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September 2013 Blog Posts (2)

New Appellate Arbitration Opinion

The procedural provisions of the California Arbitration Act, not the Federal Arbitration Act, govern judicial review of an arbitration award.

Mave Enterprises, Inc. v. Travelers Indemnity Company of Connecticut, California Court of Appeal, Second District, Div. One,  case no.  B241807, filed September 26, 2013

Link: http://www.courts.ca.gov/opinions/documents/B241807.PDF

Added by Leslie (Les) S. Rothenberg on September 26, 2013 at 6:44pm — No Comments

New Appellate Arbitration Opinion

Under California law, neither the absence of a definite method nor the presence of "alternative options" for appointing an arbitrator renders an otherwise valid arbitration agreement unenforceable.

HM DG, Inc. v. Amini, California Court of Appeal, Second District, Div. Three, case no.  B242540, filed September 20, 2013

Link: www. courts.ca.gov/opinions/documents/B242540.pdf

Added by Leslie (Les) S. Rothenberg on September 20, 2013 at 4:29pm — No Comments

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