Fifth Court Tosses Suit Against Lawyers, Arbitrator

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"Therefore, on this record, we conclude appellants' complaints are 'about' the arbitration in the underlying business dispute," wrote Justice Douglas Lang for the Fifth Court. "Consequently, because appellants' complaints in this case did not present 'a statutory ground to vacate or modify an arbitration award,' the trial court lacked jurisdiction to review those complaints."

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