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Second Circuit Affirms Exception to Functus Officio Rule in Arbitration
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • November 29 2018

In 2017, we discussed a reinsurance case where the district court articulated an exception to the functus officio rule that allows for clarification


Florida Court Finds Arbitration Clause Expanding Authority of Courts to VacateModify Arbitration Awards Unenforceable
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2018

The Florida Arbitration Code addresses the confirmation, vacation, modification or correction, and appeal of arbitration awards in Florida. In


Enforcement of award against state not possible where no sufficient link to Switzerland existed (Swiss Supreme Court)
  • Schellenberg Wittmer
  • Switzerland, Global
  • November 22 2018

In Decision 5A_9422017, which is marked for inclusion in the official court reporter, the Swiss Supreme Court upheld a decision of the Cantonal Court


Arbitration awards in the USA
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA, Global
  • November 16 2018

A structured guide to arbitral awards in the USA


Arbitration awards in Thailand
  • Rajah & Tann Asia
  • Thailand, Global
  • November 16 2018

A structured guide to arbitral awards in Thailand


Commercial Division Holds that Failure to Request Rationale for Arbitration Award Makes It Virtually Unreviewable on Manifest Disregard Ground
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2018

Parties to arbitration proceedings at times decide to forego a written decision by the arbitration panel explaining the basis for their arbitration


Provisions Limiting Relief and Requiring Strict Confidentiality Doom Arbitration Agreement
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2018

The Court of Appeal has invalidated an arbitration agreement between a law firm and its "partner" because the agreement restricted the scope of


Expounding on Arbitrability: The Seventh Circuit Joins the Growing Ranks of Circuit Courts Finding that Courts Presumptively Decide the Availability of Class Arbitration
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • November 8 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued numerous decisions over the past decade addressing arbitration agreements. 1 In one of the Roberts Court’s first


Large Insurer Overturns $12M Arbitration Award in New York Appellate Court
  • Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani
  • USA
  • November 5 2018

The appeal arose out of an arbitration that began in 2010. Allied Capital sought coverage from its insurer for a $10.1 million payment made to settle


English court sets aside arbitration award for serious irregularity due to tribunal’s non-disclosure of novel point central to award
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 1 2018

The odds of successfully challenging an arbitral award in the English Courts on the basis of s68 of the Arbitration Act 1996 (serious irregularity)