The district court held that the dispute fell outside of the arbitration agreement and the Society appealed.
Following is a list of recent bills related to Alternative Dispute Resolution filed during the 81st Texas Legislature.
Discover Bank sued cardholder Vaden in Maryland state court to recover past due charges ($10,610.74 plus interest and attorneys fees).
Last week, the Fifth Circuit decided whether manifest disregard of the law remains a valid ground for vacating an arbitration award
Despite a strong challenge, court upheld arbitral award. The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas denied a motion to vacate an arbitral award and held that the arbitration panel did not “manifestly disregard” the law.
Needless to say, this study could be an excellent avenue to promote arbitration and mediation to aid the resolution of patent-related disputes.