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Goldgerg Segalla’s Reinsurance Review – May, 2010

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 An Equitable Lien Does Not Violate the FAA Second...

Foley & Lardner: Avoiding Problems With Arbitrator Disclosures: Practical Lessons From Karlseng v. Cooke

By Eric Haab , Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP For many decades, the reinsurance marketplace has adopted arbitration as the preferred mode of dispute resolution. The expressed goals of arbitration are familiar - timely and efficient resolution of disputes by a panel of experts familiar with the intricacies...