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OTO, L.L.C. v. Kho

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term

Issue: Whether the Federal Arbitration Act preempts a state from invalidating an arbitration agreement as substantively unconscionable on the ground that it provides procedural protections akin to civil litigation, rather than to the streamlined administrative proceeding that would be available under state law in the absence of the agreement.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 04 2019Application (19A487) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from November 27, 2019 to January 13, 2020, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Nov 04 2019Application (19A487) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until January 13, 2020.
Jan 13 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 14, 2020)
Jan 17 2020Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, OTO, L.L.C.
Jan 23 2020Waiver of right of respondent Ken Kho to respond filed.
Jan 23 2020Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Ken Kho.
Feb 13 2020Brief amici curiae of California New Car Dealers Association filed.
Feb 13 2020Brief amicus curiae of Atlantic Legal Foundation filed.
Feb 14 2020Brief amicus curiae of The Cato Institute filed.
Feb 14 2020Brief amicus curiae of Washington Legal Foundation filed.
Feb 14 2020Brief amicus curiae of Civil Justice Association of California filed.
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