JACKSON, Miss. - A Mississippi appeals court on Nov. 13 affirmed a ruling that refused to compel arbitration of certain claims asserted by the purchasers of a home that allegedly contained defects but found that their infliction of emotional distress and misrepresentation claims were subject to arbitration (Noble Real Estate Inc. v. Robert C. Seder, et al., No. 2011-CA-00838., Miss. App.; 2012 Miss. App. LEXIS 694).