1305 ABA Journal Contracts articles.acceptance speech at the Oscars with two words of advice: “inclusion rider.”
Mar 5, 2018 9:01 AM CST
Victims of sexual harassment on the job should be allowed to evade “the impediment of arbitration requirements” in employment contracts, according to a letter signed by attorneys general of every…
Feb 13, 2018 10:22 AM CST
Feb 1, 2018 11:02 AM CST
Federal judges in Tennessee and Florida have refused to completely dismiss lawsuits claiming two law firms sought to interfere with timeshare contracts through ads seeking clients who want to dump…
Jan 30, 2018 3:38 PM CST
A woman who named her cat after Reggie Watts is getting some help from the comedian in her custody battle with a shelter that claims it is entitled to the…
Jan 30, 2018 10:20 AM CST
Jan 9, 2018 7:00 AM CST
A state-sanctioned land grab tested issues of state sovereignty and federal power in the newly independent United States. Claims under the Yazoo Land Act ultimately were resolved by the Supreme Court in Fletcher v. Peck.
Jan 1, 2018 1:00 AM CST
Celebrity chef Cat Cora claims in a lawsuit that the owners of the Fatbird Southern Kitchen in Manhattan no longer have a right to use her name and likeness in…
Oct 30, 2017 8:00 AM CDT
Oct 25, 2017 8:52 AM CDT
A periodic survey of corporations by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s legal-reform arm found that Delaware has lost its No. 1 ranking for being business-friendly in legal matters, dropping to…
Sep 12, 2017 1:45 PM CDT
The global legal services provider Axiom will take a deeper dive into artificial intelligence as a way to better understand contract language.
On Aug. 2, Axiom announced that it…
Aug 8, 2017 4:32 PM CDT
Jul 27, 2017 8:00 AM CDT
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro offered a different version of events in its response to a lawsuit by a lawyer who claims the law firm breached his employment contract a few…
Jun 29, 2017 8:00 AM CDTannounced that it has added more than 62,000 commercial cases filed since 2009, many in the realm of federal contract claims and business torts. The commercial module will allow users to forecast how much time it would take for a commercial case to be resolved, said Lex Machina general counsel Owen Byrd, as well as project the kinds of damages a user might be facing.
Jun 20, 2017 4:00 PM CDT
An airline passenger’s suit seeking a refund of a checked baggage fee because of delayed luggage delivery is not pre-empted by federal law, a federal appeals court has ruled.
May 4, 2017 7:45 AM CDT