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Trustmark not liable for failing to obtain setoff in long-running battle over retrocession agreements
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2013

A Connecticut federal court put to bed a case which started out as a petition to confirm an arbitration award between reinsurer and retrocessionaire


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


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


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 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


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


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


Court refuses to vacate award where insurer’s pre-arbitration appeals process not followed
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • January 25 2013

Plaintiff USA Chiropractic commenced arbitration proceedings against PIP carrier NJ Re-Insurance Co., seeking coverage under an assignment of rights


State law requiring “jurisdiction of action” in courts for insurance disputes rendered arbitration clause void
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2013

The Washington Supreme Court affirmed the denial of a motion to compel arbitration in an insurance dispute, based on a state statute that prohibits


Court compels arbitration of multiple plaintiffs notwithstanding “narrow” arbitration agreement
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2012

A court compelled arbitration of a dispute between an insurer and an affiliated group of multinational companies, despite the fact that the agreement to arbitrate was “narrow,” signed by only one of the plaintiff companies, and subject to a statute of limitations defense that state law permitted to be addressed in court