A defendant in a securities-related arbitration is seeking to overturn a $1.4 million panel award, alleging "evident partiality." Arbitration defendant Morgan Keegan & Co. backs up that allegation with some usual evidence: a dissenting opinion by one arbitrator who claims another arbitrator was "biased."
Vacatur Suit Supports "Bias" Claim With Dissent's Words
February 4, 2013
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