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Edward K. Gross, founder of Vedder Price’s Washington, DC office and member of the firm’s Global Transportation Finance team, recently co-authored "Leases" in the Fall 2017 edition of The Business Lawyer.

The survey covers a number of cases decided in 2016 involving disputes between parties to equipment financing transactions or with the third parties regarding the transactions or the related equipment. The following case law developments are covered:

  • True Lease
  • Rights of Assignees
  • Waiver of Defenses
  • "Hell-or-High-Water” Clauses
  • Vicarious Liability of Motor Vehicle and Aircraft Lessors
  • Electronic Chattel Paper
  • Damages

Published quarterly, The Business Lawyer is an American Bar Association publication with a circulation of over 60,000 readers. It contains articles of significant interest including case law analysis and developing trends.

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Edward K. Gross