Saturday, August 19, 2017

What In-House Counsel Need To Know About Their Form Arbitration Clauses – Ten Foundation Questions

Most arbitrations, and all commercial arbitrations, are creations of contract, and courts are generally required to enforce an arbitration agreement as they would any other contract. Therefore, the terms of the arbitration clause in your commercial contract are critical. Careful review of that clause surely must be a component of your enterprise’s risk analysis. Here are 10 basic considerations that will help to guide that review.

Pre-Constitutional changes

Why you need to understand the basics of elder law

China-US Cooperation and the New Opium War

Justice Minister: Land plots worth UAH 260 mln returned to state ownership in 2017

Poroshenko's press service officially confirms upcoming Poroshenko-Mattis meeting on August 24

Week’s balance: NABU efforts yield success, hryvnia shows muscle, Cabinet to launch staffing revolution

Transfiguration of Jesus

Roman Polanski: judge rejects request from victim to dismiss rape case

'Cyborgs' Film Documents Soldiers' 'Superhuman Effort' in Donetsk Airport Battle

Friday, August 18, 2017

ANC fraudulenta tomó facultades de la Asamblea Nacional

Pentagon chief to visit Ukraine amid tensions with Russia

Perceptions and interpretations – The political Autumn, Ukraine

Арестович о "мягкой оккупации" Белоруссии и вероятности третьей мировой

Munich speech of Vladimir Putin

Regulation Crowdfunding: Considerations Before Crowdfunding Your Startup


Paris: 26 percent of city centre homes lie empty

An overwhelming 26 percent of homes are empty in the French capital's 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th arrondissements, a new report shows.

Surprising evolution in U.S. policy toward Ukraine

NBU approves merger of Express-Bank and Industrialbank on simplified procedure

3 Things Multinationals Don’t Understand About Africa’s Middle Class

Cabinet approves Energy Strategy of Ukraine until 2035

Ukraine central bank warns of new cyber-attack risk

Billionaire Ally of Putin Socialized With Kushner, Ivanka Trump

Connecticut: 2017 Education Legislation Summary (PDF)

Russia’s election meddling backfired — big-time

Court Ruling Means We’re One Step Closer To A Unionized Gig Economy

The battle over organizing workers in the on-demand economy continues to heat up. Yesterday, a federal court in Washington dismissed a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and others challenging the City of Seattle’s landmark ordinance that essentially authorizes ride-hailing drivers to unionize. However, the law remains on hold as an injunction remains in place pending the outcome of related litigation.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Adriano Celentano - Ancora Vivo

Barcelona attack: five suspects killed in Cambrils in second terrorist attack – latest updates

Barcelona attack: five suspects killed in Cambrils in second terrorist attack – Live updated


A New G2: China and the EU?

NABU raiding NEURC over "Rotterdam plus" case

A civil service surge – Ukraine

No secret bank accounts to pay your bills

Сын Пескова: из английской тюрьмы в российскую элиту

Court partly extends pretrial restriction for Ex-MP Martynenko until Oct 17

CALAMITY KYIV? The Economist sparks outcry by placing the Ukrainian capital among world’s bottom ten least livable cities

The publication of The Economist intelligence Unit’s annual Global Liveability Survey has generated heated debate in Ukraine after researchers placed the Ukrainian capital among the bottom ten cities globally. Kyiv also ranked as the world’s biggest decliner of the past five years, dropping 21.4% since 2012.  

Войны Путина: Украина и другие жертвы научились отвечать - частная разведка США

Towards a fairer food supply chain: European Commission asks for input