A collection of the most recent US international arbitration decisions is available here. Decisions can be quickly retrieved by using the filter tools below.
Campagna v. GGNSC Louisville Hillcreek, LLC, No. 3:16-CV-00507-DJH-CHL (W.D. Ky. June 19, 2018)06/19/2018
Court granted in part motion to compel arbitration on all but plaintiff’s wrongful-death claim, finding that the arbitration agreement was neither unconscionable nor invalidly entered into and thus valid.
Daley v. CVS Pharmacy, Inc., No. 2:16-CV-02693-JCM-CWH (9th Cir. June 18, 2018)06/18/2018
Court of appeals affirmed district court’s decision to compel arbitration, finding that the parties entered a valid arbitration agreement which encompassed the issue of arbitrability.
Helmuth v. ARS National Services, Inc., No. 9:11-CV-81044-KAM (S.D. Fla. Nov. 13, 2018)11/13/2018
Court denied defendant’s motion to compel arbitration and strike class allegations. Court found that although a valid arbitration agreement existed, and the dispute was within the scope of that agreement, defendant had waived its right to arbitration. Court held that defendant’s actions in filing an answer, engaging in scheduling conferences, conducting discovery and mediation, and filing motions showed intent to litigate and not to arbitrate.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. v. Kapil, LLC, No. 8:18-CV-01232-TDC (D. Md. Nov. 13, 2018)11/13/2018
Court entered a default judgment confirming an arbitration award which granted damages for a breach of a franchise agreement. Court found that defendant failed to show any of the limited grounds for vacating the award under the FAA.