SCOTUScast 3-14-08 featuring Mark Perry

Preston v. Ferrer

March 14, 2008

Mark Perry

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 SCOTUScast 3-14-08 featuring Mark Perry - MP3
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Bio for Mark Perry

On February 20, 2008, the Supreme Court decided Preston v. Ferrer. The Court held that when parties agree to arbitrate all questions arising under a contract, the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA), supersedes state laws lodging primary jurisdiction in another forum, whether judicial or administrative. Mark Perry of Gibson, Dunn, & Crutcher discusses the case.

 

Oral Argument - Jan. 14, 2008:
http://www.supremecourtus.gov/oral_arguments/argument_transcripts/06-1463.pdf

 

Decision - February 20, 2008:
http://www.supremecourtus.gov/opinions/07pdf/06-1463.pdf


 

 

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