Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the March 24 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday, March 28 and Wednesday, March 29.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Advocate Health Care Network v. Stapleton. Ronald Mann has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Marmet Health Care Center, Inc. v. Brown

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11-391 W. Va. S. Ct. Not Argued Feb 21, 2012 n/a Per Curiam OT 2011
 
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Holding: West Virgina's categorical prohibition of pre-dispute agreements to arbitrate personal-injury or wrongful-death claims against nursing homes is contrary to the terms and coverage of the FAA.

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Judgment: Vacated and remanded in a per curiam opinion on February 21, 2012.

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