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Court rejects bid to seal documents submitted in support of petition to confirm reinsurance arbitration award
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2013

First State Insurance Company and National Casualty Company arbitrated a reinsurance dispute in which the panel issued a confidentiality order


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


Roundup of federal decisions on motions to compel arbitration
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • September 7 2012

Authenment, III v. Ingram Barge Co., Case No. 10-2107 (USDC E.D. La. July 13, 2012) (granting West of England Shipowner’s Mutual’s motion to stay pending arbitration in a case initially brought against West of England’s insured, notwithstanding that plaintiff was non-signatory to arbitration agreement; holding that Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards supersedes Louisiana’s statute prohibiting arbitration agreements in insurance contracts


Reinsurers’ action seeking to void reinsurance agreement transferred to place of related arbitration
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2013

Plaintiffs, five Lloyd's of London underwriters, filed suit in Ohio federal court seeking a declaration that an alleged reinsurance agreement between


Petition to compel reinsurance arbitration dismissed after umpires selected
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2012

A court recently dismissed a case brought to compel arbitration in a asbestos reinsurance coverage dispute between Century Indemnity Company and Everest Reinsurance Company, after the parties reported to the court that they had finally installed umpires in multiple arbitrations related to the dispute


Court compels arbitration of contract claims, but not tort claims arising from commutation
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2012

Plaintiff Repwest Insurance Company, as cedent, entered into an excess workers compensation quota share agreement with various reinsurers, including Conestoga Casualty Insurance Company and the defendant, Preatorian Insurance Company


Court denies insurer’s request for arbitration attorney’s fees
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • December 10 2012

Amerisure successfully arbitrated a dispute with Global Re


Appeal dismissed in Northwestern NationalInsco reinsurance dispute
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2012

The Second Circuit has dismissed an appeal arising from a reinsurance dispute between Northwestern National Insurance Company and Insco, Ltd


Federal Court confirms arbitration award in dispute between reinsurer and insurers but orders arbitration award unsealed
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

Reinsurer AXA and insurers New Hampshire Insurance Company, American Home Insurance Company, and National Union Fire Insurance Company arbitrated a dispute over reinsurance coverage of primary policies that had been underwritten by AIG’s Energy Division in 19961997 and 19971998


Court compels arbitration in cedent dispute with signatory reinsurers and stays proceeding against nonsignatories
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2013

Security Life Insurance Company was the successor to certain reinsurance agreements covering underlying life insurance risks. Pursuant to the