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Clickwrap agreement available only through hyperlink enforceable under New York law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2015

Last week, the Southern District of New York followed a long line of precedent under New York law and upheld the enforceability of a website


If you reach a settlement at mediation, and say the settlement will be the subject of a forthcoming formal agreement, do you have a binding deal?
  • Brooks Pierce McLendon Humphrey & Leonard LLP
  • USA
  • July 13 2015

You have most likely walked out of a mediated settlement conference at which the shorthand version of the settlement put to paper by the lawyers and


Business court refuses to unwind mediated settlement agreement
  • Brooks Pierce McLendon Humphrey & Leonard LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2015

The Defendants in last week's decision in DeCristoforo v. Givens, 2015 NCBC 53 were hellbent on getting out from under a settlement they had agreed


6th Circuit holds that accountants conducting financial arbitration can also make legal determinations
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2015

A new case from the Sixth Circuit addresses whether accountants who are resolving a dispute about payments made under an agreement can also make


General counsel update - march 2015
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 5 2015

Protecting your investments: further public consultation to be launched on Investment Protection in the USEU Free Trade Agreement


Rare claim falls outside arbitration agreement, creates piecemeal litigation
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2015

Because of the strong federal policy favoring arbitration, and cases providing that any doubt about the scope of an arbitration agreement must be


Ninth Circuit allows online shoppers to ignore arbitration agreement
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • December 24 2014

In several earlier updates, we reported on Seventh Circuit cases striking down arbitration agreements in both the consumer and commercial contexts. A


Resolving business disputes in Florida: litigate or arbitrate?
  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2014

Arbitration for years has been lauded as a less costly, more expedient means to resolve commercial disputes: shorter deadlines, dedicated arbiter(s


New Ninth Circuit opinion requires companies seeking to enforce arbitration to pay 'Sirius' attention to contract formation
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2014

On November 10, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit continued its recent trend of declining to enforce arbitration clauses after


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