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Brazil-Russia-India-China (BRIC) Laws Toolbox

B razil R ussia I ndia C hina Laws Toolbox Welcome to LexisNexis B.R.I.C.Laws toolbox that brings you LexisNexis content available for the new emerging economic bloc composed of the nations of Brazil, Russia, India and China (the People’s Republic of China.) The BRIC nations...

Second Circuit Requires Arbitrator To Determine Statute of Limitations

By: Louis M. Solomon Bechtel Do Brasil Constucoes LTDA., et al. v. UEG Araucaria LTDA, 10-0341-cv (2d Cir. Mar. 2011), [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free Case Law ] decides whether, under federal arbitration law of the FAA as...

Uncertain Enforceability of Guarantees in Estonia

by Arne Ots and Sander Kärson Excerpt: The concept of the first demand guarantee has been well accepted and recognized in Estonia. This contract security has been a widely used and irreplaceable tool to secure the immediate availability of funds needed due to the breach or other circumstances...