Mondaq USA: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
Carlton Fields
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently held that state law governs whether a contract's arbitration clause is binding on non-signatories.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The US Constitution guarantees defendants in criminal cases the right to a speedy and public trial. It also guarantees all Americans freedom of speech ...
Foley & Lardner
A feature of 28 U.S.C. § 1332, the diversity-jurisdiction statute, may make you scratch your head and wonder why it's there.
Proskauer Rose LLP
In Dean v. Friends of Pine Meadow, plaintiffs filed an action for interference with prospective economic advantage and defamation in response to defendants' negative statements and publications concerning...
Carlton Fields
The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals determined that an ADR provision of an agreement which called for arbitration, but also indicated that either party may "notwithstanding any provision of law bring an action ...
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
In Victaulic Co. v. American Home Assurance Co., 20 Cal.App.5th 948 (February 26, 2018), the First District Court of Appeal reversed a judgment for bad faith entered in favor of the Victaulic Company...
Archer & Greiner P.C.
Trial attorneys prepare for issues they expect will arise. But too often, in the course of a trial, a plenary hearing or even a motion, the excitement of ‘winning' a point may overshadow...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
This is Part II to our earlier One Minute Memo from November 2017, entitled "Recent Ethics Opinion Provides Key Guidance for All Attorneys Crossing the Border with Client Information."
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Seasoned trial attorney Alecia Walters-Hinds has secured her first defense verdict of 2018 in Bronx County after a jury cleared our ambulette company client of wrongdoing or negligence in suit...
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
He regularly handles mediations and arbitrations and is on the AAA National Roster of Arbitrators and Mediators.
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
The District of Minnesota continues to see many cases transferred to other districts after last year's Supreme Court decision on venue in patent cases in TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods.
Carlton Fields
This Week's Florida Appeals: Week Of March 12 - 16, 2018
McDermott Will & Emery
The court determined that Mylan had committed acts of infringement in Delaware, although coming to that conclusion required extensive analysis.
McDermott Will & Emery
Of primary importance to the analysis are judicial economy and the ability to litigate as joined parties.
Lincoln Derr PLLC
To the point, my recommendation relating to the hognose snake and horned lizard is "playing possum" isn't always a bad idea.
Lincoln Derr PLLC
Unlike the wily octopus, trial lawyers often have the instinct to be seen. We often fail to analyze the power of subterfuge or selective presence.
Cooley LLP
The ruling provides food for thought to those managing new risks.
The Court of Appeals of New York recently considered the issue.
Troutman Sanders LLP
On March 12, Judge Thomas Durkin in the Northern District of Illinois became the most recent federal judge to dismiss class claims by non-resident putative plaintiffs against non-resident defendants...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Eleven years into the court order levied on the NSA to preserve backup tapes containing data about the NSA surveillance efforts, it's come to light that the NSA failed to take adequate steps...
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Caplin & Drysdale
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 fundamentally changed the rules by which partnerships, and entities taxed as partnerships (such as limited liability companies), interact with the Internal Revenue Service in an audit or litigation.
Proskauer Rose LLP
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Holland & Knight
While financial recoveries under the federal False Claims Act (FCA) continued at a fast pace last year, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) started 2018 ...
K&L Gates
In In re GR BURGR, LLC, C.A. No. 12825-VCS (Aug. 25, 2017), the Delaware Court of Chancery exercised its power under Section 18-802 of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act to effect...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
On February 6, 2018, Seyfarth Shaw Partner Jerry Maatman and Bloomberg Law Senior Legal Editor Perry Cooper presented a timely event on "Top Trends In Workplace Class Action Litigation Panel Discussion."
Bartosz Grabowski's world was rocked. In early December 2016, Grabowski entered a Dunkin' Donuts in Chicago, Illinois and purchased a glazed blueberry donut.
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Ropes & Gray LLP
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Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Continuing our annual tradition, we present the top developments/headlines for 2017/2018 in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law.
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