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GE Energy Power Conversion France SAS v. Outokumpu Stainless USA, LLC (June 1, 百姓彩票网)
The Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards does not conflict with domestic equitable estoppel doctrines that permit the enforcement of arbitration agreements by nonsignatories.
Thole v. U. S. Bank N. A. (June 1, 百姓彩票网)
Participants in a defined-benefit retirement plan lack Article III standing to sue, alleging mismanagement of the plan's assets.
Banister v. Davis (June 1, 百姓彩票网)
A Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 59(e) motion to alter or amend a habeas court’s judgment is not a second or successive habeas petition.
Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico v. Aurelius Investment, LLC (June 1, 百姓彩票网)
Members of the Financial Oversight and Management Board, created by the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act, which was created by Congress under its Article IV power, are not subject to the Appointments Clause.
Nasrallah v. Barr (June 1, 百姓彩票网)
Limitations on judicial review of a final order of removal based on a noncitizen's commission of a crime do not preclude judicial review of a noncitizen’s factual challenges to a Convention Against Torture order.
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GE Energy Power Conversion France SAS v Outokumpu Stainless USA is a bit different from the typical Supreme Court arbitration case. Most of those cases involve a predispute arbitration agreement between a consumer and a business, in which a lower court has found some reason to allow the consumer to evade arbitration and the Supreme…
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The Things That Are Caesar’s
Cornell law professor Sherry F. Colb comments on the recent oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in Our Lady of Guadalupe School v. Morrissey-Berru, which raises the question how broadly to construe the word “minister” within the ministerial exception to anti-discrimination law required by the First Amendment. Colb explains where the ministerial exception doctrine might be headed and suggests that an exemption even for criminal misconduct against ministers might be within the existing doctrine.
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