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Delaware Decision Breathes New Life Into Bad Faith Claims Against Directors: Practical Advice After Marchand V. Barnhill Allows Bad Faith Claim Based On Failure To Monitor Central Compliance Risks
In the recent case of Marchand v. Barnhill, the Delaware Supreme Court reversed the dismissal of a claim that the directors of Blue Bell Creameries USA, Inc.
United States
12 Jul 2019
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Electronic Discovery & Information Governance - Tip Of The Month: Getting Beyond The Black Box: Designing Machine Learning Tools For Explainability And Defensibility
If your financial service company's artificial intelligence tools are not litigation-ready, discovery in a lawsuit attacking those tools can become a substantial burden.
United States
9 Jul 2019
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Supreme Court Holds That Punitive Damages May Not Be Awarded In Connection With Unseaworthiness Claims
On June 24, the Supreme Court held in Dutra Group v. Batterton that punitive damages may not be awarded under federal maritime law in connection with an unseaworthiness claim.
United States
8 Jul 2019
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The Future Of Independent Contractor Classification: As 9th Circuit And DLSE Expand Dynamex's Reach, DOL And NLRB Find Gig Economy Workers Contractors Under Federal Law
As we previously reported, the California Supreme Court's landmark decision in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court adopted a new worker-friendly standard.
United States
18 Jun 2019
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Electronic Discovery & Information Governance - Tip Of The Month: Contemplating Confidentiality - Considering Privacy Issues In Civil Confidentiality Orders
A human resources executive of a manufacturing company has recently filed a discrimination suit against the company in federal court.
United States
14 Jun 2019
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Hong Kong Court of Appeal Upholds Ship Mortgagees' Rights in The "Brightoil Glory" [2019] HKCA 561
Brightoil Petroleum (Holdings) Limited is a Hong Kong-listed company engaged in oil trading and marine transportation. Its shares have been suspended from trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange ...
Hong Kong
13 Jun 2019
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Electronic Discovery & Information Governance - Tip Of The Month: Thinking About Explainable AI (XAI) And Litigation Defensibility
Machine learning algorithms and other applications of artificial intelligence are making more and more day-to-day business decisions.
United States
31 May 2019
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US Employment Litigation Round-Up For April 2019
On April 24, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision in Lamps Plus, Inc. v. Varela, holding that an arbitration agreement that is ambiguous as to whether it authorizes class-wide arbitration ...
United States
29 May 2019
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What Must Plaintiffs Show To Establish Specific Personal Jurisdiction Over Corporations In Class Actions?
The Supreme Court has resolved many important questions about personal jurisdiction
United States
29 May 2019
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Debtor Is A Financial Institution For Purposes Of Settlement Payment Safe Harbor, Rules Southern District Of New York
On April 23, 2019, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, in fraudulent transfer litigation arising out of the 2007 leveraged buyout of the Tribune Company,
United States
27 May 2019
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Supreme Court Dismisses Securities Case Without Decision As Improvidently Granted
In a one-line per curiam order issued this morning, a unanimous Supreme Court declined to resolve a dispute, argued before the Court last Monday,over whether Section 14(e) of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934
United States
9 May 2019
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Mayer Brown's Litigation Year In Review 2018
We are delighted to share with you Mayer Brown's Litigation Year in Review. Similar to past years, this Review highlights the many successes ...
United States
29 Mar 2019
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Electronic Discovery & Information Governance - Tip Of The Month: 2018 Tips Of The Month - A Compilation
2018 continued a trend of significant vendor consolidation in the e-discovery and information governance space, return to form in delaying the time to answer the complaint and in triggering other discovery options ...
United States
19 Mar 2019
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Electronic Discovery & Information Governance - Tip Of The Month: Rule 45 Subpoenas: Charting A Course From Request To Reimbursement
The company's general counsel passes the subpoena to outside counsel to object and respond.
United States
18 Mar 2019
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Third Circuit Holds That Debt Purchasers Can Qualify As Debt Collectors
On February 22, the Third Circuit sidestepped the Supreme Court's 2017 holding in Henson v. Santander Consumer USA Inc. and found that a purchaser of defaulted debt ...
United States
12 Mar 2019
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Extraterritoriality Decision
In 2010, the US Supreme Court in Morrison v. National Australia Bank established a new standard, a transactional test, for determining the extraterritorial application of Section 10(b) ...
United States
7 Mar 2019
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Chair Clayton Comments On Mandatory Arbitration Provisions
Consistent with our prior posts on this topic the Securities and Exchange Commission appears to be deferring taking any view on the inclusion of mandatory arbitration provisions in public company bylaws.
United States
4 Mar 2019
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Mayer Brown Files Amicus Brief Urging Supreme Court To Hold That Punitive Damages May Not Be Awarded In Connection With Unseaworthiness Claims
In an earlier post, I discussed the Supreme Court's grant of certiorari in Dutra Group v. Batterton, which presents the question whether punitive damages ...
United States
26 Feb 2019
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International Arbitration Update - January, 2019
Please find attached the eighth edition of Mayer Brown's "Global International Arbitration Update", a bi-annual publication ...
Worldwide
5 Feb 2019
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Sixth Circuit Invalidates Tennessee's Punitive-Damages Cap And Holds That Punitive Damages Are Available Under Tennessee Law For Bad-Faith Denial Of Insurance Benefits
The plaintiffs in Lindenberg sued Jackson National in state court for failure to pay benefits due under a $350,000 life insurance policy.
United States
30 Jan 2019
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