Justices Say Consulting Services Dispute Should Not Be Arbitrated But Litigated
(April 29, 2016, 2:11 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A New York appellate panel majority on April 26 reversed a lower court decision and held that a dispute should be heard in court and not, as the lower court had found, arbitrated in London (Garthon Business Inc., et al. v. Kirill Ace Stein, et al., No. 653715-16521NB 16521NA 16521N, N.Y. Sup., App. Div., 1st Dept.; 2016 NY Slip Op 03102; 2016 N.Y. App. Div. LEXIS 2991).
(Opinion available. Document #05-160524-009R.)
Garthon Business Inc. and Crestguard Ltd. (collectively, Garthon) are entities controlled by...