MORGAN KEEGAN & COMPANY, INC. v. MICHAEL STARNES, ET AL. - Articles

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Posted by: Tanja Trezise on Jun 20, 2014

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Michael A. Brady, Annie T. Christoff and Shepherd D. Tate, Memphis, Tennessee, and Peter S. Fruin, Birmingham, Alabama, for the appellant, Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc.

Attorneys 2:

John James Heflin, III, Memphis , Tennessee, for the appellees, Michael S. Starnes, Laura M. Starnes f/k/a Laura Ann Murchison, The Michael S. Starnes Charitable Remainder Trust and TCX, Inc.

Judge(s): FARMER

The trial court vacated an arbitration award in favor of Petitioner/Appellant Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc., on the basis of “evident partiality” and remanded the matter for rearbitration before a different panel. We reverse and remand for further proceedings consistent with this Opinion.

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