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Irish High Court rules on effect of an assignment on agreement to arbitrate

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland
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  • July 29 2014

In Stewart v McKenna 2014 IEHC 301, the Irish High Court considered whether a purported assignment of the benefit of an insurance policy, and an

Update banking & finance - July 2014

  • CMS Hasche Sigle
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  • Germany
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  • July 28 2014

We are pleased once again to be able to report on some interesting statutory reforms, court rulings and developments in international arbitration

Federal district court upholds foreign reinsurer’s right to remove action to federal court

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • USA
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  • July 28 2014

The Court for the Middle District of Louisiana upheld a magistrate's ruling denying a motion to remand filed by the Louisiana Commerce and Trade

Court refuses to compel nonsignatory to join reinsurance arbitration

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2014

On April 8, 2014, we reported on National Indemnity Company's ("NICO") attempt in a Nebraska federal district court to enjoin Transatlantic

Recent developments in pre-judgment challenges to arbitrator bias

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 16 2014

Federal courts have long had power under the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA") to vacate an arbitral award because of arbitrator bias. See 9 U.S.C

A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially

Insured adequately stated bad-faith claim by alleging insurer did not investigate insured’s first-party claim Before demanding arbitration

  • Gordon & Rees LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 11 2014

In its June 27 opinion in Maslo v. Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance, the California Court of Appeal for the Second Appellate District held an insured

Arbitrators, not courts, to decide availability of class arbitration under parties’ agreement

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • USA
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  • July 10 2014

A federal court in New York has held that arbitrators, not courts, should decide whether class arbitration is available under an arbitration

The Alabama Supreme Court broadens the definition of occurrence in a general contractor's commercial general liability policy in Owners Insurance v. Jim Carr Homebuilder, LLC

  • Burr & Forman LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 24 2014

On March 28, 2014, the Alabama Supreme Court withdrew its September 20, 2013 opinion and substituted a new decision in Owners Ins. Co. v. Jim Carr

No jurisdiction over BIT claims if investor fails to state a prima facie case

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Netherlands, Slovakia
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  • June 20 2014

In Achmea BV v The Slovak Republic (PCA Case No. 2013-12), the tribunal considered the respondent's objection that it lacked jurisdiction on the