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The Fourth Circuit overrode a South Carolina federal judge's decision to pause an aerospace component parts maker's subpoena request against Boeing and Rolls-Royce related to a plane testing accident, saying it should continue regardless of an ongoing Supreme Court proceeding.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 9:17 pm
The Tenth Circuit on Friday affirmed an arbitral award issued in a decade-old dispute over control of a Mexican gold mine, while also ruling for the first time that parties may seek to vacate an international arbitral award issued in the U.S. under standards enumerated in federal arbitration law.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 8:49 pm
Multidisciplinary, industry-based groups at law firms allow for more holistic legal advice, lead to sustainable client relationships, and are likely to replace practice group monoliths at many firms, say Jennifer Simpson Carr at Furia Rubel, Timothy Corcoran at Corcoran Consulting and Mike Mellor at Pryor Cashman.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 5:43 pm
U.S. sprinter Christian Coleman, the world 100-meter champion, has shortened his two-year suspension to 18 months by appealing to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, which announced Friday that the circumstances of his having missed a doping test were understandable.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 4:45 pm
Disbarred attorney Steven Donziger wants his upcoming criminal contempt trial televised, citing Derek Chauvin's televised state court murder trial in his request on Thursday to override rules barring cameras in federal courtrooms.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 4:27 pm
A judge ruled at a London court on Friday that parts of a dispute between two men over the terms of the sale of a stake in a Russian seafood business dating from 1997 must be fought out in arbitration.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 10:41 am
Arbitral institutions should adopt rules permitting arbitrators to correct errors in their final awards in certain limited circumstances to prevent costly post-award court battles that can undermine the benefits of arbitration, the New York City Bar Association's Arbitration Committee has found.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 10:20 pm
Counsel for Lloyd's of London underwriters looking to push a $5.7 million insurance claim into arbitration faced questions from a Ninth Circuit panel Thursday as to whether a state law mandating that insurance disputes be kept in court prevents them from doing so.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 8:47 pm
U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai blamed the World Trade Organization for exacerbating the global climate emergency Thursday, accusing it of fostering a regulatory "race to the bottom" by devaluing environmentally protective policies in trade disputes.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 8:26 pm
An energy contractor hired to build a natural gas plant in Massachusetts claimed Thursday that a group of asset management firms schemed to enrich themselves by illegally terminating a contract and refusing to produce $61 million in payments.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 7:18 pm