The Restatement of the Law Fourth, The Foreign Relations Law of the United States: Selected Topics in Treaties, Jurisdiction, and Sovereign Immunity, which was published in 2018, has been receiving significant attention in federal and state courts. The Restatement was recently cited by the U.S. Supreme Court ...Continue Reading
Disputes arising under international commercial contracts that contain arbitration agreements implicate at least three different systems of law, including the law governing the substance of the dispute, the law governing the agreement to arbitrate, and the law governing the arbitration process, or the “curial law.” In Enka Insaat ...Continue Reading
Both the Third and Fourth Restatements of the Law, The Foreign Relations Law of the United States, were cited by the United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit in Lusik Usoyan v. Republic of Turkey.
We see two issues that need to be ...Continue Reading
Justice Kavanaugh cited the Restatement First of Torts §§ 559 and 577 in a majority opinion of the U.S. Supreme Court. Justice Thomas, dissenting, cited the Restatement First of Torts § 569.
In TransUnion LLC v. Ramirez, No. 20-297 (June 25, 2021), a class of 8,185 consumers sued ...Continue Reading
Chief Justice John G. Roberts, writing for the majority, cites the Restatement Second of Torts §§ 196, 197, 204, and 205.
In Cedar Point Nursery v. Hassid, No. 20-107 (June 23, 2021), agricultural employers filed a motion for preliminary injunction against agricultural labor-union organizers, alleging that a California labor ...Continue Reading