At the China Law Blog, Dan Harris has an interesting piece on the use of memoranda of understanding (MOU) in commercial transactions between companies in the U.S. and China.
When litigants wish to settle their dispute among themselves, even while they are on their way to appear before the Prætor, they shall have the right to make peace; and whatever agreement they enter into, it shall be considered just, and shall be confirmed.
LLC Law Monitor has a story about Davis v. Winning Streak Sports, LLC, 2013 WL 1010622 (Kan.
Francis Pileggi has a very detailed analysis of the Delaware Court of
At Skadden.com, a piece on the resurgence of M&A activity in Japan.
At the China Law Blog, a piece by Steve Barru highlighting issues in translating the spoken word and body language for lawyers and businessmen dealing with Chinese counterparts.
In the field of law, it behooves us to remember that we stand on the shoulders of giants. The following quotes, from various ancient Mesopotamian legal codes
The LLC Law Monitor blog reports on an amendment to the Virginia Limited Liability Company Act (VLLCA), effective July 1, 2013. The amendment, found in
"Whoever takes goods (on credit) and becomes bankrupt, then again takes goods and again becomes bankrupt, then takes goods again and yet again becomes bankrupt is to be put to death after the third time."