|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether the Federal Arbitration Act permits a court to refuse to enforce an arbitration agreement delegating all questions, including questions of arbitrability, to an arbitrator when a party contends that the claim sought to be arbitrated represents a “collateral attack” on a prior arbitration award.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Apr 15 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 19, 2021)|
|Jun 01 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/17/2021.|
|Jun 10 2021||Response Requested. (Due July 12, 2021)|
|Jul 06 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 12, 2021 to August 11, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jul 07 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 11, 2021.|
|Aug 11 2021||Brief of respondents Gulf LNG Energy, LLC, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Aug 25 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/27/2021.|
|Oct 04 2021||Petition DENIED.|
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