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SCOTUS Finds California’s Contract Interpretation Skills Lacking In New Arbitration Decision
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2015

Just under the wire, SCOTUS released an arbitration opinion today, ensuring that 2015 would continue the string of years with cases interpreting the


Arbitration clauses: the impact on class actions in Canada and the United States
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • November 12 2015

As we have discussed before, the public policy rationales for enforcing arbitration agreements are arguably at odds with the policy rationales


New York Commercial Division to tighten eligibility requirements for two categories of disputes
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • November 10 2015

Parties and counsel involved in disputes arising out of domestic arbitrations or home improvement contracts soon will have to clear heightened


The State AG report weekly update October 22, 2015
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • October 22 2015

16 AGs, led by Maryland AG Brian Frosh, submitted a comment letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) to express their


California upholds arbitration clause in consumer contract
  • Merriann Panarella
  • USA
  • August 11 2015

In a long-awaited decision, the California Supreme Court held that SCOTUS's decision in Concepcion requires enforcement of the class action waiver


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


Hooli needs new lawyers on “Silicon Valley”
  • Wendel Rosen Black & Dean LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

As is obvious from our many posts on the subject, we here at IP Legal Forum are big fans of the show "Silicon Valley." That said, its season finale


Protecting your business from the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act or other consumer class action claim
  • Jimerson & Cobb P.A.
  • USA
  • June 11 2015

An agreement to arbitrate, which contains a class action waiver, can be an effective tool to help prevent small or moderate consumer claims from


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