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Post date: Posted on: June 10, 2013

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.

Tags: Commercial Transactions, Comparative Law, Contracts, International Law, Mergers and Acquisitions
Post date: Posted on: May 31, 2013

At the Blog for Business Law, a post on unique issues related to selling a business operated as a sole proprietorship. 

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Transactions, Contracts, Mergers and Acquisitions
Post date: Posted on: May 31, 2013

As a follow up to our prior entry on the use of Bitcoins, a type of electronic-only currency, by corporations, an article on estate planning issues related to one's B

Tags: Taxation, Technology & Law, Trust Law, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: May 24, 2013

Part 1 of this series, "Introduction to Alternative Dispute Resolution," can be found here.

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation
Post date: Posted on: May 10, 2013

In the past, contract negotiations were typically part of a deliberative—if not formal—process, whether that process was carried out in-person, over the phone, by exchange of letters, or any combination of these types of communication.  But those days are long gone.  E-mail reigns supreme as the

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Contracts
Post date: Posted on: April 16, 2013

The term “ADR” stands for “alternative dispute resolution.”  The term ADR, when used in reference to a pending civil lawsuit, refers to the resolution of the lawsuit by means other than having a judge or jury decide the ultimate issues.  ADR can be as informal as negotiations between the parties

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure

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