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Does Canada Need a New Uniform Arbitration Law?
Bill on Bankruptcy: ResCap Report, a Bargain at $83 Million
Bill on Bankruptcy: Stockton May Win the Battle, Lose the War
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Supreme Court Closes CAFA Loophole in Standard Fire v. Knowles
Bill on Bankruptcy: Sigmund Freud, Marx Brothers, Bernie Madoff
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Arbitration - An Alternative to Litigation for Dispute Resolution
Weekly Brief: 78% of Law Schools Ignore ABA Rule
Bill on Bankruptcy: Secret Madoff Agreement May Harm Victims
Street Legal Cars
Newsbreak: Surprising Results in Three Cases
Will The Debt Ceiling Standoff End Up In Court?
Newtown Shootings Could Give Rise to More Litigation, Says Pinsky
Bill on Bankruptcy: Big Surprises For AMR, MF Global Creditors
Grassley: HSBC Should Face Criminal Charges
Bill on Bankruptcy: Patriot Coal Case Kicked From Manhattan To St. Louis
We recently wrapped up diligence proceedings for another GovCon M&A transaction, and the specter of sales tax exposure again reared its ugly head. Time and again we see contractors err in their evaluation of the implications...more
Is a “break fee” received in return for withdrawing from a takeover bid a capital receipt or an income receipt?
That was the issue before a panel of the Federal Court of Appeal (“FCA”) on November 20, 2012 in Morguard...more
Tomorrow morning (November 20, 2012), the Federal Court of Appeal is scheduled to hear an appeal by Morguard Corporation (“Morguard”, formerly operating as Acktion Corporation), regarding the taxation of a “break fee”...more
On January 20, the Indian Supreme Court handed down a major victory for foreign investors in the landmark case of Vodafone International Holdings B.V.
The Vodafone case arose from Vodafone’s 2007 acquisition...more
On February 2, the California State Board of Equalization voted 3-2 against Comcast, holding that (1) Comcast was unitary with majority-owned QVC and (2) the fee Comcast received for a failed merger with MediaOne was...more
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