Kuwaiti Auto Dealer's Fight With Ford Will Go To 6th Circ.

Law360 (November 24, 2020, 10:12 PM EST) -- Both sides to a dispute over a terminated deal to distribute Ford vehicles in Kuwait have appealed to the Sixth Circuit a Michigan judge's decision to toss fraud and breach of contract claims asserted by a Kuwaiti auto dealer against the automaker while the claims are sent to arbitration.

The order in question was issued last month by U.S. District Judge Matthew F. Leitman, who relied on the fact that the Sixth Circuit has "strongly suggested" in published decisions that a district court may dismiss litigation if it concludes that all the claims are subject to arbitration. He noted that the issue...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!