HOW FINAL ARE ARBITRATION AWARDS?

How Final Are Arbitration Awards?

The answer may surprise you.

For years, contractual arbitration awards have been subject to limited judicial review. Indeed, under State and Federal law, such awards could be challenged only on the grounds that they were procured by corruption or fraud or because the arbitrators exceeded their powers.

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Published In: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Updates, Business Organization Updates, Civil Procedure Updates, Civil Remedies Updates, General Business Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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