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Court rejects argument that “this agreement” literally means only “this agreement”
  • Carrington Coleman
  • USA
  • January 5 2017

Advocare hired Richard Heath to serve on its board of directors. His offer letter referred to an attached non-disclosure agreement. Heath signed both


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


Second Circuit raises the threshold required to show personal jurisdiction over a corporate defendant in New York, insisting that the defendant must be “at home” in the jurisdiction rather than simply “doing business” there
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • July 29 2014

Sonera Holding B.V. (“Sonera”), a Dutch holding corporation, brought suit in the Southern District of New York to enforce a final arbitration award


A Guide to the Supreme Court’s Notable Decisions this Termand Cases to Watch Next Term
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2016

The Supreme Court's 2015-2016 Term will be remembered for the unexpected death of Justice Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016. Justice Scalia's


US federal district court orders claimant in ICSID investment arbitration to turn over any award proceeds to judgment creditors of its corporate "alter ego"
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2010

On September 27, 2010, the Southern District of New York held that the claimant entity in a long-running World Bank arbitration against Turkey, Libananco Holdings Co. Limited (Libananco), is the corporate alter ego of the Turkish Uzan family


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


Financial Services Report - Fall 2016
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • September 20 2016

So much for summer! The weather is cooling, the kids are back to school, and we better not see you wearing white so long after Labor Day! For those of


Common Contractual Battlegrounds: Four Significant, But Often Overlooked, Provisions in Domestic Commercial Contracts
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • November 10 2016

When parties enter into a domestic commercial contract, their focus is typically on memorializing their agreement and getting the deal done. As a


Contracting in a globalized world: how to protect your company from disputes with an international counterparty
  • Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2013

This article provides a number of practical tips to consider when drafting a contract with an international counterparty. In this global economy, even


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