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Subsidiaries of financial services company INTL FCStone Inc. were awarded more than $65,000 in attorney fees for securing confirmation of $5 million in arbitration awards against a fuel distributor, after a New York federal judge ruled Wednesday that the amount was reasonable.
Posted: February 20, 2020, 9:16 pm
A Japanese electrical manufacturing company has urged a California federal court to force Flextronics International USA Inc. to arbitrate in Hong Kong its suit over an alleged price-fixing scheme related to inductors, an electrical component often used in radios.
Posted: February 20, 2020, 8:50 pm
Nigeria's state-owned oil company is calling for the dismissal of litigation to enforce a nixed $1.1 billion arbitral award stemming from an offshore oilfield dispute, arguing the suit improperly invites a New York federal court to sit as a "de facto" appeals court for Nigeria's judiciary.
Posted: February 20, 2020, 8:44 pm
Washington state would suspend a lower business tax rate for aerospace manufacturing under two bills introduced Thursday, a suspension proposed by Boeing to avoid international tariffs as the U.S. and European Union remain embroiled in a dispute over illegal subsidies.
Posted: February 20, 2020, 8:29 pm
The European Commission said the departure of the U.K. and London's financial hub from the bloc creates an “unprecedented sense of urgency” in further integrating capital markets among the remaining member states.
Posted: February 20, 2020, 12:46 pm
A Dutch appeals court has revived $50 billion in arbitral awards issued to former Yukos Oil Co. shareholders who accused Russia of dismantling the company to crush a political rival of President Vladimir Putin. Here are three takeaways from the blockbuster decision.
Posted: February 19, 2020, 8:19 pm
The island nation of Mauritius has won its challenge against U.K. investors that wanted to build a luxury resort on a UNESCO World Heritage site commemorating escaped slaves' fight for freedom, with an international tribunal finding that the investors have no right to develop the property.
Posted: February 19, 2020, 5:08 pm
Tensions between the U.S. and the European Union bubbled over at the World Trade Organization on Tuesday as the Trump administration called out Brussels for a litany of trade irritants that have come to dominate a fractious commercial relationship.
Posted: February 19, 2020, 4:56 pm
A well-planned cyberattack on a major financial institution could trigger a liquidity crisis that may then spiral into a global financial crisis, a European regulator warned in a report Wednesday.
Posted: February 19, 2020, 12:39 pm
The U.K.'s top court on Wednesday allowed two Swedish food investors to resume their efforts to enforce a $323.6 million arbitral award against Romania, concluding a lower court exceeded its power when it paused the litigation while a European court considers whether the award is illegal.
Posted: February 19, 2020, 11:15 am