• Jurisdiction for Injuries Arising at Tribal Casinos: The Importance of Clear Dispute Resolution Terms
  • December 19, 2013
  • Law Firm: Modrall Sperling - Albuquerque Office
  • The State supreme courts in Oklahoma and New Mexico both have recently determined that their state courts lack jurisdiction over tort claims arising from conduct at tribal casinos. These cases are a reminder of the importance of clear dispute resolution and forum selection clauses in agreements with tribal nations.