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“Enforcing Arbitration Awards in Wisconsin”

Thomson Reuters Practical Law Arbitration Joshua D. Maggard, Patrick Proctor-Brown and Zachary T. Eastburn

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A Practice Note explaining how to enforce arbitral awards in the state and federal courts in Wisconsin. This Note explains the procedure for confirming an arbitration award in Wisconsin and the grounds on which a party may challenge enforcement under Wisconsin and federal law, including the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA), and the Wisconsin Arbitration Act (WAA). This Note also explains the procedure for vacating, modifying, or correcting an arbitral award in Wisconsin.