Tag Archives: ARBITRATE

FLORIDA ARBITRATION LAW: WHEN CAN THIRD PARTY BENEFICIARIES TO A CONTRACT BE COMPELLED TO ARBITRATE?

An important trend in business contracts today involves the use of arbitration provisions to resolve some or all contemplated disputes that may arise between parties to the contract and sometimes “third-party beneficiaries” of the contract.  Contracts are often made for … Continue reading

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Writing That One Must Arbitrate May Not Be Enough To Require Arbitration

PrintWe’ve written about arbitration a few times and made reference to this alternate dispute resolution process in several blog postings over the years. [For example, click: HERE or HERE.] Those who read our Ruminations may remember that we are somewhat … Continue reading

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ARS Issuer Can Arbitrate Claims Against Broker-Dealer Related to Auction Services

The Second Circuit recently held that an issuer of auction rate securities (ARS) could arbitrate claims against the financial services firm that advised the issuer on the offerings and acted as the lead underwriter and the main broker-dealer responsible for… … Continue reading

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Carnival Cruise Lines Ordered to Pay Attorney Fees for Improperly Attempting to Force a Crew Member to Arbitrate His Personal Injury Claim

We reported on August 9, 2010 that Brais & Brais was successful in obtaining a ruling from a Miami, Florida Federal Court finding Carnival Cruise Lines cannot force a crew member to arbitrate his personal injury claim without producing a … Continue reading

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SON FORCED TO ARBITRATE CLAIM AGAINST NURSING HOME

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