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Tag Archives: Arbitration

Wage and overtime suit sent to arbitration (access required)

Where drivers alleged they were misclassified as independent contractors under Massachusetts law, but their independent contractor agreements delegated any challenge to the interpretation or application of the arbitration provision to the arbitrator, the arbitrator will determine the arbitrability of the ...

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Case settles despite hotly contested injuries issue — $500,000 settlement (access required)

Type of action: Personal injury, auto accident Injuries alleged: Traumatic brain injury, chronic migraines and postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome Name of case: Jackson v. Clark Court: Prince William Circuit Court Case no.: CL18002646-000 Tried before: Arbitration Name of judge or ...

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Delegation question certified to Fourth Circuit (access required)

Where there is substantial ground for difference of opinion on whether non-signatory to an arbitration provision that clearly and unmistakably incorporates arbitral rules delegating questions of “arbitrability” and “jurisdiction” to an arbitrator can move to compel arbitration of a third-party ...

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Arbitrator decides if non-parties can compel arbitration (access required)

Where a doctor asserted claims for defamation, tortious interference and illegal retaliation arising out of the termination of his employment relationship, an arbitrator will decide if two non-parties can take advantage of an arbitration provision in the doctor’s employment agreement. ...

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$1.55 million arbitration award survives attack (access required)

Where a Singaporean arbitration award was entered against the defendant for $1.55 million, plus legal fees and arbitration costs, his subject matter jurisdiction, personal jurisdiction and merits attacks on that award were rejected. Background Following a dispute over an agreement ...

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