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Court removes arbitrator for failure to disclose information about business pursuit

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2014

The district court granted a motion to remove an arbitrator from presiding over an ongoing arbitration because of his failure timely to disclose a

Arbitration clause unconscionable - as determined by court, not arbitrator

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Applying Washington state law, the Ninth Circuit held that the court, rather than the arbitrator, should determine whether an arbitration clause in a

Non-appealability clause in arbitration agreement is unenforceable

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

A clause in an arbitration agreement that eliminates all federal court review of arbitration awards, including the statutory grounds for vacatur in

Whether arbitration was waived is to be determined by court, not arbitrator

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

The question of whether the right to arbitration was waived by litigation conduct is to be decided by the court, not the arbitrator. Hong v. CJ CGV

Preclusive effect of prior arbitration award is to be decided by arbitrator, not court

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Rejecting a party's request for a court injunction to stop an arbitration proceeding on grounds that the proceeding was precluded by a previous

International arbitration and litigation, Jenner & Block practice series

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

The rise of globalization has allowed both U.S. and international companies to access new markets to buy and sell their products and services. With

Sixth Circuit upholds limit on class arbitration; class arbitration is a gateway issue

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2014

In Reed Elsevier, Inc. v. Crockett, 734 F.3d 594 (6th Cir. 2013) (No. 12-3574),, a law firm sued LexisNexis for breach of contract, individually and

State law unconscionability defense to arbitration is not preempted by federal law

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2014

The Ninth Circuit upheld a lower court's ruling that an employer's arbitration clause was procedurally and substantively unconscionable, concluding

Rule exempting claims for injunctive relief from arbitration is preempted

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2014

Eliminating a California state court carve-out to the types of claims that are required to be arbitrated, the Ninth Circuit held that claims seeking

Arbitrator’s decision to permit class arbitration on estoppel grounds upheld

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 29 2013

The district court upheld an arbitrator's finding that employees seeking unpaid compensation could proceed in the arbitration as a class rather than