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Seldin v. Estate of Silverman

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

Issues: (1) Whether the Federal Arbitration Act categorically forecloses courts from vacating an arbitration award on the ground that the award is contrary to public policy; and (2) whether the FAA’s protection against an arbitrator’s “evident partiality” is triggered when there is a reasonable impression of partiality, or instead by a more heightened standard such as a showing of actual bias.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 31 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 8, 2021)
Jan 20 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from February 8, 2021 to April 9, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 21 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 9, 2021.
Apr 08 2021Brief of respondents Estate of Stanley C. Silverman, et al. in opposition filed.