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The importance of clear contract terms
  • Greensfelder Hemker & Gale PC
  • 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


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


Should You Arbitrate Your Family Business Disputes?
  • Murtha Cullina LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

When family business disputes erupt, the parties often end up in court, where a judge or a jury will decide their fates. Litigation of these cases


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


Tire Company Can’t Compel Arbitration in China Under Expired Contract
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

Yesterday, in Linglong Americas, Inc. v. Horizon Tire, Inc., a unanimous panel of the Sixth Circuit rejected a tire manufacturer’s attempt to compel


User's Guide to Recent Revisions in the Commercial Division Rules
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

Since its formation in 1995, the Commercial Division has seen an increase in the number and complexity of cases being filed. In response to this


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


Court confirms award, holds arbitrator did not err in determining vesting status of former executive’s shares
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • November 9 2016

The case arose from an arbitration initiated under an employment agreement, after the chief operating officer of ACP Investment Group resigned


Forfeiture of an LLP Member's Profit Share
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2016

A recent English Court decision confirms that members of LLPs who breach their fiduciary duties are at risk of having their remuneration (including


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