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McGrath Tonner
Enforcement of Foreign Judgments Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Cayman Islands, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
United States
Mayer Brown
The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has had a significant impact on commercial activity for many organizations on a local and international scale.
Lincoln Derr PLLC
In this episode of Trying 2 Win, Sara Lincoln and Tricia Derr, co-founders of the law firm Lincoln Derr, discuss the forensics of civil cases.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
For many years, Florida's defense practitioners have used a Proposal for Settlement (PFS) as a tool to demand certain nonmonetary terms, such as the execution of a settlement release...
Cades Schutte LLP
In litigation, responding to requests for production of documents can be time-consuming and expensive yet those costs are considered part of litigation and are generally born by the parties themselves.
Arnold & Porter
Finally, we come to the Fifth District, the largest District in terms of the total number of counties covered (18) and the next-to-smallest District by population, only a few thousand residents ahead...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Ninth Circuit gets more requests to appeal class-certification decisions under Rule 23(f) than any other court. How do those requests fare? We take a look below, drawing...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Polansky filed his Complaint under seal in July 2012, and the Government declined to intervene in the case in June 2014.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
On October 1, 2021, Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law AB 447, which amends California Code of Civil Procedure Section 377.34. This new law allows recovery of damages for pain, suffering...
Proskauer Rose LLP
A proposed amendment to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 7.1, which had previously required information so judges could determine if they had a conflict of interest, would require a party in a diversity...
Arnold & Porter
Today, we're completing our trip through the reversal rates for the Districts of the Appellate Court, divided by areas of civil law.
Arnold & Porter
For the final phase of our review, we're looking at the reversal rate at the Supreme Court in civil cases from the First District for the years 2010 through 2019.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
This week, the Ninth Circuit again revives a plaintiff's challenge to the government's (since revoked) decision to place him on the No Fly List, and it wrestles with the application...
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Effective July 1, 2022, the Florida Supreme Court has amended Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.442—governing procedural requirements for service of proposals for settlement...
Arnold & Porter
Today, we're continuing our review of civil reversal rates of the Districts and Divisions of the Appellate Court, divided by areas of civil law for the years 2000 through 2009.
Arnold & Porter
Today, we're beginning a new multi-part series of posts, looking at the reversal rates for each District and Division of the Appellate Court by the area of law involved in the case.
Arnold & Porter
This time, we're concluding the first step in our review of the Districts' reversal rates, one area of civil law at a time, for the 1990s. Overall, the reversal rate was 100% in wills and estates law and property law.
The Copyright Office (the "Office") has released the final rule1 for procedures to initiate proceedings before the Copyright Claims Board (CCB), and this final rule went into effect on April 25, 2022.
Arnold & Porter
This week, we're wrapping up our review of the records of all seven Justices of the Supreme Court. Today, we're looking at the opinions of Justices Robert Carter and David Overstreet in civil cases.
Freeman Law
The Foreign Agents Registration Act was put under the microscope recently during a hearing before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
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