• U.S. District Court
  • Haight, J.
A court can vacate an arbitration award, if the arbitrator knew about and refused to apply a governing legal principle that was well-defined, explicit and clearly applicable. In November 2008, the plaintiff immigrant, Julio Gomez, purchased a 2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer from the defendant, Country Motors II, which does business as Bob's Dodge.