Selection of Venue in a U.S. Swaps Litigation Governed by an ISDA


Current strains on the capital markets are causing swap counterparties to file for bankruptcy or default on their trade obligations, a trend which may lead to an increase in swaps litigation over these defaulted swaps in the near term. This article looks at a common litigation issue - forum selection - in swaps cases governed by the industry standard International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. ("ISDA") documentation.

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© Bloomberg Law Reports 2009. Originally published by Bloomberg Law Reports. New York Law, Vol. 1, No. 1. Reprinted by permission.

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