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When Surety Bond Incorporates the Subcontract by Reference, Is the Subcontract’s Arbitration Clause Also Incorporated? Federal Court in South Carolina Says Yes; Federal Court in Kansas Says No In Two Matters Involving the Same Parties
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2017

Two recent decisions from United States District Courts for the District of South Carolina and the District of Kansas, respectively, reached opposite


My Roof, My Rules: Arbitrators May Determine Their Own Jurisdiction When the Parties Delegate that Authority
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2017

An issue that repeatedly comes up in construction disputes is the scope of an arbitration agreement. Courts generally interpret agreements to


The Cynic Returns
  • Hudson Cook LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2017

In a prior article, I wrote about how a cynic might view the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's arbitration rule and its corresponding ban on


Cross-border disputes: enforcing US judgments in England and Wales
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 18 2017

The UK and the US have long enjoyed a special - and valuable - relationship. According to the Center for Transatlantic Relations’ most recent report


CFPB Rule Prohibits Financial Services Providers from Blocking Consumer Class Actions in Arbitration Agreements
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's rule, which went into effect today, (i) prohibits providers of certain consumer financial products and


Confirming Arbitration Awards Made Abroad
  • Wilk Auslander LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2017

Most litigators are quite familiar with the procedure for confirming an arbitration award under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA). Basically, it


Equifax Removes Arbitration Clause; Confirms No Credit Card Required for Free Credit Monitoring Service
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2017

In our alert earlier this week, we cautioned that there were concerns with the arbitration clause in Equifax’s Terms of Use for its one year of free


Federal District Court in South Dakota Compels Arbitration Despite Defendant’s Failure to First Submit the Dispute to the Project Engineer as Required by the Disputes Clause
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2017

Plaintiff, Dlorah, Inc. (“Dlorah”), filed suit against defendant, KLE Construction, LLC (“KLE”), in connection with an agreement for KLE to perform


CFPB's New Arbitration Rule - What Do We Need to Know?
  • Hudson Cook LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2017

On July 19, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) published a new arbitration rule (Rule) that would ban companies (or "Providers" in the


Federal District Court in South Dakota Compels Arbitration Despite Defendant's Failure to First Submit the Dispute to the Project Engineer as Required by the Disputes Clause
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2017

Plaintiff, Dlorah, Inc. (Dlorah), filed suit against defendant, KLE Construction, LLC (KLE), in connection with an agreement for KLE to perform