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Warning: Your "Terms of Use" May Not Bind Website Users
  • Tucker Ellis
  • USA
  • March 22 2016

On March 17, a California Court of Appeals confirmed a lower court's refusal to compel arbitration of consumer fraud claims where the agreement to


Court Of Chancery Decides If Arbitration Required When Arbitration Clause Not In One Of Two Contracts
  • Morris James LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2016

When only one of two related contracts has an arbitration clause, the Court can still require arbitration of a dispute under the contract lacking


New Trend for Invalidating Arbitration Clauses in Tennessee?
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • February 29 2016

Several months ago I posted a blog about two New York Times articles criticizing arbitration clauses in consumer contracts. Despite nationwide


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


Fourth Circuit reverses District Court’s decision; rules debt collector’s arbitration provisions unenforceable
  • BuckleySandler LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2016

Recently, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit reversed a District Court’s decision that a debt collector’s arbitration provisions in


Joining a National Trend, Indiana Introduces Specialized Business Courts
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

The Indiana Supreme Court this week established six commercial courts dedicated to resolving complex business disputes. In doing so, Indiana joins


The Delaware Rapid Arbitration Act: Quick and Easy - But Does it Work in the VCPE Context?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2016

The Delaware Rapid Arbitration Act (DRAA), effective as of May 2, 2015, is a recent arbitration statute that promises to be popular among parties to


U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Arbitration Clauses and Class-Arbitration Waivers in Consumer Contracts
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • January 13 2016

The United States Supreme Court's recent decision in DirecTV, Inc. v. Imburgia upheld a binding arbitration clause in a consumer service agreement


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


Out of the frying pan: the complexity of enforcing a U.S. judgment in India
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • India, USA
  • January 7 2016

Because the United States is a non-reciprocating territory, U.S. judgments do not qualify for expedited treatment under Indian civil procedural laws