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New article: 'A Guardian and a Friend? The European Commission’s Participation in Investment Arbitration'

My latest article, titled ‘A Guardian and a Friend? The European Commission’s Participation in Investment Arbitration’, has just been published in the Michigan State International Law Review… 166 more words


PinPad Consent Creates Valid Contract

Hoover v. Sears
Arbitration compelled – Sears, through its agent Vibes, allegedly sent some 68 Sears Alert Program marketing (ATDS) texts to plaintiff’s mobile. Plaintiff claimed that although he had previously enrolled in a K-Mart Shop Your Way (SYW) text message program, that did not constitute consent to receive Sears texts (even though Sears owns K-Mart). 197 more words


Hutcheson v. Eskaton Fountainwood Lodge

Committing a senile elderly person to a residential care facility is a “health care” decision, so only a person holding a health care power of attorney may make that decision for the elder; as a result, a facility’s arbitration agreement signed by an agent with only a regular power of attorney was not binding.  156 more words


Heimlich v. Shivji

Entry of an arbitration award does not deprive the arbitrator of jurisdiction to enter a later supplemental award of costs under CCP 998, nor does CCP 1281.4’s general rule that each party bear a pro rata share of arbitration costs bar such an award.  207 more words


Ontario doctors to vote on arbitration proposal for compensation disputes

TORONTO – Ontario’s doctors, who have been without a physician services agreement for three years, are set to vote this weekend on a tentative deal that would send contract disputes with the government to binding arbitration. 714 more words


Sunshine Stars Banished To Ijebu Ode Indefinitely – LMC

* Goalkeeper Ariyo handed 12-match ban * Club to pay assaulted Referee N250,000 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs have been reminded by the League Management Company (LMC) that breaches of the NPFL Framework and Rules will be met with appropriate sanctions to sustain the gains of the reforms to reposition club football in the […]

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