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Eleventh Circuit affirms arbitration dismissal in favor of investor’s estate in clawback suit

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 16 2015

The receiver of hedge funds that were part of a $168 million Ponzi scheme was unable to vacate an arbitration award denying clawback claims brought

Defendant waived arbitration rights by failing to assert affirmative defense

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2009

Customers of NECC Telecom (NECC), a telephone service provider, brought an action against NECC asserting, among other things, violations of the Federal Communications Act of 1934 and the Federal Communications Commission's Truth-in-Billing Act

Arbitrability of false endorsement claims to be determined by arbitrator

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 20 2007

After an insurance company entered into a software license and maintenance agreement with a software company, the software company posted on its website and in other marketing materials “endorsements” attributed to the insurance company’s chief executive officer and another employee, both of whom contended that the endorsements were false and unauthorized

Idaho district court holds that arbitration requirement is subject to limited judicial review

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 4 2012

The United States District Court for the District of Idaho held that, under Ninth Circuit law, an arbitration award is judicially reviewable under the Federal Arbitration Act even where the arbitration agreement at issue contained language describing the arbitrator’s award as “final and binding” and not subject to appeal

District court rules that individual LLC member is third-party beneficiary and bound by arbitration agreement

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 21 2012

The US District Court for the Southern District of Florida confirmed that third-party beneficiaries of a contract containing an arbitration clause may be

State law governs determination of whether non-signatory can be compelled to arbitrate

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2010

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has reversed and remanded a ruling by a district court that an injured worker could not be compelled to arbitrate against his former employer's insurer

SEC approves FINRA’s request to increase the number of arbitrators on NLSS lists

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 16 2010

The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority rule proposal to increase the number of arbitrators on lists generated by the "Neutral List Selection System," a computer system that generates random lists of arbitrators from FINRA's roster of arbitrators for arbitration cases

Contractual right to arbitration forfeited by refusal to respond to discovery requests

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2009

A federal district court denied defendants’ motion to compel arbitration of a contractual dispute pursuant to the contract’s mandatory arbitration clause where the same defendants had defaulted in an arbitration proceeding commenced by plaintiffs two years ago involving the same dispute

Late service provides basis for denial of motion to vacate arbitration award

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2009

A federal court has denied a motion to vacate an arbitration award where notice of the motion was served four days after the statutory period for such service

Arbitration award based on contract provision not addressed by parties upheld

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2009

Plaintiff, a vice president of sales and marketing, commenced an arbitration against his employer (i2) alleging that i2 had failed to pay him approximately $2.7 million in sales commissions due under his Account Manager Compensation Plan (the Contract