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Letters of Intent Without a Final Contract are Just a Piece of Paper

Letters of Intent are often a good place to start negotiations for all types of transactions. I’ve written about this before (see post HERE). They can be very helpful in setting the parties’ expectations and helping to draft the contract.  … Continue reading

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State & Individual : Revisiting Social Contract – New Delhi, India

Jus Dicere hosts State & Individual: Revisiting Social Contract on February 25, 2018. Since the beginning of human civilization, social contracts have helped structure how people and governments worked together. Societies are controlled by governments. This is the starting point … Continue reading

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Professor Sundahl Signs Contract to Write First Textbook on Space Law

Professor Mark Sundahl recently signed a contract with Routledge to write the first textbook on Space Law. The textbook will be marketed globally and will mirror the content of Professor Sundahl’s global online course, Space Law: A Global View, which … Continue reading

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Highly Anticipated En Banc Fifth Circuit Opinion Reframes Maritime Contract Analysis

In a highly anticipated ruling, the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals issued its en banc decision in In re: Larry Doiron, Inc., No. 16-30217 (5th Cir. Jan. 8, 2018).  The case called upon the court to determine whether … Continue reading

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Wyoming Supreme Court holds that Agent under Power of Attorney had authority to consent to arbitration in nursing home admission contract

  It is not uncommon for nursing home admissions contracts to include provisions requiring the resident to consent to binding arbitration of any dispute. In this recent case in Wyoming, the question was the enforceability of an optional arbitration clause. … Continue reading

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