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Challenges of ‘royalty free’ music

SS Rana & Co

Bob Marley was once quoted as saying “one good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain”. However, this statement may not ring true for...

Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act. District court grants Defendants' motion to dismiss because Plaintiffs failed to establish subject matter jurisdiction under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act.

Baker McKenzie

Plaintiffs, nearly one hundred U.S. citizens, invested in a real estate development project in Honduras. The project involved building 420...

CFPB Director Nomination Advances in the US Senate

Troutman Pepper

On September 21, the U.S. Senate voted 49-48 along party lines on a procedural motion to advance the nomination of current Federal Trade Commission...

Arbitration. Arbitrability. Sixth Circuit holds that an arbitration agreement providing for a single arbitrator precluded an American Arbitration Association administrator from applying the AAA Rules to determine threshold questions of arbitrability.

Baker McKenzie

A group of plaintiffs, including customers Dena Nigohosian ("Nigohosian"), Dana Johnson ("Johnson"), and several other consumers...

US SEC Division of Corporation Finance Publishes Sample Letter to Companies Regarding Climate Change Disclosures

Mayer Brown

The US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Division of Corporation Finance (Division) published a sample letter with comments that the Staff...

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