WASHINGTON, Dec 2- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday weighed British company BG Group Plc's bid to reinstate a $185.3 million arbitration award against Argentina that an appeals court threw out. Several justices voiced doubts when Argentina argued that BG should have sued in Argentina's courts first.» Read More
Nov 12- Starbucks Corp must pay Kraft Foods $2.76 billion after it ended the companies' grocery deal at least three years early, the coffee chain said on Tuesday. An arbitrator ruled that Starbucks must pay $2.23 billion in damages plus $527 million for interest and legal fees, Starbucks said. Based on the rules of binding arbitration, Starbucks cannot appeal.
SAO PAULO, Oct 31- OGX Petróleo e Gas Participações SA, the beleaguered Brazilian oil company controlled by former billionaire Eike Batista, said on Thursday it expects to end up in arbitration over a deal struck with Malaysian state oil company Petronas.
*Calpers, San Bernardino entering mediation with chaotic city elections looming.
Oct 23- Delaware must open to the public the state's arbitration system, which allows judges on its highly respected Court of Chancery to resolve large business disputes in secret, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday.
Oct 23- Delaware must open to the public the state's arbitration system that allows judges on its highly respected Court of Chancery to resolve large business disputes essentially in secret, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday.
GRANGEMOUTH, SCOTLAND Oct 13- Ineos said on Sunday that it has agreed to go to independent arbitration with the Unite union over a dispute at the UK Grangemouth refinery and petrochemical plant that has led to industrial action including a strike planned to begin next week.
BUENOS AIRES, Oct 10- Argentina will offer about $500 million to resolve disputes with corporations at a World Bank arbitration panel, a financial daily newspaper reported on Thursday.
BUENOS AIRES, Oct 10- Argentina will offer about $500 million in compensation to resolve disputes filed by corporations at a World Bank arbitration panel, a local newspaper reported on Thursday.
NEW DELHI, Oct 4- AgustaWestland has invoked arbitration over a scandal-tainted deal to sell helicopters to the Indian government, according to a statement on Friday from the unit of Italy's Finmeccanica.
*China's biggest cruise ship impounded in South Korea due to legal row. *Disputes between China shipbuilders and shipowners up in last 6 months-arbitrator. *Firms use overseas branches, subsidiaries for arbitration to skirt China ban.
NEW YORK, Sept 25- Citigroup Inc has gone to court to block a new effort by Abu Dhabi Investment Authority to pursue an arbitration over a $7.5 billion investment the sovereign wealth fund made in the bank amid the subprime mortgage meltdown in 2007..
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 18- A high-profile Silicon Valley sex discrimination lawsuit moved closer to trial Wednesday after California's highest court rejected an effort by venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield& Byers to take a former partner's case against it to arbitration.
BOGOTA, Sept 13- Colombia's Labor Ministry said on Friday it was calling an arbitration tribunal to settle a dispute at the local operations of U.S.-based coal miner Drummond, which have been shut down by 52 days of strike action. "The decision... implies the lifting of the strike declared at the said company," the Labor Ministry said in a brief statement on its website.
HOUSTON/ CARACAS, Sept 4- Venezuela failed to act in good faith or properly compensate ConocoPhillips for three big oil assets the country expropriated in 2007, a World Bank arbitration panel said on Wednesday.
HOUSTON, Sept 4- A World Bank arbitration panel said on Wednesday that Venezuela failed to act in good faith or pay ConocoPhillips for three big oil assets the country seized in 2007..
SINGAPORE, Aug 29- Singapore property and drinks conglomerate Fraser and Neave Ltd said on Thursday its joint venture partner, which is run by the Myanmar military, plans to start arbitration proceedings over the company's stake in Myanmar Brewery Ltd..
BUENOS AIRES, Aug 12- Argentina's state-controlled energy company, YPF, said on Monday second-quarter recurring profit rose 31 percent from a year earlier, and the company also disclosed a multimillon-peso charge related to an adverse arbitration ruling. At that time, YPF was controlled by Spain's Repsol.
Aug 7- A brokerage unit of Grupo Santander must a pay a total of nearly $1.9 million to a group of Puerto Rico- based investors who blamed the firm for losses in fixed-income notes that went sour, according to a securities arbitration ruling late Tuesday.
NEW YORK, Aug 2- Wall Street's industry-funded regulator, FINRA, will review a controversial practice in arbitration cases that critics say makes it too easy for brokers to scrub some black marks from their records, according to an official with the organization.
College Health and Investment Ltd, a family limited partnership, filed the case in Boca Raton, Florida against the Wells Fargo& Co unit in 2010, according to a ruling posted on Tuesday on the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority's securities arbitration database. College Health had sought $4.4 million, according to the FINRA panel ruling.