U.S. Supreme Court Limits Federal Courts’ Jurisdiction to Confirm or Vacate Arbitral Awards

By Dr. Anke Meier, LL.M. und Megan Deardorff, Esq., LL.M.  On March 31st, the U.S. Supreme Court in Denise A. Badgerow v. Greg Walters, et al., decided an extremely important case regarding federal…


Public Nuisance Claims as a Way to Prove Business Liability in U.S. Courts: How Great is the Risk?

By Megan Deardorff, Esq., LL.M. und Dr. Kathrin Nordmeier, Esq. Any business involved in the chain of manufacture of a product sold in the United States (including component part manufacturers,…