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Barnes & Thornburg LLP | USA | 3 Sep 2020

California Court Allows Subcontractor to Pursue Project Owner for Tortious Interference

A California appellate court recently held that an owner on a construction project could be liable to a subcontractor for the tort of intentional…
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Seyfarth Shaw LLP | USA | 18 Aug 2020

California Supreme Court clarifies pleading requirements for claims of tortious interference with at-will contracts and adopts rule of reason in evaluating competitive restraints in contracts between businesses

Called upon by the Ninth Circuit in Ixchel Pharma, LLC v. Biogen, Inc. to answer two key questions concerning the validity of a settlement provision…
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Bowditch & Dewey LLP | USA | 29 Apr 2020

Client Alert: Lender Liability During COVID-19

During an interview with Bloomberg TV on March 6th, Lawrence Summers, former Secretary of the U.S. Treasury, observed: “Economic time has stopped but…
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Maitland Chambers | United Kingdom | 28 Apr 2020

‘It takes two to tango’ Disposals in breach of contractual rights - don’t forget the tort

A landowner X covenants with Y in an option or a right of pre-emption not to dispose of the lease or land without consent, or without complying with…
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Aird & Berlis LLP | Aird & McBurney LP | Canada | 24 Feb 2020

Ontario Recognizes False Light Tort of Invasion of Privacy

Hidden in the text of a strongly-worded Family Law case, Yenovkian v. Gulian, 2019 ONSC 7279, a new and timely tort based on invasion of privacy was…
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Dentons Bingham Greenebaum LLP | USA | 15 May 2019

Kentucky Rejects Tortious Interference with Inheritance

The Kentucky Court of Appeals recently ruled that Kentucky does not recognize the cause of action known as tortious interference with inheritance or…
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Jackson Lewis PC | USA | 15 Mar 2019

New Jersey Court Offers A Reminder That The Duty Of Loyalty Is Thicker Than Ink

Do employees in New Jersey owe a duty of loyalty to employers, even without a written employment agreement? Eliminating any possible doubt, the New…
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Loeb & Loeb LLP | USA | 22 Feb 2019

Paisley Park Enterprises, Inc. v. Boxill

In suit brought by representatives of estate of Prince against pop star’s former sound engineer and others involved in posthumous release of Prince…
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McDermott Will & Emery | USA | 20 Dec 2018

Declaratory Judgment Action Tabled for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction

Addressing the requisite minimum contacts for personal jurisdiction over a patent owner, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed the…
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Stinson LLP | USA | 5 Nov 2018

Four Decisions Conclude Claims Outside Scope of Arbitration Agreement

There are only four ways to avoid an arbitration agreement. You can prove: 1) it was never formed; 2) it was formed, but is invalid under state law…
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