Inside The Supreme Court Review Of Oxford Health

Law360, New York (April 16, 2013, 2:00 PM EDT) -- On March 25, 2013, the United States Supreme Court heard oral argument in Oxford Health Plans LLC v. John Ivan Sutter, the latest case to address the evolving federal common law of arbitrability. Oxford Health represents the collision of two major rules governing the Federal Arbitration Act. On one hand is the long-entrenched principle of extremely narrow review prescribed by § 10 of the FAA, a rule rendering arbitration awards virtually unreviewable where the arbitrator undertakes to perform interpretation of a contract, no matter how legally...
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