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Rejecting Claim of Unconscionability to Avoid Arbitration

District Court Reaffirms New York as a Center for International Commerce and Standardized Contracting By Louis M. Solomon Where would an international practitioner or law firm or even a purely domestic corporate lawyer or go for a recent, succinct, lucid articulation of New York law...

U.K. Arbitral Award Recognized, and Resulting U.K. Money Judgment Enforced, By U.S. Court against Nigeria; FSIA Issues Ignored

By Louis M. Solomon Continental Transfert Technique Limited v. Federal Government of Nigeria , Civil Action No. 08-2026 (D.D.C. Aug. 2011), [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ] grants summary judgment in favor of a plaintiff to enforce both an arbitral award and a money judgment...

Another Court Compelling Arbitration Based on AT&T Mobility; Extending the Supreme Court’s Analysis yet Further?

By Louis M. Solomon Kaltwasser v. AT&T Mobility LLC , Case No. C 07-00411 (N.D. Cal. Sept. 2011) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], involves claims similar to those that the Supreme Court addressed in its significant decision of earlier this year, AT&T MobilityLLC...