The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has dismissed an appeal of decisions to grant summary judgment to Lloyd's and remand to state court a case filed by Lloyd's against an insured to recover $39 million in claims paid to an insurer/ reinsured pursuant to a confirmed arbitration award rendered under the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. This opinion addresses the reviewability of remand decisions and whether the District Court should have retained jurisdiction over state law-based counterclaims. , Case No. 04-11168 (5th Cir. Aug. 17, 2006).
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