High Court Is Asked To Review Arbitration Standards

Law360 (April 16, 2018, 4:02 PM EDT) -- Simply Wireless has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Fourth Circuit ruling that the company's trademark infringement claims against T-Mobile must go to arbitration, urging the high court to clarify which disputes are covered by arbitration agreements.

The Fourth Circuit dismissed Simply Wireless Inc.’s complaint in December after finding that the telecommunications company signed an agreement to allow an arbitrator to resolve all arbitrability disputes.  The company argued in its April 9 petition for certiorari that arbitration was inappropriate, saying the trademark dispute "had absolutely nothing...
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