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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


Second Circuit affirms waiver of removal based on service of suit provision in reinsurance treaty
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2010

In two prior posts (December 8, 2009 and February 11, 2010), we reported on Dinallo v Dunav Ins. Co., a case between a liquidator of an insurance company and the company’s reinsurer, Dunav Re


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


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


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


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


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


Ninth Circuit holds that malicious prosecution and abuse of process claims are arbitrable
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2012

The Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court’s grant of the motion to compel arbitration of defendant’s malicious prosecution and abuse of process claims against plaintiff that arose from a previous arbitration