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Supply Chain Decision: Online Marketplaces At Risk Due To Federal Court Ruling In Oberdorf v. Amazon.Com Inc.
On July 3, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower district court decision and held that Amazon can be liable as a "seller"
United States
16 Aug 2019
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Exclusion Relieves Insurer Of Duty To Defend In Sex Trafficking Case
Human trafficking is a serious problem. The current news cycle is filled with stories about human trafficking in the context of immigration and with recent criminal proceedings accusing the rich
United States
16 Aug 2019
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But Life Isn't Fair….
Anyone who negotiates contracts for a living has their own personal war stories of dealing with other parties whose significant negotiating leverage meant they ended up accepting terms which in an ideal world they wouldn't.
UK
16 Aug 2019
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PTAB Trial Practice Guide Update Codifies Recent PTAB Decisions And Procedure (Third And Last Of A Series)
In two recent articles (see parts one and two of series), we discussed several aspects of a July 2019 Update that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) issued to the PTAB Trial Practice Guide.
United States
14 Aug 2019
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Crime Coverage — Who Is An Employee And Who Is An Authorized Representative?
In a recent case, a parent company took out a crime insurance policy for itself and its subsidiaries. When a property manager for its subsidiary
United States
13 Aug 2019
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PTAB Trial Practice Guide Update Codifies Recent PTAB Decisions And Procedure (Second Of A Series)
In a recent article, we discussed several aspects of a July 2019 Update that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) issued to the PTAB Trial Practice Guide.
United States
13 Aug 2019
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Ninth Circuit Issues Decision Clarifying Businesses Obligations To Persons With Disabilities
Many employers are familiar with Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which sets forth employers' obligations to disabled applicants and employees.
United States
7 Aug 2019
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Ford Scores Win At The Federal Circuit In Design Patent Case
In its recently issued opinion in Automotive Body Parts Association v. Ford Global Technologies, LLC, the Federal Circuit reaffirms the importance of design patents and their value in an overall patent portfolio strategy for automotive manufacturers and others who may be threatened by aftermarket sales of replacement parts.
United States
7 Aug 2019
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Forgoing An Unmeritorious Defence Held To Be Good Consideration By Court Of Appeal
The Court of Appeal in Simantob v Shavleyan [2019] EWCA Civ 1105 has held that an unmeritorious defence was good consideration for the variation of a settlement agreement.
UK
5 Aug 2019
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Without The Bellefonte Presumption, Reinsurer Denied Partial Summary Judgment
Finding that the provision could apply to either or both situations, the court denied the motion and set the case down for trial.
United States
1 Aug 2019
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How Specific Does A Specific Litigation Exclusion Have To Be?
Insurance policies often have general exclusions for known losses or prior acts. The reason for this is that most insurance is for fortuitous risks–risks that will take place
United States
30 Jul 2019
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Risqué Business: US Supreme Court Opens Trademark Registry To "Immoral Or Scandalous" Trademarks
On June 24, 2019, the US Supreme Court invalidated the Lanham Act's ban on registering "immoral or scandalous" trademarks
United States
25 Jul 2019
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It Should Be Settled Law – Unsecured Attorney's Fees Claims Are Permissible
In Travelers Cas. & Sur. Co. of Am. v. PG&E, 549 U.S. 443 (2007), the Supreme Court held that bankruptcy law does not disallow a post-petition unsecured claim
UK
25 Jul 2019
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War (Exclusions), What Is It Good For?
Back in the day, policyholders and insurers (and maybe everyone) understood what war was. War was a military action between government forces of sovereign nations.
United States
25 Jul 2019
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How Does The Latest US Supreme Court Ruling On Class Arbitration Affect Reinsurance Arbitration?
The US Supreme Court's pronouncements on class arbitration have little to do with reinsurance arbitrations. But, when the Supreme Court speaks on arbitrations and construes
United States
15 May 2019
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Can Directors File An Out Of Hours Administration Appointment?
With the introduction of electronic filing which allows parties to file documents at court 24/7 we consider the recent case of Wright v HMV Ecommerce Limited (2019) in which the court was asked...
UK
15 May 2019
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UK Supreme Court Considering Parent Company Liability For Environmental Harm Caused By Overseas Subsidiaries
In Vedanta Resource PLC and another v Lungowe and others the UK Supreme Court has held that a claim for negligence and breach of statutory duty against a mining company.
UK
15 May 2019
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How Courts Select Umpires Where The Reinsurance Contract Gives Courts The Power
Some reinsurance contracts have a provision in the arbitration clause that allow the parties to ask a court to appoint the umpire if the parties cannot agree on the selection of one.
UK
15 May 2019
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Employment Appeal Tribunal Provides Guidance On The FCA's ‘Fit And Proper Person' Test
In Radia v Jeffries International Limited, UKEAT/0123/18 the Employment Appeal Tribunal ("EAT") held that an employer, Jeffries International Limited ("Jeffries"),
UK
14 May 2019
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US Supreme Court Rules That Agreement To Class-Based Arbitration Procedures Must Be Explicit
The Court's ruling in Lamps Plus, Inc., et al. v. Varela is the latest in the Court's ongoing pro-employer, pro-arbitration jurisprudence
UK
10 May 2019
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