Arbitrator Booted From MGM Grand Condo Investors' Case

Law360, New York (January 2, 2014, 1:46 PM EST) -- A Nevada federal judge on Tuesday removed the arbitrator in a case where investors claim they were duped into buying securities in MGM Grand luxury condominium units in Las Vegas with false promises of rental revenue, saying the arbitrator failed to disclose a prior business venture.

U.S. District Judge Miranda M. Du disqualified arbitrator Brendan Hare in the consolidated case against MGM Grand Condominiums LLC and Turnberry West Realty Inc. The judge said Hare did not adequately disclose business affairs that were relevant to his partiality...
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