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Defendant waived arbitration rights by failing to assert affirmative defense
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2009

Customers of NECC Telecom (NECC), a telephone service provider, brought an action against NECC asserting, among other things, violations of the Federal Communications Act of 1934 and the Federal Communications Commission's Truth-in-Billing Act


Second Circuit holds mandatory broker dealer arbitration not available to non-customer
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2014

On May 15, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a summary order in a closely watched case regarding the circumstances in which a


Late service provides basis for denial of motion to vacate arbitration award
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2009

A federal court has denied a motion to vacate an arbitration award where notice of the motion was served four days after the statutory period for such service


Third party may not compel signatories to an arbitration agreement
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2010

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit reversed a district court’s grant of individual co-defendants’ motion to dismiss and to compel arbitration between plaintiff and entity co-defendant, on the grounds that the movants (1) were non-signatories to the Fulfillment Agreement between plaintiff and entity co-defendant which contained the arbitration provision they were attempting to enforce, and (2) had explicitly disclaimed any right to participate in the arbitration they were seeking to compel


Second Circuit holds contractual forum selection clause supersedes FINRA mandatory arbitration rule
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2014

On August 21, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit decided two closely watched appeals regarding the intersection of Financial Industry


Sixth Circuit affirms decision to enforce arbitration provision in retiree benefit dispute
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2013

The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently affirmed a district court's decision to grant defendant-appellee TRW Vehicle Safety Systems


Recent developments for litigation risk mitigation: the U.S. Supreme Court’s prescription
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2014

Over the past three years, since mid-2010, the Supreme Court has handed down a series of related decisions that, taken together, constitute an


Texas district court deems arbitration agreement enforceable
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2013

The US District Court for the Southern District of Texas recently held that a dispute between a group of employers and a former employee should be


US Supreme Court defers to arbitrator’s decision to allow class arbitration in healthcare action
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2013

The US Supreme Court affirmed a ruling by the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit upholding an arbitrator's decision that a contract provided


Third Circuit finds Delaware Chancery’s arbitration program unconstitutional
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2013

A three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently affirmed an injunction against the Delaware Court of Chancery's