CORONA v. AMHERST PARTNERS, D040084
Where a party is required by contract to submit a dispute to binding arbitration, but does not request that the arbitrator decide his entitlement to attorney fees even though that issue was part of the submission, a trial court may not determine that issue and make an award of fees and costs incurred in the arbitration.
- Decided 04/01/2003
- Published 04/01/2003
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Law Offices of Benjamin Pavone and Benjamin Pavone for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Turner & Maasch, Inc. and John M. Turner for Defendants and Respondents.