11th Circuit Finds No Bias By Arbitrator, Affirms Confirmation Of Award

ATLANTA - The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Aug. 7 affirmed a federal judge's decision to confirm and enforce an international arbitration award issued in favor of an insurer, finding that the arbitrator was not biased and that the award did not violate U.S. public policy (Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., as receiver for Republic Federal Bank, N.A. v. IIG Capital LLC, No. 12-10686, 11th Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 16268).

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