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Claimants in London arbitration obtained ex parte district court order pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 1782 compelling discovery from the U.S. affiliates of the respondent in the arbitration.

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 29 2015

Owl Shipping, LLC and Oriole Shipping, LLC (“Petitioners”), the owners of the vessels MV Owl and MV Oriole, entered into time-charter agreements

Third Circuit reverses district court’s order compelling arbitration under the theory of equitable estoppel

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

Appellee, The Flintkote Company, a major supplier of asbestos-based products, had procured a number of insurance policies from London insurance firms

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds arbitration award of over $500 million for misappropriating trade secrets after arbitrator precludes evidence as sanction for party misconduct

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

Sining Mao (“Mao”) was a former director at Seagate, a hard drive company, who worked on technology to improve storage capacity. When Mao joined

Missouri Courts continue to be unfriendly to arbitration agreements

  • Husch Blackwell LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

This month the Missouri Court of Appeals for the Eastern District issued an opinion which slammed the door, once again, on the ability of employers

Eleventh Circuit affirms denial of motion to compel arbitration where integral forum selection clause in arbitration agreement chose unavailable forum for arbitration

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

Abraham Inetianbor borrowed money from Western Sky Financial, LLC in a loan serviced by CashCall, Inc. Inetianbor sued CashCall for, among other

Republic of Honduras enjoys sovereign immunity with respect to U.S. company’s petition to confirm a foreign arbitration award obtained against a sub-entity of the honduran government

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Honduras, USA
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  • January 29 2015

Following a major Hurricane in Honduras, DRC, Inc. (“Petitioner”) bid on and won a reconstruction project and signed a contract with the Honduran

District court refuses to enforce, under the New York Convention, an ICC award rendered in Brazil because parties never agreed to arbitrate.

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

In 2007, Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A., a Brazilian airline, acquired VRG from two indirect subsidiaries of MatlinPatterson, a New York-based

U.S. Supreme Court denies cert in PAGA arbitration waiver case

  • Littler Mendelson
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 28 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court's denial of certiorari in Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los Angeles, LLC leaves intact (for now) the California Supreme

Missouri Court of Appeals further restricts arbitration agreements

  • Ogletree Deakins
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  • USA
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  • January 27 2015

The Missouri Court of Appeals rang in the New Year by issuing an opinion that continues the trend in Missouri of restricting the enforceability of

U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear Iskanian v. CLS Transportation appeal

  • LeClairRyan
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2015

Last summer, the California Supreme Court ruled in Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los Angeles, LLC that the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) preempted