Justices Want SG's View In Insurance Arbitration Case

Law360, New York (May 17, 2010, 11:12 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday invited the solicitor general to file a brief expressing the views of the United States in Louisiana Safety Association v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s, London — a dispute over whether federal arbitration law trumps the McCarran-Ferguson Act, which gives states the power to regulate insurance.

The Supreme Court's one-line order did not give a deadline for the solicitor general's brief in the case, which ponders whether Chapter 2 of the Federal Arbitration Act is an "Act of Congress" subject to...
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