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U.S. High Court Refuses To Review Arbitration Ruling Arising From Crop Damage
Posted on 6 Oct 2014 by Jennifer Hans

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court today rejected a nursery insured’s request to review the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals' refusal to vacate an arbitration award in favor of insurers in a coverage dispute over... Read More

Pillsbury Winthrop: Parties' Choice of Seat of Arbitration Key Factor in Choice of Law Decision
Posted on 12 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Laura Thomson , Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman English Court of Appeal dismisses appeal, upholding injunction of coverage dispute in Brazilian courts because arbitration clause specifying London as the seat of arbitration trumps the policy's... Read More

UK Insurer Barred from Enforcing Mandatory Arbitration Provision in Coverage Dispute with Missouri Insured
Posted on 1 May 2013 by Seth Lamden

by Seth Lamden , Partner, Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP In Union Electric Co. v. AEGIS Energy Syndicate 1225 , No. 12-3546 (8th Cir. April 19, 2013) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], the court held that a UK insurer was precluded... Read More