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Southern District of New York Rules on Knowledge Requirement Applicable to Claims for Trafficking in Confiscated Cuban Property Under Helms-Burton Act

USA - January 7 2022 The Southern District of New York has become the latest U.S. federal court to consider the knowledge requirement under Title III of the Helms-Burton…

David Livshiz, Christian Vandergeest, Thomas W. Walsh, Nabeel Yousef, Kimberly Zelnick

SEC v. Morrone: The First Circuit Adopts “Irrevocable Liability” Test but Furthers Circuit Split on “Predominantly Foreign” Test

USA - June 10 2021 In May 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit decided SEC v. Morrone, holding that U.S. federal securities laws applied to defendants’…

Scott Eisman, David Livshiz

Comparing the EU’s Representative Action Directive to US Class Action Procedures

European Union, USA - April 14 2021 This fifth blog in our series examining the European Union Representative Actions Directive (the Directive) considers how lawsuits proceeding…

Henry Hutten

High Court Int'l Discovery Case Fits Mootness Exception

Hong Kong, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA - April 6 2021 When the events giving rise to a type of litigation move so quickly that they conclude before the litigation can wind its way through the appellate…

Scott Eisman, Paige von Mehren

Sixth Circuit confirms that filing a notice of appearance by itself does not waive personal jurisdiction

USA - March 16 2021 On February 23, 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit held in Blessing v. Chandrasekhar that defendants do not waive their personal…

Yulia Dernovsky, Scott Eisman, Timothy Harkness, David Livshiz