Michigan appellate court holds that trial court erred in determining that claims were non-arbitrable...

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Swiger v. Rosette, No. 19-2470 (6th Cir. 2021) Plaintiff Nicole Marie Swiger took out a $1,200 loan with an interest rate exceeding 350% from online lender Plain Green LLC, an entity organized under the...

The Paris Court of Appeal rules over French courts’ jurisdiction to hear a liability...

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In a recent decision issued by the International Commercial Chamber of the Paris Court of Appeal, the court quashed a judgment of the Paris First Instance Tribunal (Tribunal judiciaire), which found that it lacked...

District court vacates award where tribunal failed to address repeated objections to arbitrability of...

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Copragi S.A. v. Agribusiness United DMCC, No. 20 Civ. 5486 (LGS) (S.D.N.Y. Mar. 15, 2021) In August of 2013, Petitioner, Copragi S.A. ("Copragi"), a Moroccan entity, and Respondent, Agribusiness United DMCC ("Agribusiness"), a citizen...

Brussels Court of First Instance rules that tribunal secretaries can assist in drafting an...

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In a judgment of 17 June 2020, the Brussels Court of First Instance refused to set aside an ICC award in favour of the European Commission based on allegations that it was partly drafted...

Fifth Circuit rules that relocation of place of arbitration did not manifestly disregard the...

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Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Inc. v. The Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Venezuela, No. 20-60347 (5th Cir. Mar. 10, 2021) A little over a year before Hugo Chávez came to power in...

Second Circuit affirms arbitration award while confirming continuing applicability of manifest disregard of law

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Seneca Nation of Indians v. State of New York, No. 19-4022 (2d Cir. Feb. 22, 2021) On August 18, 2002, the Seneca Nation of Indians (the "Nation") entered into a Compact with the State of...

District court rules an agreement purporting to require arbitration of any dispute with a...

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Mey v. DIRECTV, LLC, No. 5:17-CV-179-JPB-JPM (N.D. W. Va. Feb. 12, 2021) In 2012, Plaintiff Diana Mey, an ordinary wireless consumer, entered into a cell phone service contract with AT&T Mobility which included an...

District court rules that party who voluntarily did not appear at the final hearing...

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Bartlit Beck LLP v. Okada, No. 19-cv-08508 (N.D. Ill. Mar. 12, 2021) Kazuo Okada ("Okada"), a Japanese gambling magnate, was the founder of Universal Entertainment Company ("UEC"), and owned a significant percentage of UEC's...

Swiss Supreme Court confirms that claims against bankrupt Swiss parties do not ipso facto...

In a decision published on 1st March 2021, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court ("SFSC") ruled on the arbitrability of a claim and the corresponding enforceability of an international arbitral award in the light of...

Brazil Signs the Singapore Convention on Settlements arising from Mediation

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On June 4, 2021, Brazil signed the Singapore Convention on Mediation ("Singapore Convention"), which provides a uniform framework for settlement agreements put in writing resulting from mediations entered in one of the contracting states....

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