On January 1, 2016, Section 38.6 of the California Insurance Code will take effect permitting consumers to conduct certain life, disability, and


Senators Take Steps to Ban Arbitration Clauses in Telecommunications Contracts
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2016

On Thursday, April 28, 2016, Senators Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) proposed legislation that would ban arbitration clauses


Clickwrap, Browsewrap and Mixed Media Contracts: A Few Words Can Go a Long Way
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2016

Courts have generally categorized such online agreements into two types: “clickwrap” agreements and “browsewrap” agreements. Clickwrap


Class Actions Under New Jersey Warranty Law Threaten to Turn Terms-of-Service Boilerplate Into Big Potential Risks
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2016

Do your Terms of Service preclude litigants from claiming consequential damages or attorneys' fees? If new class action lawsuits in New Jersey are


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


Arbitration Clauses May Limit Exposure to TCCWNA Class Action Trend Targeting Online Sales in New Jersey
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

Any company that makes sales through the Internet to New Jersey consumers should be aware of a recent trend in consumer class actions based on New