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Co-owner dispute at Spider House in Austin, Texas gets serious

The Spider House Cafe and Ballroom has been a famous Austin college hang-out since it opened its doors in 1995. Most customers, however, probably do not know of the legal battle between the two co-owners of the business, John Dorgan … Continue reading

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O’Brien Roasts Plaintiff in Copyright Dispute Alleging Jokes Too Stale to be Stolen

Image from 123RF LimitedThe drama is building in the comic clash between TBS late-night talk show host Conan O’Brien and comedy writer Alex Kaseberg over jokes Kaseberg claims O’Brien and his writing team stole from him.  As previously reported, O’Brien … Continue reading

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Third Circuit Rejects State’s Bid for Attorney’s Fees in Hospital Merger Dispute

On January 23, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (“Third Circuit”) issued an opinion denying the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania the right to recover attorney’s fees after it had successfully blocked a hospital merger. The Third Circuit … Continue reading

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Apple Shows Facebook Who Has the Power in an App Dispute

After two days of disruptions, the iPhone maker restored the social network’s access to internal apps that its employees rely on in their jobs. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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New Issue: Transnational Dispute Management

The latest issue of Transnational Dispute Management (2018, no. 7) is out. This is a special issue on: "Strategic Considerations in Energy Disputes." The table of contents is here. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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