Reinsurance & Arbitration

Reinsurance is an ever-changing industry and the competition is getting tougher. To maintain their edge, even the most seasoned litigators require an insider's knowledge of the latest news, issues and strategies. There's an easy way to stay on top all of the latest reinsurance-related legal developments. Subscribe to HarrisMartin's Reinsurance & Arbitration Report, a publication and online resource from HarrisMartin Publishing.



Issue #4, July 2008

Federal Judge Sends $88.5 Million Battle to Arbitration

An $85.5 million dispute between ITT Industries Inc. and its former captive reinsurer was sent to arbitration on June 20 by a federal judge

Seaton, Century Will Attempt to Settle $3.2 Million Case

A federal magistrate judge has ordered Seaton Insurance Co. and Century Indemnity Co. to attempt settlement of a $3.2 million dispute over

Crowell & Moring Barred From Representing Reinsurer in $3.1 Million Case

A federal magistrate judge ruled that Crowell & Moring may not represent Illinois Union Insurance Co. in a $3.1 million case because

California Jury Finds In Favor of Reinsurer In $6.6 Million Action

A California jury on June 6 determined that a $6.6 million suit brought by Transport Insurance Co. against its reinsurer was not timely filed

Huntsman Urges Remand Of $45 Million Coverage Battle

An insured is urging a federal judge to remand a $45 million coverage dispute to state court, arguing that the reinsurers have waived their right of removal

Reinsurer Accuses Investors, Holding Companies of Fraudulent Scheme

National Indemnity Co. has sued the owners of Seaton Insurance Co. and Stonewall Insurance Co. in federal court, accusing them of scheming to

Lloyd's Seeks Arbitration of $1.9 Million Dispute

Lloyd's of London is urging a federal judge to compel arbitration of its $1.9 million dispute with reinsurance broker B.D. Cooke

Allianz Has Priority Over Silverstein For 9/11 Recoveries

A federal judge has given an excess insurer priority over the World Trade Center's leaseholder in recoveries from 3rd parties for 9/11 damages

Lloyd's Urges Federal Judge To Deny Remand of $1.9 Million Case

Lloyd's of London is urging a judge to deny a motion to remand and compel arbitration of the $1.9 million dispute involving

Mediating Reinsurance Disputes

Peter A. Scarpato of Conflict Resolved discusses mediation as an ''effective but often misunderstood and underused process'' for resolving disputes

Past Issues:

Related Conferences

No conferences scheduled at this time.


The HarrisMartin VerdicTrack lets you track verdicts by product, state, defendant, or expert.