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Do you have the right framework in place to handle cross-border litigation?

By Zylab

19 February 2012

Every multinational or domestic organisation that is trading around the world can become involved in pursuing or defending legal action in the US. For UK or EU organisations, proceedings in these unfamiliar territories in combination with the complex European privacy rules can ?be very risky and costly.

Some background

In the US, there are few limits on the types of cases that may be brought before US courts. A broad range of disputes from contractual disagreements, copyright and trademark infringements through to consumer fraud and product liability may be addressed.

Whatever the issue, any business that operates in the US should be prepared to defend itself against a range of potential complaints...

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