Federal Judge Finds Removal Was Proper Under New York Convention
(September 23, 2015, 9:23 AM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A California federal judge on Sept. 18 found that a solar corporation's claims against two Chinese entities were directly related to an underlying arbitration agreement and that its breach of contract claims were properly removed to federal court (Sunvalley Solar Inc. v. CEEG [Shanghai] Solar, et al., No. 15-5099, C.D. Calif.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 125199).
(Opinion available. Document #05-151027-006Z.)
CEEG (Shanghai) Solar Science & Technology Co. Ltd. (SST) and China Sunergy (Nanjing) Co. Ltd. (CSUN) entered into a distribution contract...