Docket No.: 02-634 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Jan 10 2003
Argued: April 22, 2003
Decided: June 23, 2003
9 U.S.C. 1, Economic Activity, 7 U.S.C. 7254, Arbitration, Commerce Clause, Dormant Commerce Clause, EPA, Privileges and Immunities Clause, RICO, antitrust, judicial review, preemption
PartyNames: Green Tree Financial Corp., nka Conseco Finance Corp. v. Lynn W. Bazzle, etc., et al.
Petitioner: Green Tree Financial Corp., nka Conseco Finance Corp.
Respondent: Lynn W. Bazzle, etc., et al.
Court Below: Supreme Court of South Carolina
Citation: South Carolina Supreme Court, 569 S.E.2d 349. QUESTION PRESENTED Whether the Federal Arbitration Act, 9 U.S.C. § 1 et seq., prohibits class-actionprocedures from being superimposed onto an arbitration agreement that does not provide for class-action arbitration. CERT. GRANTED: 1/10/03
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