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Posted: June 20, 2021

When Forum Selection Clause Submitting Only to Federal Jurisdiction is Unenforceable, Parties May Bring Suit in Other Jurisdiction

On June 4, 2021, Justice Cohen of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Serface Care, Inc. v. Berry Good Labs, LLC, 2021 NY Slip Op. 31900(U), holding that when a forum selection clause selecting only a federal forum is unenforceable, the parties can sue in other jurisdictions, explaining: The forum selection... Read more »