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Court denies petition for order confirming final arbitration award and entry of judgment

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

In First State Ins. Co. v. Nationwide Mutual Ins. Co., No. 13-cv-11322-IT (U.S.D.C. D. Mass. Oct. 21, 2014), a petition for an order to confirm a

New Ninth Circuit opinion requires companies seeking to enforce arbitration to pay 'Sirius' attention to contract formation

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

On November 10, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit continued its recent trend of declining to enforce arbitration clauses after

EEOC releases Performance and Accountability Report for FY 2014

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

The number of private-sector charges of discrimination filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission declined for the third year in a row

Seventh Circuit declines to require pre-pleading security from Uruguay’s state-owned reinsurer and refuses to compel arbitration

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

The Plaintiff, Pine Top Receivables of Illinois, LLC brought an action in Illinois federal court against Banco de Seguros del Estado, an entity

Arbitrator determines scope of arbitration agreement; Workers’ Compensation Act limits

  • Sirote & Permutt PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

In this week's Alabama Law Weekly Update, we report on two cases. In the first case summarized below, the Alabama Supreme Court issued an opinion

US District Court for the Southern District of New York confirms interim arbitration award

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 17 2014

In Companion Property and Casualty Insurance Company v Allied Provident Insurance, Inc. (2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 136473), District Judge Nathan in the

Court refuses to seal “substantive rulings” in arbitration award

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 17 2014

A federal court in Michigan was recently presented with a motion to seal the briefing associated with a motion to confirm an arbitration award. The

NAFTA tribunal considers issues of res judicata and the customary international law minimum standard of treatment

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

In Apotex Holdings Inc. and Apotex Inc. v United States of America, (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)121), a NAFTA chapter eleven tribunal considered issues

Enforceability of online terms of use: guidance from the Ninth Circuit

  • Venable LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently decided a case addressing the enforceability of terms of use posted on websites as mere notices that are

Oil company latest to lose arbitration agreement enforcement from NLRB

  • Roetzel & Andress
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 13 2014

Relying on the controversial D.R. Horton case, the NLRB ruled that gas station chain Murphy Oil's arbitration agreements barring employees from