Appeals Court Revives $3.5M Award Against Oxbow Unit

Law360, Houston (October 22, 2013, 9:05 PM EDT) -- A Texas appeals court restored a $3.5 million judgment against an Oxbow Corp. unit Tuesday in a dispute over a cogeneration contract, saying a Porter Hedges LLP partner who arbitrated the case had not shown bias against Oxbow’s attorneys at Yetter Coleman LLP.

Although arbitrator David Peden’s defunct law firm Greenberg Peden PC had been indirectly involved in an attorney’s fee feud with another of Yetter Coleman’s clients years before Peden presided over the suit between Oxbow Calcining LLC and Port Arthur Steam Energy LP, the...
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