21Aug
By: Tom On: August 21, 2018 In: Evidence Taking, In Court Comments: 1

A recent UK case involving BuzzFeed offers two take home lessons for drafting a well-written LOR.

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02Aug
By: Tom On: August 2, 2018 In: Evidence Taking, In Court, International Litigation Comments: 0

In March of 2018, a court of appeals in the United Kingdom issued an opinion concerning cross-examination within the context of the Hague Evidence Convention.

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24Jul
By: Tom On: July 24, 2018 In: Evidence Taking, In Court, Litigation Support Comments: 0

Do German defendants have a right to refuse to testify? And if so, what kind of an impact does this have on the VW litigation?

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11Jun
By: Tom On: June 11, 2018 In: In Court, International Litigation, Service of Process Comments: 0

Can private parties contract away formal service of process? A recent case examines this question.

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05Jun
By: Tom On: June 5, 2018 In: In Court, International Law, Legal News Comments: 0

SCOTUS to hear case on the nature of the immunity granted to international organizations.

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05Jun

Most federal courts require plaintiffs to attempt service via the Treaty before the courts are willing to authorize service by other means. But a recent judicial order makes it clear that Rule 4 is not explicitly hierarchical.

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16May
By: Tom On: May 16, 2017 In: Enforcement of Judgment, In Court, Legal News Comments: 0

SCOTUS recently ruled that in order to trigger FSIA’s expropriation exception to jurisdiction, a violation of international law is necessary.

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30Nov
By: Autumn On: November 30, 2016 In: Immigration, In Court, Legal Topics, Legal Translation Comments: 0

Each year, the US immigration court representatives hear dozens of languages on a regular basis. But which languages are most popular? And what happens when people speak an indigenous language while in that court?

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30Nov
By: Autumn On: November 30, 2016 In: In Court, Legal Topics, Legal Transcription Comments: 0

If you need to turn an audio file into a typed document, you need transcription services. But what kind do you need in particular? There are two main types of transcription services available and while each serves it purpose, for those in the legal industry, there is only one...

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30Nov

International subrogation should not be overlooked by insurers as a source for recovering their own losses. Even when a loss is caused by an “Act of God,” insurers are wise to consider how third parties may have contributed to the resulting damages.

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