Supreme Court of India

CourtCall's Services Will Allow Illinois Courts to Meet Illinois Supreme Court Guidelines

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 12:34am

LOS ANGELES, May 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CourtCall's remote appearance platform is already in use in courts across Illinois.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, May 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CourtCall's remote appearance platform is already in use in courts across Illinois.
  • While many judges and staff are willing to undertake the additional work, those models are simply not sustainable.
  • "On May 20, 2020, the Illinois Supreme Court issued guidelines on how courts should approach reopening and further commented on the need for remote appearances.In particular, Section IV.
  • CourtCall's services have been used in courts across the nation for virtually any type of remote hearing, including:
    Mandatory and Voluntary Settlement Conferences.

Swedish Supreme Court Rejects Kazakhstan's Renewed Challenge To Arbitral Award

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 7:30pm

NEW YORK, May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Swedish Supreme Court, on May 18, handed down its judgment in The Republic of Kazakhstan v Ascom Group S.A. et al dismissing with prejudice Kazakhstan's renewed challenge to a US$543 million Swedish arbitral award issued by a Stockholm seated arbitral tribunal in December 2013.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Swedish Supreme Court, on May 18, handed down its judgment in The Republic of Kazakhstan v Ascom Group S.A. et al dismissing with prejudice Kazakhstan's renewed challenge to a US$543 million Swedish arbitral award issued by a Stockholm seated arbitral tribunal in December 2013.
  • Kazakhstan had brought an unprecedented third challenge to the award in April 2020, having lost the first two challenges in December 2016 and March 2020 respectively.
  • Kazakhstan's application to appeal the Svea Court ruling by way of extraordinary review application was rejected by the Swedish Supreme Court in October 2017.
  • The award has since been fully upheld by two tiers of the Swedish judiciary, including the Swedish Supreme Court.

Swedish Supreme Court Rejects Kazakhstan's Renewed Challenge To Arbitral Award

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 7:30pm

NEW YORK, May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Swedish Supreme Court, on May 18, handed down its judgment in The Republic of Kazakhstan v Ascom Group S.A. et al dismissing with prejudice Kazakhstan's renewed challenge to a US$543 million Swedish arbitral award issued by a Stockholm seated arbitral tribunal in December 2013.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Swedish Supreme Court, on May 18, handed down its judgment in The Republic of Kazakhstan v Ascom Group S.A. et al dismissing with prejudice Kazakhstan's renewed challenge to a US$543 million Swedish arbitral award issued by a Stockholm seated arbitral tribunal in December 2013.
  • Kazakhstan had brought an unprecedented third challenge to the award in April 2020, having lost the first two challenges in December 2016 and March 2020 respectively.
  • Kazakhstan's application to appeal the Svea Court ruling by way of extraordinary review application was rejected by the Swedish Supreme Court in October 2017.
  • The award has since been fully upheld by two tiers of the Swedish judiciary, including the Swedish Supreme Court.

NCLA Amicus Brief Urges Supreme Court of Georgia to Declare Judicial Deference Unconstitutional

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 4:04pm

NCLA hopes that Georgia will join the growing Chevron revolt by state supreme courts, including the Arkansas Supreme Court earlier this year.

Key Points: 
  • NCLA hopes that Georgia will join the growing Chevron revolt by state supreme courts, including the Arkansas Supreme Court earlier this year.
  • The Supreme Court of Georgia has never addressed the constitutional objections to judicial deference raised in the amicus briefbut this case presents the opportunity to do so.
  • The Court of Appeals opinion below openly questioned the viability of judicial deference in Georgia and noted some judges on that court believe the time has come to reconsider such deference.
  • The Supreme Court of Georgia should follow suit and declare judicial deference unconstitutional in its opinion.

Bosco Legal Services, Inc. Provides Statuses of California Courts Due to Coronavirus

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 4:10pm

RIVERSIDE, Calif., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Bosco Legal Services is providing the current statuses of California courts, given the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • RIVERSIDE, Calif., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Bosco Legal Services is providing the current statuses of California courts, given the Coronavirus Pandemic.
  • Please see below for a current status of each California Court, given the Coronavirus Pandemic.
  • Information regarding the California Courts of Appeal and the United States District Courts of California follow the county court information.
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    Fresno : "The Fresno Superior Court has requested an Emergency Order from the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court to substantially reduce operations.

