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Procedural disputes subject to arbitration
  • Gray Plant Mooty
  • USA
  • September 25 2017

Meanwhile, a federal court in New Jersey granted a franchisor's motion to compel arbitration finding, among other things, that a franchisee's claims


Court denies petition to vacate arbitration award under evident partiality and exceeding power standards of review
  • Gray Plant Mooty
  • USA
  • September 25 2017

The federal court in Massachusetts has denied a franchisor's motion to vacate an arbitration award and granted a franchisee's motion to confirm the


When Surety Bond Incorporates the Subcontract by Reference, Is the Subcontract’s Arbitration Clause Also Incorporated? Federal Court in South Carolina Says Yes; Federal Court in Kansas Says No In Two Matters Involving the Same Parties
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2017

Two recent decisions from United States District Courts for the District of South Carolina and the District of Kansas, respectively, reached opposite


When Surety Bond Incorporates the Subcontract by Reference, Is the Subcontract’s Arbitration Clause Also Incorporated? Federal Court in South Carolina Says Yes; Federal Court in Kansas Says No In Two Matters Involving the Same Parties
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2017

Two recent decisions from United States District Courts for the District of South Carolina and the District of Kansas, respectively, reached opposite


Third Parties Fail To Force Arbitration in Three Circuits
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2017

The “Summer of Arbitration” draws to a close tomorrow, if you can believe it. (On the first day of fall, it is supposed to be 91 degrees in Minnesota


My Roof, My Rules: Arbitrators May Determine Their Own Jurisdiction When the Parties Delegate that Authority
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2017

An issue that repeatedly comes up in construction disputes is the scope of an arbitration agreement. Courts generally interpret agreements to


The Cynic Returns
  • Hudson Cook LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2017

In a prior article, I wrote about how a cynic might view the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's arbitration rule and its corresponding ban on


Cross-border disputes: enforcing US judgments in England and Wales
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 18 2017

The UK and the US have long enjoyed a special - and valuable - relationship. According to the Center for Transatlantic Relations’ most recent report


CFPB Rule Prohibits Financial Services Providers from Blocking Consumer Class Actions in Arbitration Agreements
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's rule, which went into effect today, (i) prohibits providers of certain consumer financial products and


Confirming Arbitration Awards Made Abroad
  • Wilk Auslander LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2017

Most litigators are quite familiar with the procedure for confirming an arbitration award under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA). Basically, it