Judge Reiterates Earlier Decision And Orders Dispute Be Arbitrated In London

Mealey's (May 4, 2016, 1:35 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A federal judge in New York on May 2 enjoined an investor from pursuing a dispute before the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and ordered that the dispute be arbitrated in London instead (Oei Hong Leong v. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., No. 13-cv-08655, S.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 58176).

(Opinion available. Document #05-160524-017Z.)

Oei Hong Leong, described by Judge Jesse M. Furman in the instant opinion as “a Singaporean billionaire,” sued The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. on Dec. 4, 2013, in...
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