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New York Federal Court orders end to arbitration fight over document allegedly withheld prior to arbitration
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • September 1 2015

A federal district court in New York entered an order enjoining an attempt at a second arbitration initiated by Equitas Insurance Limited and Certain


Operation of section 59A where degree of permanent impairment has not reached MMI
  • Bartier Perry
  • Australia
  • August 28 2015

Section 59A of the Workers Compensation Act 1987 limits the payment of compensation for treatment, service or assistance to a period of 12 months


Court of Appeal knocks out top-up claims
  • Bartier Perry
  • Australia
  • August 28 2015

On 27 August 2015 the Court of Appeal in Cram Fluid Power Pty Ltd v Green 2015 NSWCA 250 delivered its decision on a claim for further lump sum


Umpire selection impasse? Second Circuit directs district court to appoint umpire
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

You are involved in a reinsurance dispute in arbitration. Both sides have named their party-appointed arbitrators and have exchanged umpire


Party waived untimely defense to arbitration, notwithstanding party’s claim that counsel committed malpractice
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

The court confirmed an arbitration decision awarding damages in favor of workers compensation insurers against various insured employee-staffing


Too little, too late: post-arbitration award frustrations
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • August 17 2015

Armchair quarterbacking or second-guessing an outcome after an event has occurred is a skill displayed by many. The same is true following a


Massachusetts federal court upholds arbitration award based on equitable powers
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • August 12 2015

A recent case out of the District of Massachusetts reviewing an arbitration award against Ace American Insurance Company ("Ace") found that an


California Supreme Court finds insurer may bring direct action against independent counsel to excessive legal fees
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2015

In an August 10, 2015 opinion, the California Supreme Court held that an insurer, ordered to appoint and timely pay for independent counsel under


Alabama Supreme Court holds arbitration provision is enforceable
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2015

The Alabama Supreme Court has held that an arbitration provision in homeowners' policies is valid and enforceable. American Bankers Ins. Co. of


Arbitration agreement between insured and insurer requires direct action plaintiffs to arbitrate claims against insurer
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2015

A Louisiana Court of Appeal has upheld efforts by a risk retention group to compel arbitration of a direct action plaintiff's claims holding that the