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Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:53 PM

Arbitration formalities in Nepal

A brief overview of the basics of arbitration in Nepal, including formalities and procedural requirements

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:52 PM

Conducting litigation in Nepal

An overview of the procedures and practical considerations of litigation in Nepal, including limitation issues, case management, submission of evidence and available remedies

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:51 PM

Dispute resolution in Nepal

A structured guide to dispute resolution in Nepal, including litigation, arbitration and other forms of ADR

Monday, September 16, 2019 8:00 PM

New Era for International Dispute Resolution?

A common issue for New Zealand companies engaging in international trade and dealing with foreign counterparties is how and where to resolve disputes

Monday, September 16, 2019 8:00 PM

Curbing Food and Cosmetic Class Actions Through Arbitration, Dispute Resolution and Class-Action Waivers

The volume of food and cosmetic class actions has exploded. Despite manufacturers tamping down their marketing programs, plaintiffs always seem to be

Monday, September 16, 2019 8:00 PM

Pay heed to tiered dispute resolution clauses

The High Court has upheld a tiered dispute resolution clause in accordance with established principles of contractual interpretation. The court

Monday, September 16, 2019 1:44 PM

Arbitration formalities in Philippines

A brief overview of the basics of arbitration in Philippines, including formalities and procedural requirements

Monday, September 16, 2019 1:43 PM

Conducting litigation in Philippines

An overview of the procedures and practical considerations of litigation in Philippines, including limitation issues, case management, submission of evidence and available remedies

Monday, September 16, 2019 1:41 PM

Dispute resolution in Philippines

A structured guide to dispute resolution in Philippines, including litigation, arbitration and other forms of ADR

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

California Employment Law Notes

In the most recent chapter of the ongoing saga regarding the enforceability of arbitration agreements in California, the California Supreme Court has

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

TIERED DISPUTE RESOLUTION CLAUSES why you should use them and how to make sure they work

Given the significant levels of early international support for the Singapore Mediation Convention and the growing popularity (and success) of

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

District court stays action to confirm foreign arbitral award under New York Convention after finding state-owned entity subject to court’s jurisdiction under FSIA

Devas Multimedia Private Ltd. v. Antrix Corp. Ltd., No. C18-1360-TSZ (W.D. Wash. Apr. 16, 2019) Devas Mutlimedia Private Ltd. (“Devas”) brought an

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

A question of construction - Hong Kong court rules that arbitration clause in head contract was not incorporated into sub-contract

The question of whether an arbitration clause has been successfully incorporated into a contract is one that has come before the courts regularly

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

Lessons in Drafting and Implementing an Enforceable Mandatory Arbitration Agreement

Recently, the California Supreme Court invalidated a mandatory arbitration agreement in OTO, LLC v. Kho (August 29, 2019) finding the agreement was

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

Wage Claims After OTO v. Kho: Are Arbitration Agreements Enforceable?

The California Supreme Court recently addressedagainthe enforceability of an arbitration agreement of an employee who sought to recover

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

The language of the proceedings in arbitration

As opposed to the case where national proceedings are concerned (Section 184 GVG German Court Constitution Act), a specific language is not

Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00 PM

Construction Dispute

High level of complexity Generally, a construction dispute involves several issues. For example:

Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:00 PM

California Supreme Court Rejects Workplace Arbitration Agreement

Continuing the trend of California decisions rejecting arbitration of workplace disputes, the California Supreme Court recently rejected an

Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:00 PM

Arbitration Under Attack: New Bill Aims To Curb Contractual Rights To Arbitration.

By their very nature, many TCPA suits end up in arbitration, particularly when a bank or other financial institution is involved. This serves benefits

Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:00 PM

Becoming an adjudicator under the Ontario Construction Act

The Authorized Nominating Authority under the Ontario Construction Act is now Ontario Dispute Adjudication for Construction Contracts

Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:00 PM

Arbitration Agreements 101: they require - you guessed it - agreement.

The Eighth Circuit has issued a reminder to those seeking to bind employees and consumers to arbitrate future disagreements: don’t gloss over

Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:00 PM

Third Circuit Opinion Involving Uber Only Adds More Questions to the Dispute Over the Scope of the FAA Section 1 Residual Clause

Recent decisions have cast doubt on the enforcement of arbitration clauses in the context of the interstate transportation of goods, but will those

Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:00 PM

No Filter: Terminating an Employee for Social Media Posts - Part 2

Prior to the advent of social media and especially the MeToo movement, employers were generally comfortable drawing a bright line between what

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 PM

Applying Epic Systems, The NLRB Adopts Employer-Friendly Arbitration Stance

As previously detailed here, the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2018 Epic Systems decision established that requiring employees to waive their right to pursue

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 PM

International Neutral Fred G. Bennett, Esq., Joins JAMS

JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 PM

Three Major Workplace Bills to Land on Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Desk

Following the launch of the so-called “MeToo” movement, the California Legislature (controlled by a Democratic supermajority) has aggressively

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 PM

Mandatory Arbitration: The Next Frontier for ERISA Retirement Plans?

On August 20, 2019, a Ninth Circuit panel in Dorman v. Schwab, No. 18-15281, reversed the district court’s denial of Schwab’s motion to

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 PM

The New Hague Convention on Enforcement of Foreign Judgements

Many cross-border transactions require complex contract drafting in order to reflect the will of the parties and comprise the dynamic of two or more

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 PM

Supreme Court holds government cannot seek preference while seeking stay on enforcement

In Pam Developments Private Ltd v State of West Bengal the Supreme Court considered whether an unconditional stay can be granted under Section 36 of

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 PM

UAE Federal Supreme Court Rules on Double-Exequatur Requirement for Arbitral Awards

In January 2019, the Federal Supreme Court (FSC) ruled on whether a double-exequatur requirement was necessary for the enforcement of an arbitral

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