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Posted: February 7, 2021

Public Policy Bars Enforcement of Arbitration Provision Relating to Amount of Mechanics Lien

On February 1, 2021, Justice Ostrager of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Flowcon, Inc. v. Andiva LLC, 2021 NY Slip Op. 30294(U), refusing to enforce an arbitration provision regarding the amount of a mechanics lien, explaining: [T]he issues before the Court are (1) whether the Court or an arbitrator must... Read more »