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US: District court denies motion to compel arbitration because Defendant was a non-signatory to the relevant arbitration agreement and Plaintiff did not meet its burden in showing that it was acting as agent for one of the other signatories.

USA - January 2 2019 Plaintiff brought suit against several Defendants, including AT&T Services, Inc. (“AT&T”), Illinois Bell, and Sutherland Global Services, Inc...

David Zaslowsky.


Diversity Jurisdiction. District court dismisses suit for lack of subject matter jurisdiction where plaintiff, a foreign entity, failed to adequately plead that one of the defendants was not also a foreign company.

USA - September 30 2018 Plaintiff Shandong Yuyuan Logistics Co., Ltd. ("Shandong"), a Chinese corporation, brought suit against Defendants Soleil Chartered Bank ("SCB")...


Anti-Terrorism Act. District court stays discovery where Defendants alleged to have aided and conspired with Iran in furtherance of acts of terrorism made a strong showing that Plaintiffs' claims for primary and secondary liability under the Anti-Terrorism Act would not survive a motion to dismiss.

USA - July 27 2018 Plaintiffs are members of the U.S. armed forces who were injured in Iraq as a result of terrorist attacks that were carried out by Iran-supported...


Enforcement of Foreign Court Order. District court grants preliminary injunction preventing enforcement in the United States of Canadian court order requiring Google to delist certain search results worldwide

Canada - January 22 2018 Defendants Equustek Solutions Inc., Clarma Enterprises Inc., and Robert Angus (together, "Equustek"), are computer hardware distributors and sellers...


Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals vacates district court order granting motion to compel arbitration with non-signatory

USA - December 11 2017 Petitioner-Plaintiffs (“Petitioners”) brought this putative class action in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf...

David Zaslowsky.