Tag Archives: Commercial

International commercial courts: should the EU be next? – EP study building competence in commercial law

By Erlis Themeli, Xandra Kramer, and Georgia Antonopoulou, Erasmus University Rotterdam (postdoc researcher, PI, and PhD candidate ERC project Building EU Civil Justice) Previous posts on this blog have described the emerging international commercial and business courts in various Member States. … Continue reading

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California Near to Enacting Nation’s First Commercial Finance Disclosure Law

In the final days of its 2018 session, the California legislature sent a flurry of bills to Governor Jerry Brown’s desk on topics as diverse as net neutrality, school start times, and clean energy. But it is SB 1235, “Commercial … Continue reading

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Smartphones Help Commercial Fishermen

Communication while aboard vessels has been an issue for seafarers for as long as humans have been going to sea. We have gone from bells and foghorns to the first radio telegraph in 1895, to the innovative satellite communication products … Continue reading

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What Consumers Should Know About Commercial DNA Testing

WSJ (paywall) – For starters, find out what happens to the sample you submit – “Less costly genetic testing has let millions of people unlock the information in their DNA. Yet there’s a lot about these tests they don’t know—but should…” … Continue reading

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Florida’s Enforceability of Waivers of Defenses by Guarantors of Leases Protects Commercial Property Owners

By:  Oscar R. Rivera and Emily Troesch For commercial real estate landlords, guaranty agreements requiring the principal owners of small businesses to personally guaranty the obligations of the corporate tenant are standard operating procedure. In addition, commercial landlords oftentimes also … Continue reading

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