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Issue #2, May 2008

SCOR Says $1.7M Commutation Dispute Should Be Arbitrated

A reinsurer asked an Illinois judge to stay a $1.7 million dispute over whether a commutation includes certain reinsurance contracts


Munich Re, Tall Tree Battle Over Coverage For Hewlett Packard Actions

Munich Re asked a California court to dismiss a suit brought by a cedent demanding reinsurance coverage for claims filed against Hewlett-Packard Co.


5th Circuit Finds For Broker On Negligence, Fiduciary Duty Claims

Claims brought by a cedent against Aon in connection with rescission of a workers' compensation treaty are time-barred, the 5th Circuit ruled


Issue #1, April 2008

Calif. Court Affirms <i>Vacatur</i> For Arbitrator's Failure To Disclose

A $267,000 award should be vacated because the arbitrator's failure to disclose his relationship with the plaintiff's insurer, a California court affirmed


Calif. Judge Refuses To Appoint Umpire, Citing Lack of Jurisdiction

A California judge on March 10 dismissed a cedent's petition to appoint a neutral arbitrator in its dispute with Insurance Company of the West


U.K. Judge Upholds $88.3 Million Award In Favor Of Reinsurer

An English judge upheld enforcement of an $88.3M arbitration award rendered in favor of a Monaco reinsurer


New York Judge Confirms $3 Million Award Against Global Re

A N.Y. judge has confirmed a final award that holds Global Re liable for $3M to a cedent for asbestos claims brought against Coca-Cola Co.


Michigan Judge Sends Consolidation Issue To Arbitrator

A Michigan judge has ruled that an arbitrator must decide whether a reinsurance dispute should be resolved in two or multiple arbitrations


TIG, Global, Settle $1.4M Dispute Over DJ Expenses

Global Reinsurance Corporation of America on March 6 agreed to settle their battle over nearly $1.4M in underlying declaratory judgment expenses


Judge Says Aon At Fault For Placing Policy Without Aggregate Deductible

A broker breached its duty by failing to place a policy that had an aggregate deductible, exposing its client to more than $198M in losses, a judge ruled


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