Texas Supreme Court Denies Kyle Bass and Hayman Capital’s Petition; Upon Remand to Trial Court, UDF Lawsuit and Full Discovery Will Proceed

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:00am

GRAPEVINE, Texas, March 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Development Funding (UDF, as described below) announced today the Supreme Court of Texas (the Supreme Court) denied Kyle Bass ("Bass") and Hayman Capital's ("Hayman," as described below, and together with Bass, "Bass/Hayman") petition to review the matter of J. Kyle Bass, et.

Key Points: 
  • GRAPEVINE, Texas, March 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Development Funding (UDF, as described below) announced today the Supreme Court of Texas (the Supreme Court) denied Kyle Bass ("Bass") and Hayman Capital's ("Hayman," as described below, and together with Bass, "Bass/Hayman") petition to review the matter of J. Kyle Bass, et.
  • On June 29, 2018 Bass/Hayman filed a notice of accelerated appeal with the Texas Judicial Branch Fifth Court of Appeals (the "Appeals Court").
  • UDF expects the Supreme Court to remand the case to the trial court for further proceedings in 30-40 days.
  • Public documents filed with the Supreme Court can be found at the Supreme Court of Texas website ( www.search.txcourts.gov ), using the Case No.

Swedish Court Rejects Kazakhstan's Second Challenge To Arbitral Award, Blocks Further Appeal

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 3:00pm

Kazakhstan had brought an unprecedented second challenge to the award in November 2019, having lost the first challenge in December 2016 after 3.5 years of proceedings before the same Svea Court of Appeal.

Key Points: 
  • Kazakhstan had brought an unprecedented second challenge to the award in November 2019, having lost the first challenge in December 2016 after 3.5 years of proceedings before the same Svea Court of Appeal.
  • In its ruling, handed down March 9, 2020, the Swedish court found that the two challenges were "identical," which under Swedish law bars the new claim from being heard.
  • The Svea Court also refused to grant permission to appeal this ruling to the Swedish Supreme Court, thus making it final and binding.
  • The award has since been fully upheld by two tiers of the Swedish judiciary, including the Swedish Supreme Court.

Swedish Court Rejects Kazakhstan's Second Challenge To Arbitral Award, Blocks Further Appeal

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 3:00pm

Kazakhstan had brought an unprecedented second challenge to the award in November 2019, having lost the first challenge in December 2016 after 3.5 years of proceedings before the same Svea Court of Appeal.

Key Points: 
  • Kazakhstan had brought an unprecedented second challenge to the award in November 2019, having lost the first challenge in December 2016 after 3.5 years of proceedings before the same Svea Court of Appeal.
  • In its ruling, handed down March 9, 2020, the Swedish court found that the two challenges were "identical," which under Swedish law bars the new claim from being heard.
  • The Svea Court also refused to grant permission to appeal this ruling to the Swedish Supreme Court, thus making it final and binding.
  • The award has since been fully upheld by two tiers of the Swedish judiciary, including the Swedish Supreme Court.

President of the Supreme Court to give evidence to the Constitution Committee

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 12:03am

The Constitution Committee will hold its annual evidence session with the President and Deputy President of the Supreme Court.

Key Points: 
  • The Constitution Committee will hold its annual evidence session with the President and Deputy President of the Supreme Court.
  • Every year the Constitution Committee hears from the President and Deputy President of the Supreme Court as part of its series of annual evidence sessions.
  • Wednesday 4 March 2020 in Committee Room 1, Palace of Westminster
    What role does the Supreme Court have in protecting the constitution?
  • Do you think the two Miller cases have helped improve public understanding of the Supreme Court?

President of the Supreme Court to give evidence to the Constitution Committee

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 12:02am

The Constitution Committee will hold its annual evidence session with the President and Deputy President of the Supreme Court.

Key Points: 
  • The Constitution Committee will hold its annual evidence session with the President and Deputy President of the Supreme Court.
  • Every year the Constitution Committee hears from the President and Deputy President of the Supreme Court as part of its series of annual evidence sessions.
  • Wednesday 4 March 2020 in Committee Room 1, Palace of Westminster
    What role does the Supreme Court have in protecting the constitution?
  • Do you think the two Miller cases have helped improve public understanding of the Supreme Court?