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Arbitrator/lawyer disclosure is not required (access required)

A commercial arbitration award cannot be overturned just because a lawyer who arbitrated the case allegedly failed to disclose his law firm's past association with one of the parties, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled. The appellate court reversed a district court's decision that vacated the arbitration award because of the nondisclosure. The ruling ...