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Supreme Court hears argument in class arbitration case, Oxford Health Plans v. Sutter
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • March 25 2013

The Supreme Court heard oral argument earlier today in Oxford Health Plans LLC v. Sutter, No. 12-135, on whether the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA"


Supreme court grants review in class arbitration case, Oxford Health Plans LLC v. Sutter
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2012

Two years ago, the Supreme Court held “that a party may not be compelled under the Federal Arbitration Act to submit to class arbitration unless there is a contractual basis for concluding that the party agreed to do so.”


After the adjudicator’s decision when can you set-off?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2013

For the party on the wrong end of an adjudication award, the idea of setting-off other claims (such as liquidated damages), against the award is


The adjudicator who changed his mind
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2013

Vertase and Squibb fought out two adjudications. In the first, the adjudicator apparently decided that Vertase, the main contractor, could not deduct


Amendments governing the enforcement of Macau arbitral awards come into operation in December 2013
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Macau
  • October 23 2013

In our legal update "Amendments to Arbitration Ordinance (Cap. 609)" dated 30 July 2013, we advised that the Arbitration (Amendment) Bill 2013


Suzhou Court refuses to enforce CIETAC Shanghai award
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • China
  • July 17 2013

Recently, the Suzhou Intermediate People's Court in Jiangsu province (the "Suzhou Court"), China, refused to enforce an arbitral award rendered by


Myanmar formally accedes to the New York Convention
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Myanmar
  • July 23 2013

On 15 July 2013, Myanmar formally acceded to the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (the "New York


Fifth Circuit overturns NLRB’s anti-arbitration D.R. Horton ruling
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2013

We have frequently chronicled the ongoing efforts of the plaintiffs' bar to circumvent the Supreme Court's decision in AT&T Mobility LLC v


Myanmar agrees to become a signatory to the New York Convention
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Myanmar
  • March 14 2013

On 6 March 2013, Myanmar's Parliament voted in favour of Myanmar becoming a signatory to the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign


Ninth Circuit invalidates employer’s arbitration agreement as unconscionable and allows putative class action to proceed
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2013

The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court invalidated an employer’s arbitration agreement because it was both procedurally and