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Scope of US plaintiffs to pursue class actions remains unclear on many fronts
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2016

While corporate defendants had hoped the Supreme Court's decisions last term would continue a recent trend in the Court's jurisprudence of making

We Know That You Think We've Been Pretty Quiet Lately
  • Sirote & Permutt PC
  • USA
  • October 7 2016

The fact that we haven't written a blog lately doesn't mean that there has not been much going on at the CFPB. In fact, we have been so consumed with

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

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. Clickwrap Agreement. Eleventh Circuit declines to enforce an arbitration clause in a clickwrap agreement where there was insufficient evidence of a valid arbitration agreement between the parties
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • September 26 2016

In 2014, Plaintiff Christina L. Bazemore filed a putative class action against Jefferson Capital System, LLC ("JCS"). Bazemore alleged that JCS

NY court rules parent corporations and their officers may be bound by their subsidiaries’ arbitration agreements
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 8 2011

In January 2011, the Southern District of New York ruled that a parent corporation, as well as its officers and directors, may, in certain circumstances, be bound by an arbitration agreement entered into by its subsidiary

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

Choose Words Carefully in Dispute-Related Contract Clauses
  • Burns & Levinson LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2016

A couple of words here or there in a contract can make a huge difference, particularly when those words relate to what happens if there is a breach

Concurrent arbitration and court proceedings in shareholder dispute? It can happen
  • Farrell Fritz PC
  • USA
  • September 26 2011

Lundy's on Sheepshead Bay in Brooklyn was a world famous seafood restaurant for over 40 years

The Delaware quarterly July - September 2014
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2014

Deserving particular attention this quarter are two decisions: the Delaware Supreme Court's opinion in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Indiana Electrical