The American Lawyer
The problem is that if Schindler had been in propria persona, his own statements in a pleading, however inartfully pleaded, would be given reasonable leeway by a court. (See Haines v. Kerner, 404 US 520 (1971)) Was he better-off being nominally represented by a top-notch firm which gave him utter freedom in creating the content of a Petition for the Supreme Court, given that under Rule 14.4, the failure of a petitioner to present "with accuracy, brevity, and clarity whatever is essential to ready and adequate understanding of the points requiring consideration" is sufficient reason for the Court to deny a Petition?
The 1958 United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York Convention) is viewed by many as one of the most (if not the most) successful commercial treaties to which the United States has become a party.
Do your employees have profiles on LinkedIn? Are they connected to your customers? Must they “unfriend” your customers if they ever left your company? Maybe not!