International Litigation Posts


Of International Interest: Around the Middle East

Posted: February, 2014 in Legal News, Service of Process

In this week’s legal news, the Middle East takes the spotlight.

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Foodstuffs and a Nation by Chance: Why Language Matters

Posted: January, 2014 in International Law, Legal Translation

Context and precise language are critical to clear communication, and nowhere is this idea more true than in the law, especially where multiple languages are involved.

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Of International Interest: Smog in China and Soviet Ghost Ships

Posted: January, 2014 in Legal News

In this week’s legal news, smog from China is making its way across the Pacific onto US soil, and a Soviet ghost ship may be looming near the UK.

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Of International Interest: Olympic Edition

Posted: January, 2014 in Legal News

This week’s legal news focuses on the Olympics, including the upcoming Winter Games in Russia, the 2010 Olympics in London, and the torch’s journey into outer space.

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How to Serve Process Within “Unincorporated” US Territories

Posted: January, 2014 in Service of Process

Many attorneys approach LLS with questions about serving process on defendants who are located in “unincorporated, organized territories” of the US.

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Of International Interest: Venezuela, Macao and Zambia

Posted: January, 2014 in Legal News

In this week’s legal news, read up on violence in Venezuela, gambling in Macao and defamation charges in Zambia.

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After 20 Years, Is NAFTA a Success?

Posted: January, 2014 in Immigration Issues, International Law, Legal News, News, Service of Process

Looking back on the actual effects of NAFTA after 20 years, it appears to have met some of its goals, while other problems it was designed to solve still exist.

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Of International Interest: Latvia, Glaxo and Geoducks

Posted: January, 2014 in Legal News

In this week’s legal news, Latvia adopts the euro, a British drug company decides to end paid promotion of its products, and China halts geoduck imports.

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Identifying Corporate Representative Witnesses When Taking Evidence Abroad

Posted: December, 2013 in Evidence Taking

It’s usually the case that international litigation differs from US litigation, and identifying corporate witnesses while taking evidence abroad is no exception.

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Are Foreign Defendants Obligated to Waive US Service?

Posted: December, 2013 in Service of Process

When dealing with international service of process, attorneys should be cognizant of the different rules regarding waiver of service by defendants.

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