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Court rejects bid to seal documents submitted in support of petition to confirm reinsurance arbitration award

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 2 2013

First State Insurance Company and National Casualty Company arbitrated a reinsurance dispute in which the panel issued a confidentiality order

Insurer judicially estopped from compelling arbitration of longstanding dispute with reinsurer

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 18 2013

The Texas Court of Appeals affirmed a trial court order denying New Hampshire Insurance Company's motion to compel arbitration of Magellan

New York court orders that umpire be appointed to complete reinsurance arbitration panel

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 19 2013

Petitioner American Home Assurance Company sought appointment of an umpire, or a third arbitrator under certain treaties, to preside over

Court refuses to vacate award where insurer’s pre-arbitration appeals process not followed

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 25 2013

Plaintiff USA Chiropractic commenced arbitration proceedings against PIP carrier NJ Re-Insurance Co., seeking coverage under an assignment of rights

Reinsurers’ action seeking to void reinsurance agreement transferred to place of related arbitration

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 7 2013

Plaintiffs, five Lloyd's of London underwriters, filed suit in Ohio federal court seeking a declaration that an alleged reinsurance agreement between

Court denies insurer’s request for arbitration attorney’s fees

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 10 2012

Amerisure successfully arbitrated a dispute with Global Re

Federal Court confirms arbitration award in dispute between reinsurer and insurers but orders arbitration award unsealed

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 1 2012

Reinsurer AXA and insurers New Hampshire Insurance Company, American Home Insurance Company, and National Union Fire Insurance Company arbitrated a dispute over reinsurance coverage of primary policies that had been underwritten by AIG’s Energy Division in 19961997 and 19971998

Roundup of federal decisions on motions to compel arbitration

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 7 2012

Authenment, III v. Ingram Barge Co., Case No. 10-2107 (USDC E.D. La. July 13, 2012) (granting West of England Shipowner’s Mutual’s motion to stay pending arbitration in a case initially brought against West of England’s insured, notwithstanding that plaintiff was non-signatory to arbitration agreement; holding that Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards supersedes Louisiana’s statute prohibiting arbitration agreements in insurance contracts

Appeals court affirms confirmation of award determining that umbrella policy’s pollution exclusion applies

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 28 2012

National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh issued an umbrella policy to Continental Carbon Company, a manufacturer of carbon-black used in tires and other rubber and plastic goods

Insurer denied request to enjoin speedy arbitration proceeding

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 15 2012

Policyholder Nero filed a putative class action lawsuit against American Family Insurance Company, alleging common law and statutory claims