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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


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


Declaratory relief action rejected as a means to challenge interlocutory arbitration orders for lack of “ripeness”
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2013

In an arbitration related to an uninsured motorist insurance claim, the insured twice challenged the arbitrators' discovery rulings by filing


Insurer judicially estopped from compelling arbitration of longstanding dispute with reinsurer
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2013

The Texas Court of Appeals affirmed a trial court order denying New Hampshire Insurance Company's motion to compel arbitration of Magellan


If at first you don’t succeed: insurer estopped from compelling arbitration with Magellan Reinsurance
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • June 4 2013

Withdrawing its earlier opinion on rehearing, the Texas Court of Appeals held that New Hampshire Insurance Company ("New Hampshire") is judicially


Dispute over whether quota share treaty had been terminated is subject to arbitration; late appointment of arbitrator allowed due to absence of prejudice
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • October 23 2008

Lincoln General reinsured Clarendon National under a quota share reinsurance treaty


Liquidator may avoid arbitration provisions of reinsurance agreements it seeks to enforce
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2008

Liquidators of insurance companies seem to have many advantages when assembling assets and controlling expenses, including the ability, at least in Ohio, to repudiate arbitration obligations


Court finds claims relating to reinsurance placement barred by statute of limitation
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2008

Gerling Global Reinsurance alleged that it was “lured” to provide reinsurance through material misrepresentations and omissions and instituted arbitration against Fremont Indemnity Company