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Participation in New York arbitration not an implicit waiver of sovereign immunity under the FSIA
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • Argentina, USA
  • February 12 2013

A pro se attorney sued his former clients, Argentina's economic ministry and a reinsurance company owned by the Argentine government, for malicious


Court refuses to enjoin attorneys who allegedly breached confidentiality agreement in reinsurance arbitration
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2013

On May 1, 2012, we reported on the Second Circuit's affirmance of a denial of Utica Mutual Insurance Company's motion to disqualify R & Q Reinsurance


Federal court dismisses action to disqualify counsel in reinsurance arbitration for failure to satisfy amount in controversy requirement
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • January 8 2013

Plaintiff and defendant were parties to a contract under which dispute arose and arbitration was demanded. Plaintiff filed an action in state court


Federal judges in Brooklyn are making it easier to pursue fraud claims against no-fault medical providers
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2013

The Eastern District of New York, which includes the New York City Boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens, has been home to some of the most colorful


Eighth Circuit: broad service of suit provision in insurance policy endorsement precludes arbitration
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2013

In a prior post, we reported the district court's denial of the insurer's motion to compel arbitration in Union Electric Co. v. Aegis Energy


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 compels arbitration in reinsurance dispute
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2013

New Jersey Physicians United Reciprocal Exchange ("NJ Pure") filed a complaint claiming that its reinsurer breached a 2007 reinsurance contract under


Parties agree to dismissal of action after liberty mutual petitions court to appoint arbitrator
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2012

A lawsuit involving a reinsurance dispute has been voluntarily dismissed so that it may proceed in arbitration


Court enforces forum selection clause in reinsurance agreements and transfers arbitration dispute under 28 U.S.C. 1404
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2012

In an arbitration dispute brought in the Western District of Wisconsin over the inability of the parties to choose an arbitrator for reinsurance disputes, the court found that venue was improper and transferred the case to the Southern District of New York under 28 U.S.C. 1404


Reinsurer settles confidentiality breach dispute
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • April 3 2013

We previously reported on Utica Mutual Insurance Company and R & Q Reinsurance Company's dispute arising out of the alleged breach of three