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Arbitration. Class Action Waivers. Supreme Court holds that class and collective action waivers in employment arbitration agreements are enforceable under federal labor law and the Federal Arbitration Act.
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • July 27 2018

In these three consolidated cases, Plaintiff-Employees brought class action suits against their employers for unpaid wage claims under the Fair Labor


Update on Illegality in International Arbitration: RBRG Trading v Sinocore International
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • United Kingdom, Canada
  • July 18 2018

Our earlier blog post discussed the role of arbitrators and counsel when allegations of illegality and corruption are made in the course of


A game of snakes and ladders: restraints of trade and ladder clauses
  • BAL Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 16 2018

Ladder clauses have become an essential part of restraint of trade clauses in Australia. However, significant policy concerns with the use of these


Insurance - a factor when determining civil liability?
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • July 11 2018

Facts In the Durban’s Water Wonderland case, the plaintiffs were injured on a ride at an amusement park and subsequently claimed damages against the


Trademark rights and protection in Sweden
  • Mannheimer Swartling
  • Sweden, Global
  • July 11 2018

A structured to trademark rights and protection in Sweden


Continued Support for Forum Selection Clauses
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • June 19 2018

Little more than a month ago, we looked at the United States District Court’s application of a recent Fourth Circuit opinion that relied, in turn, on


Quebec Government Unveils its Sustainable Mobility Policy 2030
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 14 2018

The Government of Quebec recently unveiled its Politique de mobilité durable - 2030 : Transporter le Québec vers la modernité (the “Policy”), as well


60th Anniversary of New York Convention - Time to choose the BVI as your seat of arbitration or enforce an award in BVI?
  • Harneys
  • British Virgin Islands
  • May 31 2018

The New York Convention is 60 years old and now has 157 Contracting States. It was enacted to facilitate the ease of recognition and enforcement of


Proposed New Jersey Legislation Would Significantly Impact Restrictive Covenants
  • Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2018

In an environment where New Jersey’s employment law landscape has been increasingly less hospitable to employers, another employee-friendly piece of


Requirements for H-1B Petitions Involving Third-Party Worksites Are Unlawful, Lawsuit Alleges
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

USCIS has exceeded its authority in issuing additional requirements on H-1B petitions involving third-party worksites, a suit filed in New Jersey