Reinsurance Review - September 2010

Reinsurance Review - September 2010

October 1, 2010

In this month’s edition:

  • Second Circuit Vacates $34 Million Judgment in Reinsurance Action As Claims Were Time-Barred
  • Third Circuit Declares That A Party Cannot “Opt Out” of the FAA
  • Fifth Circuit Declares That Arbitrability of Dispute is to be Determined by Arbitration Panel
  • Professional Relationship Between Arbitrator’s Wife and Defense Counsel Not Grounds To Vacate Arbitration Award
  • Broad Arbitration Provision in Reinsurance Agreement Encompasses Reinsurance Dispute Despite Releases by Insurer and Expiration of Agreement
  • 11th Circuit Reverses Dismissal of Lloyd’s Suit For Lack of Jurisdiction