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Revisiting AT&T v. Concepcion: can you hear me now?

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2012

Approaching the one-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in AT & T Mobility, LLC v. Concepcion, --- U.S. ---, 131 S. Ct. 1740, 179 L. Ed. 2d 742 (2011), it is noteworthy that the Court has felt it necessary to reiterate its holding, as courts have interpreted it more narrowly than was intended

Round-up of decisions vacating or confirming arbitration awards

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 4 2012

Following is a summary of court decisions, some confirming, others vacating, arbitral awards

Arbitration round-up

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 23 2012

Mesa Airlines, Inc. v. Air Line Pilots Association International, Case No. 2:11-cv-02106 (USDC D. Ariz. Sept. 14, 2012) - granting summary judgment upholding labor arbitration award; arbitrator’s reinstatement of airline pilot did not exceed jurisdiction by ignoring language of collective bargaining agreement, did not violate public policy, and did not exhibit bias by ignoring evidence

Federal judges in Brooklyn are making it easier to pursue fraud claims against no-fault medical providers

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 8 2013

The Eastern District of New York, which includes the New York City Boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens, has been home to some of the most colorful

Court denies motion to reconsider confirmation of arbitration award

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2010

Following a denial of its motion to vacate an adverse arbitration award, plaintiffs ABS Financial Services submitted a Motion for Reconsideration requesting that the US District Court for the District of New Jersey reverse its prior ruling and judgment

Court grants limited pre-arbitration discovery of non-party

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 20 2009

A New York State Court allowed the issuance of judicial subpoenas to non-parties at the request of Petitioner corporations in a pre-arbitration discovery action

Equitable estoppel cannot compel arbitration against non-signatories where claims were based on statute and not contract

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 12 2013

In a putative class anti-trust action brought by retail grocers against wholesale grocers, a divided panel of the Eighth Circuit recently reversed

Arbitration award roundup

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 27 2013

Following is a summary of selected court opinions addressing requests for confirmation and vacation of arbitration awards. Manifest disregard

$185 million award confirmed for losses caused by Argentina’s emergency laws enacted in response to 2002 economic crisis

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • Argentina, USA
  • -
  • February 9 2011

On June 24, 2010, we reported on a dispute between BG Group, a British company that invested in Argentinean gas distribution, and Argentina over losses incurred by BG Group after Argentina enacted emergency laws in response to an economic crisis in 2002

District court denies motion to stay arbitration while motion for reconsideration pending

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2010

After granting defendant Lloyd’s motion to compel arbitration, plaintiff B.D. Cooke and Partners filed a motion for reconsideration of the order