Choice of law clauses are not usually the subject of intense negotiation, in part as there is substantial consistency among the laws of the various
In another example of out-of-state employers utilizing choice of forum and choice of law provisions to bind California employees to restrictive
A Pennsylvania court ruling illustrates why companies should take care in selecting which state law will govern their noncompete agreements with
The recent opinion in Rowland v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp., ___ F. Supp.2d ___, 2013 WL 6145119 (W.D. Pa. Nov 22, 2013), has us shaking our
In a June 9, 2011 decision by Justice Schmidt, the court denied summary judgment to a building contractor who argued that New Jersey or Pennsylvania law applied to an insurance contract which did not contain a choice of law provision.
Pacific Employers Insurance Company entered into a quota share reinsurance agreement with AXA Belgium in the 1970s, when Pacific was a California domiciliary.
A Pennsylvania federal court judge recently dismissed a cedent's lawsuit against its reinsurer for want of personal jurisdiction.