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Goldberg Segalla’s Reinsurance Review – February, 2011
Posted on 30 Mar 2011 by Gerber, Segalla, Kingsley, Omilian

IN THIS MONTH'S EDITION: Circuit Court Reverses District Court and Determines that there is No Right to Injunction to Stop Arbitration Because No Showing of Irreparable Injury District Court Dismisses Case against British American Sua Sponte... Read More

Foley & Lardner: Between Mediation and Arbitration — Binding Mediation: The Third Alternative
Posted on 30 Aug 2011 by Foley & Lardner LLP

By Robert C. (Bob) Leventhal , Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP The vast majority of reinsurance disputes are decided by alternative dispute resolution methods. Binding arbitration is the most widely used method. Recently there has been increased... Read More

Courts Continue To Resist Confidentiality in Filing Arbitral Vacatur/Confirmation Proceedings; Other Rulings Lead To Confirmation of Award
Posted on 9 Dec 2011 by Cadwalader OneWorld International Practice

By Louis M. Solomon, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP Harper Ins. Ltd. v. Century Indemnity Co. , 10 Civ. 7866 (S.D.N.Y. July 2011)(NRB) (Free Download), addresses cross-petitions to vacate and confirm an arbitral award. The case addresses... Read More

Goldstein on eDiscovery in Reinsurance Arbitration Part 4
Posted on 11 May 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

(Please visit the site to view this video) Isn't the evidence gathered in deep e-discovery valuable in reinsurance arbitration? See how Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass partner Michael H. Goldstein answers that question in this clip, produced... Read More

Goldstein on eDiscovery in Reinsurance Arbitration Part 1
Posted on 14 May 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

(Please visit the site to view this video) Do the new e-discovery rules in civil procedure impact reinsurance arbitrations? See how Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass partner Michael H. Goldstein answers that question in this clip, produced by HB... Read More

Goldstein on eDiscovery in Reinsurance Arbitration Part 2
Posted on 13 May 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

(Please visit the site to view this video) Does relying on civil e-discovery rules make arbitration more expensive? See how Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass partner Michael H. Goldstein answers that question in this clip, produced by HB Litigation... Read More

Goldstein on eDiscovery in Reinsurance Arbitration Part 3
Posted on 13 May 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

(Please visit the site to view this video) Don't the civil e-discovery rules have an upside in reinsurance arbitrations? See how Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass partner Michael H. Goldstein answers that question in this clip, produced by HB... Read More

Goldstein on eDiscovery in Reinsurance Arbitration Part 5
Posted on 10 May 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

(Please visit the site to view this video) Are overreaching e-discovery demands a tactic that arbitrators need to manage? See how Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass partner Michael H. Goldstein answers that question in this clip, produced by HB Litigation... Read More

Courts Continue To Resist Confidentiality in Filing Arbitral Vacatur/Confirmation Proceedings; Other Rulings Lead To Confirmation of Award
Posted on 9 Dec 2011 by Cadwalader OneWorld International Practice

By Louis M. Solomon, Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP Harper Ins. Ltd. v. Century Indemnity Co. , 10 Civ. 7866 (S.D.N.Y. July 2011)(NRB) (Free Download), addresses cross-petitions to vacate and confirm an arbitral award. The case addresses... Read More

Goldgerg Segalla’s Reinsurance Review – May, 2010
Posted on 13 May 2010 by Gerber, Segalla, Kingsley, Omilian

IN THIS MONTH'S EDITION: In a 5-3 Decision, Supreme Court Vacates Second Circuit Decision Permitting Class Arbitration Where the Arbitration Agreement Was Silent on the Issue Eleventh Circuit Confirmed that Arbitrators' Award Providing... Read More

Foley & Lardner: Between Mediation and Arbitration — Binding Mediation: The Third Alternative
Posted on 30 Aug 2011 by Foley & Lardner LLP

By Robert C. (Bob) Leventhal , Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP The vast majority of reinsurance disputes are decided by alternative dispute resolution methods. Binding arbitration is the most widely used method. Recently there has been increased... Read More