Thad T. Dameris: Commercial and Practical Consideration for US-European Cross-Border Disputes

25.04.2012 (19:00)

Hogan Lovells International LLP / Karl-Scharnagl-Ring 5 / 80539 München // München

Zum oben genannten Thema spricht:

Thad Thano Dameris
Partner, Hogan Lovells, Houston

Begrüßung:

Dr. Peter M. Kleinschmidt, LL.M.
DAJV München, General Counsel, European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company EADS N.V., Paris/Ottobrunn

Zur Person:
Thad Dameris is the Managing Partner of Hogan Lovells' Houston office, Co-Chair of the firm's transportation sector team, and has more than 20 years of experience handling complex commercial disputes and transnational litigation. He has handled jury and non-jury trials in a wide variety of matters, including disputes related to aviation, corporate compliance, energy, international arbitration, and shareholder issues. Thad Dameris regularly represents leading U.S. and international aviation and energy companies, and has significant experience in dealing with issues that involve foreign parties, including jurisdiction of U.S. courts, foreign sovereign immunity, forum non conveniens, service of process and discovery abroad, and multidistrict litigation.

Zum Vortragsthema:
In his talk, Thad Dameris will cover the following issues:
- Personal jurisdiction defenses in light of the US Supreme Court’s recent decision in the Goodyear case;
- Forum non conveniens including a discussion of recent tort and commercial cases; and
- Contractual risk management tools including discussion of clauses that cover: mandatory forum selection, choice of law, waiver of right to participate in a collective/class action, indemnities, release, waiver and renunciation, as well as arbitration.

Der Vortrag findet in englischer Sprache statt. Die Teilnahme ist kostenfrei.

Im Anschluß an den Vortrag besteht anläßlich eines Umtrunks die Gelegenheit, in einem informellen Rahmen die Diskussion fortzusetzen. Die DAJV dankt der Sozietät Hogan Lovells sowie EADS für die freundliche Unterstützung.

Wir bitten um Anmeldung bis zum 23. April 2012 unter monique.guerard@eads.net.

Wir würden uns freuen, Sie zu dieser Veranstaltung – gerne auch mit Gästen – begrüßen zu können.

Mit freundlichen Grüßen


Dr. Leyendecker                      Dr. Mennenöh                   Dr. Kleinschmidt
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