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How to Avoid a Culture Clash in Business Mediations

by Robert de By and George Mastoris The past decade has been marked by an explosion in the use of mediation to resolve transnational business disputes. Increasingly, company officials from different countries and cultural perspectives find themselves seated across the … Continue reading

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Alpha proposes new order designations to avoid crossed markets

Last week, Alpha ATS LP announced plans to introduce two new order designations, intended to reduce instances of unintentional locked or crossed markets and trades at worse prices than available on other marketplaces by providing price protection for directed action … Continue reading

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Former Commissioner Atkins Cautions that Legislative Reorganization of the SEC Should Avoid Prescriptive Measures

While applauding the SEC Reorganization Act introduced by Financial Services Committee Chair Spencer Bachus (R-Ala), former SEC Commissioner Paul Atkins cautioned that parts of the draft legislation may be too prescriptive. In testimony before the Committee, he said that the … Continue reading

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Variety is the Spice of Life, at Least to Avoid Fiduciary Breach Claims

Are your 401(k) fees too high? Are you breaching your fiduciary duty? No question that this "fee" issue is becoming an increasingly hot topic, so let's take a look at the Third Circuit's decision in Renfro v. Unisys Corp. that … Continue reading

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Chapter 13 Debtor May Avoid Lien Created by State Court Judgment on Manufactured Home – Dickson v. Countrywide Home Loans

Our Riverside County foreclosure defense attorneys were interested to see an appeals court decision affirming a victory for a mortgage borrower who sought to strip off a lien on her manufactured home. In Dickson v. Countrywide Home Loans, Countrywide unsuccessfully … Continue reading

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