A collection of the most recent US international arbitration decisions is available here. Decisions can be quickly retrieved by using the filter tools below.
Singh Management Company, LLC v. Singh Development Company Inc., No. 18-1566 (6th Cir. May 20, 2019)05/22/2019
Court of appeals vacated the denial of a motion to clarify or amend judgment related to the confirmation of an arbitral award. Court found inconsistencies in the district court’s orders first confirming an arbitral award followed by a decision entering injunctive relief. Court held it was not possible to discern an explanation for these inconsistencies and vacated the denial motion remanding the case for further proceedings.
Constellium Rolled Products Ravenswood, LLC v. United Steel, Paper, and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union, No. 2:18-CV-01404 (S.D.W. Va. May 20, 2019)05/20/2019
Court denied plaintiff’s motion to alter or amend judgment granting an injunction that prevented plaintiff from taken certain actions prior to arbitration, finding that court did not commit a clear error of law in its decision.
Marketti v. The Cordish Companies, No. 1:19-CV-00904-RSL (D. Md. June 21, 2019)06/21/2019
Court granted defendants’ motion to compel arbitration and dismiss the case. Court found that all claims were subject to arbitration pursuant to the agreement and that no useful purpose would be served by staying the proceedings.
Drake v. Conn’s HomePlus, No. 2:18-CV-02773-DLR (D. Ariz. June 21, 2019)06/21/2019
Court granted defendant’s motion to stay proceedings and compel arbitration of Title VII claims. Court found that the parties entered a valid and enforceable agreement that delegated questions of arbitrability to the arbitrator. Court held that because the plaintiff did not specifically allege that the delegation clause was unconscionable, all questions of unconscionability should be delegated to the arbitrator in the first instance.