Dried Fruit Co. Found To Have No Agreement To Arbitrate Suit

Law360, New York (December 6, 2017, 6:41 PM EST) -- A Dutch food-processing equipment maker can't arbitrate claims against an Oregon dried fruit producer before the International Chamber of Commerce in a lawsuit over an allegedly faulty machine for drying blueberries, an Oregon federal court ruled on Tuesday, saying the parties had no agreement to arbitrate contract disputes.

U.S. District Judge Michael H. Simon granted Meduri Farms Inc.’s request to enjoin DutchTecSource BV from proceeding with arbitration, saying the companies’ procedural disagreement over the proper forum for resolving their dispute did raise a question about what...
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Meduri Farms, Inc. v. DutchTecSource BV


Case Number

3:17-cv-00906

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Oregon

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other Contract Actions

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Michael H. Simon

Date Filed

June 8, 2017

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