Reinsurance Review - June 2011

Reinsurance Review - June 2011

June 1, 2011

In this month’s edition:

  • Excess Insurer Files Claim Against Reinsurer in Dispute Over Obligations Under Facultative Reinsurance Contract
  • Court Grants Motion to Dismiss Breach of Reinsurance Contract Action
  • Disqualification of Reinsured’s Attorney Matter for Court, Not Arbitrator
  • Whether Arbitration Must be Stayed in Absence of Necessary Party is a Matter to be Decided by Arbitrators, Not Court
  • Court Declines Invitation to Appoint Arbitrator to Replace Party’s Selected Arbitrator
  • Number of Arbitration Proceedings to be Decided by Arbitration Panel, Not Court
  • Court Addresses Primary Insurer’s and Reinsurer’s Summary Judgment Motions Following Settlement of Underlying Action